the avant-guardian

My blogs

About me

Gender Female
Industry Environment
Occupation mother and student
Location Chicago
Introduction Hello, my name is Mandy. Some people call me Amanda. I'm a tried and true Midwestern girl, mother and wife. I blog about anything that interests me. What I am most interested in is continuing to learn and to love. Thanks for the visit!
Interests my loved ones, nature, style, art, film, music, culture, humor, philosophy, living thoughtfully
Favorite Movies documentaries, Audrey Hepburn movies, foreign films, Hitchcock, Woody Allen
Favorite Music Fats Waller, Fleetwood Mac, Phoenix, Dusty Springfield, Neil Young, Eric Satie, Breakbot, Billie Holiday, Devendra Banhart, The Magnetic Fields, Robyn, Talking Heads, Wild Cub
Favorite Books Camille, anything by Dave Eggers, David Sedaris, Oscar Wilde or Craig Thompson