Twenty Days of Thankful #7

Day #7: Naps


I told my boss that I needed some time for self-care today. It’s been an intense week of very little sleep, and by self-care I pretty much meant playing continuous X-Files episodes on Hulu while napping all day.

I’m ok with it.


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Lauren Warnecke is a freelance writer and editor, focused on dance and cultural criticism in Chicago and across the Midwest. Lauren is the dance critic for the Chicago Tribune, editor of See Chicago Dance, and founder/editor of Art Intercepts, with bylines in Chicago Magazine, Milwaukee Magazine, St. Louis Magazine and Dance Media publications, among others. Holding degrees in dance and kinesiology, Lauren is an instructor of dance and exercise science at Loyola University Chicago.