365 Photo Challenge | Day 56 | A Cup Of ______

Day 56 - A Cup Of ______

Day 56 of the 365 photo challenge is “A Cup Of ______.” You guys know how much I love my tea. Today, double chai with Samurai and Maharajah, and a dash of almond milk.

365 Photo Challenge | Day 53 | Sweet Treats

Day 53 - Sweet Treats

Day 53 of the 365 photo challenge is “Sweet Treats.” My usual lunch spot, Filter in Wicker Park, has the most tempting dessert case. In most cases, I am able to resist, but every so often…

Favorite Things | New Books | February

Yesterday we started a new monthly tradition around here. Books!

Papa Bear and I are massive book nerds, but we haven’t added anything to our collection in so long. Tight financial times do require some restrictions, but every once in a while, it’s not the worst thing in the world to treat yourself to some literary love.

Favorite Things - New Books - February

Yesterday Baby Bear and I had some time to kill, so we dropped by the bookstore. Like you do.

We picked up a book for each of us three bears, which I think we need to do once a month from here on out. Here’s what we found!

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365 Photo Challenge | Day 49 | A Favorite Snack

Day 49 - A Favorite Snack

Day 49 of the 365 photo challenge is “A Favorite Snack.” Being a barber in Wicker Park, Chicago, you can imagine I have some incredibly cool clients. And I do. One of them brought me two different varieties of bacon that he smoked himself. As soon as we opened the first package, Papa Bear got a little bit turned on. For real. It’s that good.

I hear tell there is also smoked cheese in the works.

365 Photo Challenge | Day 48 | Color From The Garden

Day 48 - Color From The Garden

Day 48 of the 365 photo challenge is “Color From The Garden.” Yeah, it’s winter. So there isn’t much going on out there, not that we have a garden in our little motel apartment. But I do have a ton of these beautiful little forelle pears. They came from a garden or orchard somewhere, right? Yes, I know, it’s a bit of a stretch, but I like the photo nonetheless.