How to balance multiple passions

As many of you know I am currently balancing multiple passions – yoga, architecture and this blog. When I posted about my day as an architect and yogi by night I received comments asking how am I managing to juggle a 200 hour yoga teacher training (YTT) program while working a 45 hour week and […]

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Happiness Boutique Statement necklace Review

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post, I received my statement necklace from Happiness Boutique in exchange for writing this review. Although this post is sponsored, all opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting brands I support.  As I was packing up my things to move from Chicago’s four seasons and back to sunny all […]

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Architect by Day Yogi by Night

During the day I work as an architect and at night I am at my 200 hour yoga teacher training program which has made for a busy schedule. It’s been a dream come true pursuing both of my passions but with such a tight schedule it doesn’t leave much time for travel. For the next […]

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Dear Chicago

Dear Chicago, Thank you for seven memorable years. I know we had our ups and downs, especially when it came to finding parking, but I will never forget how much I grew up living in the windy city. Now, I have to say good bye. The first time I visited the city I was almost […]

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What to do if your phone stops working abroad

Thank you to my cousin who I used as a model in the photo above =o) I was in London a few weeks ago staying with my best friend, Eliska. One morning I woke up, switched on my phone and began my usual scrolling through Instagram. All of a sudden my phone screen went black. […]

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Rainy day in the city

A few weeks ago I wanted to spend the afternoon in the Streeterville and Gold Coast neighborhoods of Chicago. I had been hoping for a sunny day but was greeted with rain clouds and bursts of cold wind instead. We didn’t want to cancel our plans so R and I strolled around the puddle filled […]

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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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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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Winter Adventure Essentials

Fall is long gone in Chicago and the cold winter days are here to 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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Essentials for Long Flights

Long airplane flights can take a toll on your skin, especially when flying for 9+ hours. During my trip to Europe last month I brought a few essentials in my carry on: Neutrogena Deep Moisturizer Night Cream – I bought this cream for the winter months when my skin gets really dry. But it’s especially […]

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