Springtime in Chicago

It’s spriiiiiiing. My windows are open and the flowers are blooming. After a year of showing no interest in the birds outside, my cat Dresden has taken the 5am bird song as his cue to become possessed by his inner cheetah and sprint around my apartment. I’m celebrating Mother’s Day with Mom and John tomorrow… More Springtime in Chicago

welcome to the dark side

Last July, I woke up with a whooshing sound in my head. Several doctors appointments, hearing tests, pokes, and prods later, I had a piece of paper with the words ‘Ménière’s disease’ and ‘serialized allergy testing’ written in almost illegible doctor’s scrawl. And then began the real poking. Serialized allergy testing involves not only testing… More welcome to the dark side