…to Suburbia

Last Friday was all about skyscrapers and the quick pace of the city. On Sunday I swapped downtown for the suburbs. The village of Long Grove is a quaint town tucked away in between nature preserves in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. They have several events throughout the year and over this past weekend they […]

From The City….

Early Friday morning found me up and on the 6:15am train greeting the city skyline as we entered into downtown Chicago. The plan for the day was exploring somewhere I had not gone before; I decided to go to the Field Museum. I spent several hours wandering around the massive museum enjoying every exhibit, from […]

Exploring Arizona: Adventure Pt. 1

On Saturday I woke up early and ready to go, excited to fly down to Phoenix. And then when I got to the airport, I saw this: Prop-plane?? Really?! So tiny!! Thankfully, this was just the plane from Seattle to Portland. The flight from Portland to Phoenix had 3 seats on either side of the […]