Category Archives: Dad

Root, root, root for the Cubbies

Ah Cubs, you broke my heart this last series. I had kept cool about what could have been, but after you beat the Cards, I truly started to believe this was your season. And then the New York series happened. … Continue reading

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You say I choose sadness, that it never once has chosen me

Growing up, I loved autumn. I looked forward to it all year. Halloween! Jumping in piles of leaves! Bonfires! Add in that my birthday typically fell on the first day of fall, how could I not love it? As I … Continue reading

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Simply having a wonderful Christmas time

I get a lot of flack from friends for liking this song. If they really stopped and thought about it, it’s a no brainer that I dig it. Former Beatle singing a super cheesy pop song? I live for that … Continue reading

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When you’re born in Chicago, you’re blessed and you’re healed the first time you walk into Wrigley Field

  This week, someone on Reddit posted the above picture which I’ve seen reblogged on Buzzfeed listed as “A Beautiful Baseball Story That Will Make You Cry”. I’m not gonna lie, I teared up when I read it. My dad was … Continue reading

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I miss ya, Pa

December marks the 3rd anniversary of my dad’s death. While each day, month, year it gets easier, I still get quite sad this time of year especially around the holidays. My dad was a tough one to buy things for … Continue reading

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