2015 Weeks 5, 6, 7, 8, & 9: February flew by

La De Blog - 2015-02-15 Chicago Food Swap - what I made
What I brought to February swap: saag tofu, granola

La De Blog - 2015-02-15 Chicago Food Swap - my haul
My February swap haul

2015 Week 5:
Miss Spoken: New Year’s @ Gallery Cabaret. Quesadilla with Eliza & Meghan. 1st Ward Aldermanic Debate @ Wells HS. Dinner with Shanleys @ Handlebar. Made jackfruit curry & vegan nutella for Vegan Food Swap: Blizzard edition!

2015 Week 6:
Drinks with co-workers @ Cobra Lounge. Jerry’s with Stacy. 2nd Ward Aldermanic Debate @ Wells HS. Flying Saucer with Shanleys + epic walk home. Shopped the valentine vegan vortex!

2015 Week 7:
Worked on a song with buddy Steven Gilpin. Finally dropped T-Mobile for Verizon and I have coverage in our condo! Boo v-day dinner @ Bite. Steven Gilpin @ Hideout. Dinner with Alison @ Ground Control. Emily W. djing @ Burlington. Rainer Maria @ Lincoln Hall! Made saag paneer & granola for Chicago Food Swap.

2015 Week 8:
Paczki day! Jennifer T. bday brunch. Kaitlyn & Adam going away party. Lula & Kingsman: The Secret Service with Jerroid! Amanda bday pizza party. Oscars @ Kimmi’s.

2015 Week 9:
Chicago Mayoral & Aldermanic Election! Lunch @ Upton’s with Alison. Parson’s with Ginny. Took Z out for bday dinner to Osteria Longhe. Said goodbye to Parks & Recreation. Tilda dental cleaning & extraction. Movies @ Music Box! The House Theatre production of The Hammer Trinity @ Chopin Theatre. Z bday pizza & coffee party.

Also this week, Rhymes with Twee was happy to support Illinois Leadership Seminars (ILS) by donating a set of Veggie Vampire Tea Towels to their 7th Annual Wine Tasting & Silent Auction Fundraiser at D.O.C. Wine Bar 2/28.

Films watched 5th – 9th week of the year:

Pain and Gain
August: Osage County
Kick-Ass 2
Edge of Tomorrow
A Pony Tale
What If
Le Week-end
The Book Thief
Demolition Man
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus
Small Apartments
The Tale of Princess Kaguya
Kingsman: The Secret Service
Song of the Sea
What We Do in the Shadows

So many fantastic movies, but The Tale of Princess Kaguya and Song of the Sea were both phenomenal. Frank was something I had never seen before and I liked most of it. Ida was incredibly beautiful. Kingsman & WWDITS were belly laugh inducing.