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my $5,703 birthday party.

my $5,703 birthday party.

I did it. I threw myself a birthday party and spent all the money you donated. But before you totally write me off, let me explain who came and what the party was all about. As you may know, for my 30th birthday in lieu of […]

what the CatCade is doing right.

what the CatCade is doing right.

You guys… we’re close to $3,500, my heart is so full. Thank you to everyone who has donated so far to provide a bed for the dogs of Chicago Animal Care & Control. We’ve ordered our first shipment and we cannot wait to set them […]

my $26,613.75 birthday gift.

my $26,613.75 birthday gift.

As I walked through the rows of kennels of Chicago Animal Care & Control, I spotted him. A senior dog with a wagging tail and folded ears, waiting patiently until it was his turn to be loved. We continued walking through the rows with dog […]

how I choose my partners.

how I choose my partners.

Top o’ the mornin to ya! Wow, I hate myself. I hope everyone enjoyed their St. Patty’s Day festivities. As someone who is very Irish (read: reddish hair and pale/easily sunburned skin) it’s one of the few days I am happy to be from the […]