Labor Day Weekend

Chicago has had the worst and weirdest summer. Between the gloomy days, the storms and rain, and Fourth of July landing in the middle of the week, it’s barely felt like “Summertime Chi”. Either way, we make the best of good weather days as much as we can. This past weekend was a hot one […]

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AUTUMN IN NYC

NYC twice in a year? Yes, please! On a whim, the sister and I decided to do another weekend in NYC before the holidays and winter months arrived. Not only is NYC a favorite destination, but we got to enjoy absolutely perfect autumn weather for all 3 days. Every time I’m there, though, I think […]

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ANNIVERSARY STAYCATION

There’s no better way to explore your own city than to enjoy a staycation here and there. There are always new hotels and restaurants popping up; and even if there aren’t, you can always make stops at your favorite places. We spent our anniversary this year with a staycation at the beautiful Gwen hotel, had […]

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A WEEKEND IN NYC

Oh, how I love New York City. It’s the quintessential “American dream” city, filled with people of all backgrounds, doing jobs of all kinds. On any given corner, you’ll find a mix of people from different countries, with different religions, speaking different languages, but all side by side. Add in all the tourists from around […]

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THE EDGEWATER – MADISON

How beautiful is this photo? It’s taken only with my iPhone 6s, and brightened up a bit. Well, when you’re sitting on the patio of The Boathouse at The Edgewater hotel in Madison, this is the view you’ll have. I was in Madison for work last week and had this place on my bucket list […]

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