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My husband and I took a hike through Cinque Terre in 2016 – and honestly after seeing these photos, I think you’re going to want to, too.   This hike is hard, but it was so worth it. We booked our hike ahead of time through Viator (link to our tour is here). The bus…

Happy Fourth of July! In the spirit of the holiday, I wanted to talk about heritage, and my recent obsession with ancestry.com! For my family, the Fourth has always coincided with our Family Reunion, so talking about my roots feels like a natural fit!   Over Christmas, I purchased the DNA kit from Ancestry for…

Do you pay attention to how much food you waste? I truly didn’t until I saw a billboard a few years ago talking about how much water gets wasted when we throw away strawberries, eggs, milk, etc. and I had just thrown away all three of those things because they went bad before I was…

Happy First Day of Summer! It’s currently 63º and a monsoon in Chicago. To help me feel more summery, I’ve put together this Summer Wardrobe Wishlist. Make sure to comment if you have any more recommendations! This post contains affiliate links with Amazon.com. If you purchase through any of the links below, I will make…

With the International Day of Yoga coming up on June 21, I thought I’d compile a list of all of the interesting places to do Yoga in the city of Chicago!   1. Yoga at Millennium Park – free Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from June 2-September 1, Millennium Park hosts a free yoga class…

One of my New Years’ Resolutions was to read as many books in 2018 as I possibly can! At the pace I’m currently reading, I’m on track to read more books than I’ve ever read in a single year. I am extremely proud of myself for keeping to this goal – although it’s been pretty…

Hi, It’s Megan! It’s time to start shopping for Father’s Day! I’ve gathered my top 15 Amazon Prime Gifts that your dad is going to love! This post contains affiliate links with Amazon.com. If you purchase through the link below, I will make a small referral commission at no additional cost to you. My opinion…

Hi! It’s Megan – and I know my way around the weight room (thanks to Kelsey Wells).   About six weeks ago, I began an exercise program called PWR (available in the Sweat App). You can read more about my journey up to this point in my previous post: “PWR by Kelsey Wells, Week 1…