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If Drinkin’ Don’t Kill Me…

January 23rd, 2012 · 1 Comment

On Saturday, Central City Chorus held its annual fundraiser cabaret, in which the members of the choir perform a series of songs and skits based around a particular theme. This year’s cabaret was themed around food and drinks, and when Jessica told me about the theme (she’s been a member of the chorus for a […]

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“Sensible Shoes” (a.k.a. “How I Learned to Stop Complaining and Love My Wife’s Shoes”)

December 13th, 2011 · 2 Comments

In every relationship, there are always a few quirky habits that one person finds annoying about his or her partner. In healthy relationships, those little quirks are outweighed by the things we love about our partner, and we learn to deal with it in some mutually beneficial manner, or simply agree to disagree (and live […]

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August 1st, 2011 · No Comments

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A Chicago Engagement

April 13th, 2009 · 6 Comments

In case anyone missed the announcement on Twitter, Facebook or any of our other digital soapboxes, I surprised Jessica this weekend by asking her to marry me. She responded in kind and surprised me — by saying “yes.” And so the story goes…

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Jessica’s “Reel Inspiration” Video Series: It’s Baseball Season!

April 8th, 2009 · No Comments

I’m the worst domestic life partner in the world, folks. Why? Because I’m just getting around to posting an episode of Jessica‘s “Reel Inspiration” video series for Guideposts. In each episode, she offers up a movie review and/or list of films that are “inspiring” in one way or another, and some recommendations for Guideposts readers. […]

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