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Wisconsin || The Grand Geneva Resort

Photo Credit || Ryan Rivas Last month, just before leaving on my family trip to Amsterdam, I had a quick mini getaway with a few fellow bloggers at the amazing Grand Geneva Resort in Wisconsin. Yes, that Grand Geneva. The…

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Desiring Greatness

“Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to construct a vast and lofty fabric? Think first about the foundations of humility. The higher your structure is to be, the deeper must be its foundation.”…

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NYC Style Diary || The Streets of Soho

“New York… is a city of geometric heights, a petrified desert of grids and lattices, an inferno of greenish abstraction under a flat sky, a real Metropolis from which man is absent by his very accumulation.” — Roland Barthes, In the…

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6 Perfect Hairstyles for Humid Summer Days

It’s no secret that Chicago has notoriously humid summers. The word ‘wretched’ often comes to mind as you trudge through the oily, sticky air, gasping for breath each and every summer… And it can be quite a process learning what…

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Crossing the Sea

“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.” — Rabindranath Tagore