Travel has become one of my favorite ways to spend my free time and I find it’s also one of the best forms of self-discovery. Seeing other parts of the world and introducing yourself to other cultures is one of the most valuable learning experiences. In the last few years I’ve taken many trips, mostly to Europe, but I can’t wait to branch out to other countries (and continents!) and share my travel stories with you. In the meantime, please enjoy these photos from some of my most memorable trips.

Opening Weekend Crowds Rave About “Moving Boxes”

Audience reviews from the opening weekend performances of Moving Boxes are almost universally positive. “Great story!” wrote one audience member. “Very entertaining and funny, Excellent actors!” wrote another on evaluation forms which audience members are asked to...

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Celebrity Sighting: Janet Jackson in Chicago

Janet Jackson had a killer performance in Chicago last night and hung out at Logan Square's Deadbolt Bar (2412 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647) after. Deadbolt management was pretty clear with the staff to create some space for her and her group and let them do...

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SCHOOL OF ROCK is Coming to Chicago!

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s brand new national tour of SCHOOL OF ROCK: THE MUSICAL makes its Chicago debut at Broadway In Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre Nov. 1-19. Chicagoan Rob Colletti stars as Dewey Finn (originated by Jack Black in the popular 2003 movie) and grew up...

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Gavin DeGraw Visits Trader Todd’s

There's been a celebrity sighting in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood! After performing at The Vic Theatre in Lakeview, Gavin DeGraw stopped by the famous karaoke restaurant Trader Todd’s to hang out with some of his fans.

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Karlie Kloss Spotted on Seadog Chicago

On Friday, October 20, Karlie Kloss, supermodel and entrepreneur was in Chicago and enjoyed a ride aboard Seadog Chicago. She cruised with Seadog on Lake Michigan and the Chicago River, taking in Chicago’s skyline and sharing through her Instagram...

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