A few months ago I went on a work trip to Philadelphia. I knew my work days were going to be long so I flew in early Sunday morning to explore the city. Below is what I was able to fit into one day plus a few restaurants I ate at during my trip! Places to See Liberty Bell: The Liberty bell is one of the most iconic symbols for American Independence. It is free to see so definitely check it out if you are in the city. Independence Hall:… View Post

Art Prize is an event downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan that started in 2009 and has grown immensely over the past 9 years now attracting over 500,000 people to the city. Any artist from anywhere in the world is welcome to enter a piece into the competition. The art is displayed all over city in the bars, restaurants, museums, parks, hotels, etc. and is judged by art experts as well as the public. Two winners (one for the expert votes and one for the popular vote) receive a $200,000 prize. From… View Post

 Hey everyone! A ton of my friends have been getting engaged recently and the question on everyones mind is Рwhat do I get for an engagement gift? To save you the trouble of having to look around, I linked some cute gift ideas below that are all under $50! Any of these would be adorable paired with a bridal magazine and a cute card! Xoxo,

Happy Saturday Everyone! Can you believe it’s officially sweater weather? I don’t know about you but this year has flown by for me. Although I’m sad summer is over, one of the main reasons I love living in the Midwest is that I get to experience all four seasons – with fall being one of my favorites! There is something so magical about sipping hot cocoa and strolling around Lincoln Park as the leaves change colors. I also love that as winter approaches, it gives us the perfect excuse to… View Post

Hey Everyone! Can you believe it’s already fall next week? I’m having a hard time wrapping my head around the fact that summer is coming to a close. Thankfully Chicago has been gorgeous the last few months which will make the transition a little easier. One of the things I will miss most about summer is having the farmers market across the street from me. If you live in Chicago and haven’t checked out the Green City Farmers Market on Clark street in Lincoln Park you need to go! There… View Post