Full City Roosters

I took a much-needed break from the blog, which is why there hasn't been an update or post for some time. Grad school has been insane and I'm exhausted constantly but my kids are adorable and it's really inspiring work. Even when I want to throw my head against the wall and give up some … Continue reading Full City Roosters


The Alcove & State Street Coffee

So I found this after my original spot was way too crowded and people apparently had never parked in a parking lot there this morning. I went on Yelp, found one that was close by, and found this one. At first, I thought it was labeled wrong since it looked like some fancy bar you … Continue reading The Alcove & State Street Coffee

Crooked Tree Coffeehouse

I went to this spot a few weeks ago after running errands with the boyfriend. Luckily, he loves discovering new spots with me, all in the name of research & caffeine. I mean, seriously. Could I have gotten any luckier? Anyway. This spot is actually located in an old home and is super adorable. They … Continue reading Crooked Tree Coffeehouse

Favourite Coffee Shop Orders

It's been a crazy week here in the states and an equally crazy Thursday night here in Dallas. So much sadness happening and I'm still not sure how much exactly one person can do. But anyway, onto happier things today. People have always asked what I normally get at a coffee shop and to be … Continue reading Favourite Coffee Shop Orders

Next Door Coffee Shop

So Wednesday  was my last day in Chicago. Yesterday, movers came to most of my stuff in a van. Next time I'll see it, I'll be in my apartment in Dallas and starting a new job. So it felt appropriate to spend the morning at the first coffee shop I frequented when I first moved here. First … Continue reading Next Door Coffee Shop