Day 1:, May 24: Flowers from my backyard!!
Day 2, May 25: This picture wasn’t posed at all..haha.
Day 3, May 26: My wonderful dog Gracie
Day 4, May 27 : 25,000 views!
Day 5, May 28: Homemade pretzels of awesome!
Day 6, May 29: Crosstown game
Day 7, May 30: I can’t get away from school. Ugh.
Day 8, May 31 Playing Dachshund-opoly with these fools.
Day 9, June 1: I finally made something from Pinterest! Shrimp scampi!
Day 10, June 2: Zoo with my sister! The zoo wasn’t busy at all and though cold, it was still nice!
Day 11, June 3: Melted crayon art with Alicia for the blog.
Day 12, June 4: I hate when most of your grande mocha is whipped cream. First world problems.
Day 13, June 5: My permit!!
Day 14, June 6: We only made a slight mistake with our 5K.
Day 15, June 7: Sometimes, you just need to eat some Dairy Queen.
Day 16, June 8: Thai food of yummyness.
Day 17, June 9: This number isn’t even close to the number we actually have today.
Day 18, June 10: These people are cool.
Day 19, June 11: Happy (early) birthday Alicia! (Don’t worry, I didn’t get her a box of cereal.)
Day 20, June 12: Happy birthday Alicia!
Day 21, June 13: “Hanging with these hotties in a house on a beautiful Thursday,” says Alicia and Samantha.
Day 22, June 14: Sweet home, Chicago.
Day 23, June 15: Calvin just lounging away. For someone who is 14 (I think..), he does quite well.
Day 24, June 16: Happy Father’s Day to the best padre out there!
Day 25, June 17 : You have to see my beautiful face once in a while!
Day 26, June 18: Flowers from the backyard. Today was a beautiful day in the neighborhood. And a great day in general. 30,000 views!
Day 27, June 19: Una cena muy deliciosa y muy buena. (A dinner very delicious and good.)
Day 28, June 20: I found a dress that was my mom’s when she was in eighth grade and so I decided to wear it today. It’s going to be my prom dress. Haha.
Day 29, June 21: Our pottery for the blog!
Day 30, June 22 : My artwork that’s displayed in my room.
Day 31, June 23: A gorgeous view from Lincoln Park of the city!
Day 32, June 24: Eggs.
Day 32, June 25: Our brownies!
Day 33, June 26: The little bunny who enjoys living in our backyard.
Day 34, June 27: Looking down the street on my way home from Alicia’s.
Day 35, June 28: The sky after my long day at work.
Day 36, June 29: Calvin and Gracie lounging.
Day 37, June 30: I made pie.
Day 38, July 1: First day at work and I slice my finger. Stupid lemon wedger.
Day 39, July 2: I got these shoes a long time ago and I don’t usually wear them because Alicia hates them.
Day 40, July 3: I made chocolate cupcakes with peanut butter frosting. They were bad..
Day 41, July 4: Happy fourth of July!
Day 42, July 5: There is a high price for beauty, but it’s a price I’m willing to pay.
Day 43, July 6: My very first paycheck!
Day 44 , July 7th: Calvin with a bandage I fixed up for him. He wasn’t too happy about it. No worries; he is fine. He just has a little sore thing on his leg.
Day 45, July 8: Papers from my new job as a teen reporter!
Day 46, July 9th: My new home.
Day 47, July 10: Flowers from Downtown
Day 48, July 11: The view from the 22nd floor of the Tribune Tower!
Day 49, July 12: My annual hot dog!
Day 50, July 13: At the dunes with my bestest friend. Aren’t we fantastic?
Day 51, July 14: One month people.
Day 52, July 15: They got a little sun tanned.
Day 53, July 16: I got bored while watching a documentary; I had to pick the polish off. Once a small piece comes off, it’s fair game for all.
Day 55, July 18: …I have no words…
Day 56 , July 19: The moon on a stormy suburban night.
Day 57, July 20: Just getting blog stuff done, of course.
Day 58 , July 21: There were animals outside my hotel room at the Animal Kingdom Lodge: Jambo House.
Day 59, July 22: Still there are animals outside my hotel room!
Day 60, July 23: The Sorcerer’s Hat at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Day 61, July 24: My favorite photo from Disney. We just dropped on Splash Mountain. Greatest experience of my life.
Day 62, July 25: Alicia wanted a chameleon, so I got her one.
Day 63, July 26: The garden is in full swing!
Day 64, July 27: He wasn’t feeling getting his photo taken.
Day 65, July 28: She wanted to cuddle…I hoped.
Day 66, July 29: The sky was quite beautiful.
Day 67, July 30: Throwback photo but definitely needed.
Day 68, July 31: My faithful computer.
Day 69, August 1: Our rainbow cake
Day 70, August 2: Starting to pack for the National Student Leadership Conference.
Day 71, August 3: I happen to look out my room and I see my dad reading the blog.
Day 72, August 4: This is how I organize my life: a white board.
Day 72, August 4: We had to write mission statements and my group, Equipo Fantástico, wrote this one.
Day 73, August 5: This room smelled like pee.
Day 74, August 6: The Sears Tower!
Day 74, August 7th: A stunning view of the Ferris wheel.
Day 75, August 8: Beginning to pack up from the greatest trip of my life.
Day 76, August 9: Having to leave this group of the 13 most amazing people in the world makes me upset, but at the same time ready to see what’s around the corner.