I have had this post in "draft" form since May 2017. I posted the quote above to my Instagram on April 22, 2016 as a place holder because that was when I knew I needed to make a change to my mindset...to let go of the thought of having another child. More importantly, finally trying … Continue reading Let’s Get Real: How Secondary Infertility Affected Me and How I Learned to Move On
One of my favorite things to do in the fall is to go to an apple orchard and pick apples. To be honest, I enjoy it more than going to a pumpkin patch. We were at County Line three years ago for our family's first ever apple picking outing and I absolutely loved it. I've … Continue reading It’s Apple Picking Season!
Fall Foliage to the Bean in Millennium Park After summer, fall is my favorite season in Chicago. Although the weather doesn't feel like fall yet, I wanted to share some of my favorite places to see best fall foliage in Chicago. The colorful fall leaves may only last for a few weeks (or less) in … Continue reading Let’s Explore! Where to Find the Best Fall Foliage in Chicago
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#KeepSummering with Stitch Fix A few years ago, I wanted to to have a "Summer of Leyla", which was essentially my plans to make the best of summer of 2017 with a new attitude. Well, it was just an excuse to make that summer all about ME! To take care of my mental health. To … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Summer 2019 in Chicago