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When Good is Enough

Friday, September 18, 2015

This week I wanted to write a post sharing my excitement for the blog's new design. Unfortunately, you're being subjected to a bit of a rant instead. I have a problem with comparing myself to others. I compare what I look like, how much I weigh, what state my home is in, how well behaved my child is, the list goes on and on. And now I even compare what my blog looks like to others. Which is really sad because this blog is meant to be a place of comfort and creativity for me, not another mechanism for judgement. 

I hoped a blog would encourage positive thoughts, not self-doubt and perfectionism. Unfortunately, I can't seem to escape the insatiable need to be perfect, even in a cyber world. I've realized that sometimes being good enough is not good enough for me.

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Labor Day Staycation: Why I love Logan Square

Friday, September 04, 2015

Sometimes in life you are lucky enough to live in a place so fabulous, that you look forward to the opportunity to stay home instead of travel. Right now, I feel that way about our current neighborhood in Chicago - Logan Square. And I love to travel, a lot. But this Labor Day, instead of traveling over the long weekend, we will be staying put. Why, you ask? Here are 26 super fun, and many super delicious, reason why:

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