Wednesday, February 13, 2013

for friendship and pizza


The other day, we got an AMAZING package delivered to our door.
Inside: a heart-shaped Chicago-style Lou Malnati’s pizza!
And a tin of Garrett’s cheese and caramel popcorn!


This gift came from my friend, Mona.
Seriously, she knows the way to my heart.
Chicago pizza is my favorite food, and one of the biggest things (besides people) that I get homesick for.


And this popcorn is absolutely delicious.
During its travel here, it had actually exploded all over the box. Since it was touching the dry ice inside, I didn’t think the popcorn was okay to eat.
So we called Lou Malnati’s, and they sent us a second package of popcorn and pizza.
We lucked out in getting two pizzas. :)

This picture is from our college graduation in Chicago.
Mona and I were roommates, and we had all of our education classes together.
We both got married in the weeks after graduation, and I moved away.
Unfortunately, there were some misunderstandings that we never made peace with.
We hadn’t spoken until this January.
And in the end, God is good.
He gave us the grace to forgive each other.
And I am so glad to count her as a friend again.

Thank you so much, Mona!

6 comments:

  1. Aah! Lucky girl! :) I'm thinking I need to have a slice of Chicago sent to me too.

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  2. Love you, girl! I want some pizza, too.. Luckily for me, it's only a couple blocks away! I love that picture and wish I had long hair again! I'm also really enjoying our fresh start to the new year!

    XOXOM.

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  3. That is absolutely adorable, I want one!

    fameliquorlove.blogspot.com xx

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  4. Yummm..... Chicago pizza. I can almost taste it! :)

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  5. That is the sweetest package!!! We went to Chicago a couple of years ago and had Giordano's Pizza FedEx'd to not too long ago cause we loved our experience there that much!

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  6. ahh just came across your blog love love the chevron! I love everythingggg chevron!

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