Latest Obsession: Fruit Bats

Fruit Bats - Ruminant Band

There’s a chance I inherited obsessive compulsive disorder from my dad, who doesn’t know he has obsessive compulsive disorder. Keep in mind, I’m sort of like a hipster in the sense that I never catch on to trends until ten years after. Either way, here are my current obsessions: Ruminant Band by Fruit Bats (yeah, the whole album): more »

Travel | Taste of Randolph

okay, i’m a little behind… but still had to share. how could i not with all of these amazing restaurants? below are our top pics from the taste of randolph this past weekend: thyme & oregano kettle corn from the tasting room, chips & and a hefty helping of quac from de cero, spinach arancini more »

What a Beautiful Day

well, here in the midwest with the rainy & gloomy springtime i can’t necessarily say it’s a beautiful day in the traditional sense, but each day brings something beautiful. it may take some digging to find. breathe, and enjoy the life you have. a while back, i took this picture of a businessman playing chess more »

Reminiscent Melodies

I adore this song by City and Colour (suggested by our music correspondent, Jamie). (listen here) The changes in tone throughout the song tell a story. It reminds me of my time in Europe. Okay, that’s a bit vague; I provided pictures: ||| enjoy your weekend! – R |||

New Home & Afternoon Tune

I’m finally moved in to my lovely apartment in chicago! it’s been a long week, so we thought we’d share this lazy afternoon tune by The Lumineers: After a lengthy (but fun!) process of departing Europe, holiday celebrations and moving into a new place, it’s time to enjoy the city again! We’re checking out the more »