36 hours in San Diego.

This past weekend, my friend Katie and I traded in the winter weather of the midwest for the sunny beaches of California! Friday Even though we arrived Thursday night, it was pretty late so our vacation didn’t really start until Friday! Our AirBNB was right off Pacific Beach. It was a simple studio with a […]

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72 Hours in Tennessee.

You know those weekends that just rejuvenate you and you come back ready to take on the world? That’s what I feel like after this weekend. Sometimes you just need a weekend away in the mountains to relax and reset. Meet: Dana, Lexi, Allison and Jackie. We’ve all been friends since 2nd, 3rd and 4th […]

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48 hours in Kansas City.

This past weekend, I traveled to Kansas City for a quick visit to see some of my college friends. Even though I went to school 2 hours away, I had actually only driven through the city a few times and visited a suburb once. Coming from Chicago, I’m always in awe of other cities and […]

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48 hours in Saugatuck.

I love weekend getaways. Living in the Chicago-area, I am lucky to be close enough to Michigan that is a pretty convenient weekend destination. While it is only a few hours away, I feel like I’m in vacation-mode as soon as I cross the border. My favorite childhood memories are from the shores of Southwest […]

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72 hours in Denver.

This past weekend I flew to Denver, Colorado for a weekend of outdoor adventures and girl time. Two of my college roommates live there, so it was a blast to catch up!! I put together a quick GoPro video recap from my weekend… check it out! Featured: Eldorado Canyon State Park; Pedal Hopper Bike Bar; Red […]

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Saturday staycations.

When you’re a kid growing up in the Chicago suburbs, the only things you would do in the city were: see the Bean, go to a museum, go to a Cubs game, or go shopping on Michigan Avenue. Typical touristy-things. Now that I’m an adult and can really explore the neighborhoods, I’m finding that Saturdays […]

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