Hi, I'm Angi
Welcome to my corner of the internet! My passions include travel, photography, books, music, Japanese language and culture, Italian language and culture, and art.

Here at Abbott Lane you'll find my thoughts on these topics and much more. Thanks for stopping by to visit!

A Day at Fort Sheridan

This past weekend a friend and I took a ride to Fort Sheridan to take in some nature. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I was pleasantly surprised to find well maintained trails with gorgeous views of Lake Michigan. It was SO nice to get out of the house and into some honest to goodness nature.

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Best Books: August

August wasn't quite as brilliant as July in terms of my reading, but I still cleared out five books. However, I took a few diversions from my August TBR. I bailed on We Ride Upon Sticks. After a few chapters, and seeing how much further I had to go while feeling totally lukewarm about it, I rea…