Well guys… If February was a slow reading month, then March was even slower (which I didn’t really think was possible). I only finished two books during the month of March… YIKES. I could make excuses about how March was busy and try to explain why I didn’t read much, but the truth is I … Continue reading March Reads | 52 Book Challenge
If you have been following my blog, chances are you already know that I am a huge Potterhead. I grew up reading the books and watching the movies, which is why when I found out that they were opening a Harry Potter theme park at Universal Studios in Orlando, I knew I NEEDED to go. … Continue reading The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hogsmeade
A few weeks ago, a college friend of mine came to visit me here in Chicago! It was only her second time visiting the windy city, so obviously I wanted to show her as much as possible. When I was asking her about the things she wanted to do and see, one of the things … Continue reading Donut Worry, Be Happy!
Can you guys believe that tomorrow is MARCH?! This year is already flying by, I can’t believe it! If you didn’t know, one of my goals for 2016 is to complete the 52 book challenge and read an average of one book per week. In January, I read nine books, which is outrageously high. Sadly, even with … Continue reading February Reads | 52 Book Challenge
For most of my life, I have hated running. I’ve gone through phases where I’d try to “get into” running, but most of the time I’d give up after a few weeks. I just never understood why people liked it – to me, running for longer than a mile or two just seemed boring to … Continue reading My First Half Marathon & What It Taught Me
The second I arrived in Valparaiso, it was love at first sight. There was just something about it – something about the rolling hills overlooking the Pacific, or the colorful buildings – that was impossible not to love. About two hours west of Santiago, Valparaiso has much more character than Chile’s capital. Steep streets lined … Continue reading Falling in love with Valparaiso (A Photo Diary)