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A Day at the Botanic Gardens

IMG_1075What are you up to this weekend? Last night Dan and I went to the newly opened Soho House for drinks after work, and then I got home and my throat started hurting. Hopefully with some rest today (along with some Emergen-C) it’ll go away. Since I’m just hanging out watching The Mindy Project, I thought I’d share these photos from two weekends ago when Dan and I jetted out of this town for a glorious fall afternoon at the Chicago Botanic Gardens. It was a beautiful day and we were lucky to have a car loaned to us for the weekend! (We also used it to see Guardians of Galaxy, which was so good! Funny and cute, action-packed, plus Chris Pratt is adorable. Also, good soundtrack.)

Anyhow, the Botanic Gardens are insanely pretty and someone I know needs to get married there stat (actually not sure if they allow weddings but that would be so good).  Get ready for a feast for the eyes:

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^Nature at its finestIMG_5286^HUMMINGBIRD! There were 2 playing around, and it was very cool. This photo is very zoomed in – excuse the graininess.IMG_1061 IMG_1072 IMG_1086

^Flowers every where.  Dahlias are the best. Especially the Bahama Mama variety…IMG_1087 IMG_1088 IMG_1089 IMG_1100 IMG_1103 IMG_5268 IMG_5276 IMG_5281 IMG_5290

So pretty! Now, go enjoy the rest of your weekend! xoxo



One response to “A Day at the Botanic Gardens”

  1. John says:

    This looks amazing!

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