Copying here an Instagram entry from last week: my t-shirt which I ordered as a part of supporting local business (Vanille Chicago) has arrived. And that was a reason for me to bake some frozen croissants which I ordered from them a couple of weeks ago.
Supporting Local Business
Published by Hettie D.
My name is Henrietta (Hettie) Dombrovskaya. I was born in Saint-Petersburg, Russian (actually, back then – Leningrad, USSR) in 1963, and immigrated to the United States in 1996. I love Saint Petersburg, the city I was born and raised in, and I think it’s one of the most beautiful places in the world. Similarly (but differently) I love Chicago, and can’t imagine myself moving somewhere else in the observable future. I have three children, Igor, Vlad and Anna, all adults living on their own, and one (so far) granddaughter Nadia. I also believe that my children are the best thing that happened in my life. As for my professional life, I am working in the field of Information Technologies. When I was twenty, I’ve declared that the databases are the coolest thing invented and that I want to do them for the rest of my life. Thirty plus years later, I still believe it’s true, and still, believe that the databases are the best. These two statements together imply that I think a person can have it all, and indeed, I think so! Keep reading my journals to find out how I did it. View all posts by Hettie D.
2 thoughts on “Supporting Local Business”
Love the shirt! And the croissants look amazing.
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Thank you! I love these guys, all about them, from croissants to cakes, to feeding essential workers. I am glad they are a part of Chicago 🙂