Ski Adventure Essentials

Before I share my next adventure with you I wanted to say thank you to everyone who read and commented on my last post. I was very nervous sharing such a personal part of my life while so many political issues are making it difficult for others to share a similar experience. The number of […]

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Celebrating 20 years in America

“For me, being raised in a free American made all the difference” – Madeleine Albright (Czech born, raised American who became the first woman US Secretary of State)   Twenty years ago last month, I immigrated to the United States of America. As I look back and reflect on the last twenty years, I realize […]

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2017 Adventures

Happy New Year Adventurers! I know it’s almost halfway through January but I finally had a moment to sit down and reflect on the past year and think about what I want to achieve this year. A year ago I posted a list of adventures I hoped to go on in 2016. Did I go […]

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48 Hours in Toronto

One of the benefits of living in Chicago is that a majority of places are a short flight away. New York City is only an hour and a half, Miami is a little under three, Denver is two hours away and you can even leave the country on a one hour flight (that’s shorter than […]

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Prague Photo Diary – Part II

Sunny days and warm evenings are long gone but not the memories of my trip to Prague this summer. As mentioned in my previous post from a few weeks ago, I was in Prague over the summer visiting family and attending my cousin’s wedding. During our visit we stayed downtown in the city center and […]

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Winter Adventure Essentials

Fall is long gone in Chicago and the cold winter days are here so stay. This weekend I am headed off to an even colder place – Toronto, Canada which I’m very excited about. I have only been to Vancouver for a few hours and then spent a week in Whistler so it will be […]

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CaseApp Giveaway!

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post, I received a free CaseApp skin in exchange for writing this review. Although this post is sponsored, all opinions are my own. As someone who doesn’t own any apple products, it’s been hard to find a fun case or skin for my laptop. So when Caseapp connected with me […]

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Traverse City, Michigan

Some of the best trips you take are the ones that were to a random place, had the least amount of planning and exceeded your expectations. My trip to Traverse City, Michigan was exactly that. A few weekends ago we decided to take a short one night trip to upper Michigan to get away from […]

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Wine, Renoir and a black cat

  Every fall Facebook reminds me of the many memories from my semester living in Paris. It was three years ago that I packed my bags and moved to a small apartment in Montmartre with two of my classmates. Almost every night we enjoyed glasses bottles of wine while looking out our living room window […]

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Prague | Photo Diary Part I

  (View from Old Town Square Tower) Prague, Czech Republic is the most beautiful city the world. Ok, so I may be biased because it’s the city I was born in, partially raised in and where I continuously visit the majority of my family. So of course I am going to brag about what an […]

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