Sometimes you wanna go where everybody knows your name. While almost no one knew our names in Boston, my friend and I had an incredible time bopping around Beantown, taking in the beautiful, historic sites, and catching our beloved Chicago Blackhawks as they faced the Boston Bruins. Check out what we did and where we … Continue reading From Chi-Town To Beantown – A Weekend In Boston
As many of us know, going out to eat can really have an impact on the ol' bank account - primarily because of the high price of cocktails! While they may be delicious, they get super pricey. Looking to save a little green while still enjoying the fantastic food Chicago offers? Give your credit card … Continue reading Who Knew? Dinner is Cheaper When You Don’t Order Cocktails. Chicago’s Best for BYOB!
A round trip to New York City where you don't have to pack a bag? Yes, please! It was my friend's birthday and a couple of us decided to surprise her with a shopping and eating day in her favorite city. Flights on Southwest were dirt cheap (and we had a ton of points saved!) … Continue reading One Day In NYC. Yes, Really. One Day.
So you find a ridiculously cheap flight and your first thought is, "what's the catch?" I'll tell you the catch: they charge for your carry-on and checked bags. This happened to me a couple months ago, except this time, I decided "CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!" I booked a round-trip to Iceland for $270 - and let's be … Continue reading I Hate Baggage Fees So I Went To Iceland With Only a Backpack
We Chicagoans tolerate Midwest winters because the summers are so epic - and a huge reason is because it's peak festival season! Some of the most popular fests around the city consist of...booze. Beer fests are some of the best Chicago has to offer and trust me - we know our way around the good … Continue reading Hey Booze Hounds! Here’s the Ultimate Beer Fest Roundup
"Walking with my feet ten feet off of Beale..." Ahhh Memphis...my new favorite not-so-hidden gem in the middle of the country! If you're planning the proverbial trip to Nashville, I HIGHLY recommend making a pitstop in this adorable, historic, beautiful haven for all things music and barbecue. My friend and I jetted down to Memphis … Continue reading As They Say…I’m Walkin’ In Memphis
Need a great girls trip and are looking for a chill but exciting adventure? Head out west to Portland, Oregon! So why did we pick Portland? If I'm being honest, none of us had been and we found a cheap flight. However, Portland is home of food trucks, beer, and all. the. coffee., so it … Continue reading Beanies, Buns, and Beards; How 4 Girls Tackled Portland
If you're like me, you absolutely, without a doubt need to start your day with a good caffeine buzz. I mean, how else do you wake up? Don't get me wrong, I do love me a good PSL in the fall but sometimes you just want something more....special, amirite? Good thing Chicago has become something … Continue reading Caffeinate and Congregate at One of Chicago’s Cutest Cafes