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    What I’m Reading: August 2015

    I’m working through two books this month – both non-fiction, both historical narratives, and both great reads (even if you find history more of a sleep aid than…

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    Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

    A little over an hour southwest of downtown Chicago is the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie. It’s a 19,000 acre natural area owned and operated by the United States Forest…

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    Lake Como

    Heaven is a place on Earth…it’s called Lake Como. The second stop on my Europe trip this summer, Lake Como is as awesome as you’ve probably…

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    Firenze

    There was a time before graduate school when I used to be a photographer…just kidding…but I feel bad about not getting out to shoot as much…

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    Tuscany

    This summer was a bit of a whirlwind for me but I somehow managed to work in a three week trip to Europe, a 10 day…