Countdown to Europe

My boyfriend and I leave for our European vacation in 34 DAYS!!! We will be traveling to France (Paris and South of France) and Italy (Venice, Florence, and Rome). This will be our second trip to Europe and I am even more excited this time around than I was the first. Probably because I planned the whole thing. So here is the deal, I’m a planner, in life and by profession. Andy claims to plan but likes to wait until the last-minute and then scrambles. It drives me beyond insane and gives me the worst anxiety. The first vacation we went on last year was Paris, Belgium, London, and Ireland. My mom coordinated the trip and used a travel agent. Because we weren’t involved from the start, we didn’t get a say in what we wanted to do and where we wanted to go. So this time, I took matters into my own hands. Continue reading

Let’s Get Aquainted!

Allow me to introduce myself! My name is Leah, I am 28 years old and live in Chicago, Illinois. I grew up in North Shore, in a town called Glenview. I graduated college from Northern Illinois University, where I received a degree in Corporate Communications and minor in Journalism. I was fortunate enough to also receive a full-ride scholarship for Division 1 Gymnastics. I bounced around with different ideas trying to figure out what I loved and what I could be successful at in life. Well I threw my fair share of parties during college. I stalked plenty of celebrities on daily basis via Perez Hilton. So event planning it is! Continue reading