Chicago Staycation at The Peninsula

In the weeks leading up to my birthday, I heavily debated ways to celebrate. It was important for us to adhere to Chicago‚Äôs current safety guidelines. So, I decided on a much-needed Chicago staycation. But what could be better than…

Essence Festival Recap (New Orleans, LA)

Hello beautiful people! I’m back from Essence Festival in New Orleans, LA celebrating 25 years. Spoiler Alert: This year was the best yet! In addition to being a fantastic travel experience; it was a testament to the importance of setting…