Thanks to COVID restrictions, this was a different kind of Birthday kidnapping weekend for Meeks this year. We ended up staying above the Rockford river in a 2-Room suite with a beautiful view of the surrounding areas. On top of COVID, it was NEGATIVE degrees outside... it was ICE COLD. So, to be honest, except for taking Meeks to a raw oyster dinner; we barely left the suite. It was great because the hotel had a grill and bar in the basement, ad we definitely made use of that; but otherwise we spent te majority of the weekend in the suite, cuddled up and enjoying one another's company.
Washington, DC National Monument Adventure
I was brought out to Washington, DC to do some political work, and my hosts were generous enough to buy a ticket for Meeks and I to travel together. They knew this was the best way to convince me to take the trip, lbvs. Anyway, honestly I was extremely busy during the time we were there, but Meeks a...[continue]
Here are just a few photos from a random paddle boat date that we just had. We decided to go out on the Paddle boat at the Monee Reservoir and spend a couple hours sitting alone out in the water and enjoying one another's company.
WE finished off Meeks' birthday weekend by stopping through the Chicago Auto Show. I'm not gonna lie, we were WORE OUT from the weekend's activities by the time we got there; and made a quick stroll through the show and got back in the car and finished heading home. The show was great, b...[continue]