I took the scraps of material that remained from aprons that my mother made. Cut the scraps into squares and made a queen size quilt. It is completely hand sewn and I had absolutely no experience in putting this together. It took me 9 months to complete the project. I consider it a tremendous achievement, not to mention that is nice and warm in the winter.
A kinder gentler name for the police department.
Holy Name Cathedral opened in 1874 and became the seat of the Archdiocese of Chicago. It was built after the Chicago Fire destroyed the Cathedral of St. Mary. An attic fire closed it for most of 2008 and 2009. It’s Midnight Mass on Christmas is broadcast around the world via WGN TV.
On a path now and curious about what’s around the bend.
I know it’s still December, but I’m already anticipating Spring.
It’s not that time of year without Christmas Around the World at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. Photo taken in 2015 when the theme was Festival of Lights.