Back on June 14, 2009
I began this blog and gave it a name based on
the inspiration that comes from having
If you are interested, click HERE to see how
it all began.
Now, over 260 posts later (not counting my
second blog, The Play Date Cafe) and
nearly 400 followers, I am very happy to say
that today, for the first time since November,
I was able to open the window once again!
I know, I know...probably doesn't seem to be a big deal,
maybe not even worth blogging about, but I would be remiss
not sharing this day as it's the total theme for this internet life
I've created. It's currently 71 lovely degrees here in
Northern Illinois and I feel inspired!
Many of you know that this is no longer my view.
Just a little over 2 months after I started this blog,
the view changed and I was not happy!
I'm still extremely disappointed.
If you don't know the story and want to see
what THAT was all about, click HERE
I have yet to take a photo of the outcome because it's still
pretty messed up out there.
(what an oxymoron that is...pretty messed up?)
This was the view just a couple week's after the
land massacre began.
I've since talked to the City planning manager and he has
told me to be prepared that this is only the beginning.
That lovely field leading up to the farm in the first photo
will soon be an office development, and that will be
located just on the other side of the new road.
By the way...in case it escaped your mind as you read
my saga....this road is literally 13 paces from my patio.
Am I still inspired by the view....mmmm, not so much.
But an open window is always the first sign of lovely
things to come....
and THAT'S what I choose to see.