Boy Am I Thankful

This time of year, everyone takes time to reflect on what they are thankful for.  I’m lucky enough to have had the past 3 months to reflect on life, and boy do I have a lot to be thankful for!  I have the most supportive friends and family that have stood by me through my … More Boy Am I Thankful

Meet Flat Stanley

In less than a week I will embark on my first trip to Asia… solo. I’ve gone through lots of emotions planning this trip.  At first, extreme excitement about visiting my 5th continent in 2 years. Then, even more excitement when I decided on Thailand and started researching the culture, the beautiful temples, the beaches, and … More Meet Flat Stanley

Chicago Tourist Day

Most of my blog posts have been about my experiences traveling the world.  I would be remiss not to mention how amazing it can be to be a tourist in your own city for a day. I’ve lived in the city of Chicago for almost 10 years now. About 4 years ago I realized what a routine … More Chicago Tourist Day