Hello out there!
I've taken the last seven months to complete a total life reorganization that involved losing my job and moving to a new city.
After almost seven years, the company I worked for offered me a layoff that included an incredibly generous severance package. I was thrilled.
I immediately called my best (and only remaining) friend in Chicago and asked if I could spend the next weekend sleeping in the corner of her library while I hunted for an apartment in Rogers Park.
I ejected a lot of furniture and tchotchke, including my old sofa.
Here's a peek