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7 REASONS I'M MADLY IN LOVE WITH CHICAGO


HOW TO HELP WHEN YOU'RE FEELING HELPLESS

It is astonishing (and sad) to me how many bloggers and influencers with platforms much bigger than my own shy away from topics like this - while I understand to a certain extent wanting to give people a place to take a breather, enjoy something more lighthearted and fun than politics, in this moment in America, these aren't even politics anymore...

7 REASONS I'M MADLY IN LOVE WITH CHICAGO

I remember the first time I visited Chicago - it was December 2000, before climate change really got serious and we started having 60 degree days in February so - to put it simply, it was very cold. I was only celebrating my fifth birthday but I still...

WHAT I'VE LEARNED SINCE MOVING AWAY FROM HOME

I remember the day I left for college like it was yesterday. Now granted, though it does still seem like it's been a lifetime since I lived at home, it was only three years ago -- but my life has changed so much since I moved to Chicago that heading back after a visit home sometimes feels like a nostalgia...

21 LESSONS I'VE
LEARNED IN 21 YEARS

Recently, I turned 21. I know what you're thinking - if you're 2+ years older than me, you're thinking about how young I am, and how I have so much to learn ahead of me and maybe (if you're more than 2+ years my senior) how I'm part of a rotten generation who only cares about posting pictures of artisanal donuts to The Facebook and complaining about our unpaid internships. Well, there is some...

5 THINGS TO START
DOING FOR YOURSELF

Whether you're still in school or on the full-time work grind, it's getting to that point in the year where things start to get crazy. Espresso seems necessary for survival, and the days...