The Windy City: Chicago, Illinois

The Windy City: Chicago, Illinois

"Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world." - Frank Lloyd Wright When I was asked to represent my university at an outreach event in Chicago, I jumped at the opportunity! Chicago was never really at the top of my travel list, however every city is on the [...]

Ah, distinctly I remember… a weekend in Baltimore

Ah, distinctly I remember… a weekend in Baltimore

"Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December; And each separate dying ember wrought its ghost upon the floor." -Edgar Allan Poe After spending some time in Washington D.C. we took the 45-minute train ride from D.C. to Baltimore, Maryland. Since then, I have spoken to so many people about this trip, and [...]

Niagara Falls and Toronto: “Yours to Discover”

Niagara Falls and Toronto: “Yours to Discover”

“Bonjour! Hello!” We crossed the Canadian border!  As most of my maternal-side of the family is from Canada, it has always been somewhere I wanted to go.  When two of our friends told us they were getting married an hour outside Toronto- we were super excited (for the wedding of course)!  We flew into Buffalo, [...]