Learning to Let Go, a Little

Learning to Let Go, a Little

It took me a minute to get my emotional balance back, to find my bearings and to realize what was happening and what had just happened. The caterpillar was clearly nearing its chrysalis stage. My little boy had begun to realize he needed a change in his life, that he was now ready to move to the next stage, and maybe he was not so little a boy anymore. 

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Meet Andrew Alford, Jeffrey Norberg, & Kate, Wicker Park, Chicago

Meet Andrew Alford, Jeffrey Norberg, & Kate, Wicker Park, Chicago

When hotel designer Andrew Alford got an offer to pack up shop in hometown San Francisco, and become chief creative officer for boutique chain Graduate Hotels, based in Chicago, he knew it would be a big transition (not least of all because of the weather). “It was definitely a change for our family,” says Alford’s husband, Jeffrey Norberg, an intellectual property lawyer. “But Chicago is a great city to raise a kid in!” 

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