What Happens When You Don't Want What Everyone Else Wants

What Happens When You Don't Want What Everyone Else Wants

Have you ever been in a car full of people and fought over directions? The other passengers think you should turn left, but you know you should turn right. You start to argue the logistics, your points, and when it's three against one you slowly start to question yourself. Do you turn right? Maybe you have the wrong exit? Maybe you're the one who is confused? And eventually, because you are outnumbered and everyone else is telling the driver to go left, you stop resisting. You stop fighting and resign yourself to the fact that maybe you had it wrong. 

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Top Summer Activities In Philly

Top Summer Activities In Philly

I love summer! And I LOVE summer in Philly. While half of the cities residents head down the shore (that's Philly-speak for the beach), I love spending my summer nights in the city. There is never a shortage of things to do, places to see, and inevitably, a new pop-up beer garden to try every other week. 

So, if you are sticking around the city this summer, or coming to visit for a weekend, make sure to take advantage of this amazing walkable city. Here are my Top Summer Activities in Philly.

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The Progress Project: Introduction

The Progress Project: Introduction

Nine months ago I "blew up my life." I broke up with my boyfriend, the guy I was living with and whom I had gone ring shopping with. I moved into my own place. I quit my job. I went backpacking through Europe for five weeks and I started a new job when I returned. 

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A Weekend In Milwaukee: Who Knew It Was So Fun!?

A Weekend In Milwaukee: Who Knew It Was So Fun!?

Over this past weekend, I attended the Women in Travel Summit (WITS), a conference for women in all aspects of the travel space, or who just simply love to travel. When I bought my tickets back in December, I was less than enthusiastic about the location: MIlwakuee, WI. But hey, another state and city I can cross off my list, right? I never expected to like MIlwakuee. I put it on the same level as some other small midwest towns I had been to for work - they were just kind of...there.  

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