Chicago

The Pool at the Peninsula

“Somehow I kept my head above water. I relied on the discipline, character, and strength that I had started to develop as that little girl in her first swimming pool.“ — Esther Williams

Life

7 Years

(Photo taken at the cenote in Ek Balam, Mexico) Seven years ago today my father passed away. Seven years ago. 2,555 days. The last time I held my father’s hand alive. The last time I got to kiss him and…

Chicago

Alice and Wonder Summer 2017 Photoshoot

Last month I had the amazing chance to model for Alice & Wonder, one of my newest clothing store obsessions here in Chicago (don’t worry, you can shop their online boutique if you aren’t planning a trip to the Windy…

Style

The Burgundy Floral Maxi Dress

“Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes being able to continue to make mistakes and choices — today I choose to feel life, not…