The Triumph of the Detached Garage

Whether you have an old garage in dire need of an update or no garage at all and desperately want one, building a new garage on your property can be a rewarding project. A garage provides a place for you to keep your car safe from the inclement weather and…

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Chicago 2013 – Part Six


Saturday morning dawned sunny and beautiful – perfect weather for Great America! But first we have to get through our performance.   Like most group trips, there’s a lot of “hurry up and wait” involved in the Chicago trips, but it wasn’t too long before we were on the bus…

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Chicago 2013 – Part Five


We arrived at the Art Institute and crowded into the group reception area so the guard could go through his spiel. Look – that’s one of our Js on the far left! Both Teacher and I love the Art Institute and were super-excited about going there this year.   Teacher…

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Chicago 2013 – Part Four


It was a quick drive from Chinatown to our clinic at VanderCook College of Music, Chuck’s alma mater. I had my camera ready to take photos as we approached, but our bus driver went in the “back way” so we were there before I realized it. Oops!   The first…

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