Category Archives: Nature

FIRST SNOWFALL | CHICAGO, IL

It has been surprisingly warmer for this time of year – Christmas was in the 40s and not a snowflake on the ground. While I could get used to my CA friends telling me they had Christmas dinner out on the patio in 70 degrees weather, I was shocked to secretly want snow and the […]

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MIDWEST FALL | CAMP AWANA, WI

Being from CA, I have come to accept the fact that living in Chicago means that the winters are harsh and cold and the summers are hot and humid. However, I think that the few weeks in October when the leaves change colors almost, ALMOST makes all of that worthwhile. 

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BIKE PATH | PALATINE, IL

Bing and I have been biking together this summer for the first time. More than that awesome feeling of wind in your face, I still can’t get over the beauty that surrounds me just minutes away from where I live. Having lived in Downtown LA for the past six years, one truly gets to appreciate […]

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