Laurel says...

Finally, some real summer weather. #chicago #summertime

Finally, some real summer weather. #chicago #summertime

BLUES. Beer. Sweet home Chicago. #music

BLUES. Beer. Sweet home Chicago. #music

At the Eau Palm Beach Resort. View from my room. Had a relaxing afternoon on the beach. Saw some fishies and collected some seashells! #florida #summer #businesstrip

At the Eau Palm Beach Resort. View from my room. Had a relaxing afternoon on the beach. Saw some fishies and collected some seashells! #florida #summer #businesstrip

My bus stop is carbonated. #cocacola

Happy 4th of July!!! BBQ starts around 3pm! #cheesecake #americanflag #grillin

Happy 4th of July!!! BBQ starts around 3pm! #cheesecake #americanflag #grillin

Things I’d Like to Do This Summer

With last summer being pretty mediocre and winter being brutal, I’m determined to have an exceptional summer this year. Below is a list of things I’d like to do. If anyone would like to do any of these with me or join (where applicable of course) please message me.

-Go to the beach as often as possible
-Go sailing and/or out on a boat
-Watch a movie in the park
-Visit Nashville
-Have a picnic
-Go see a movie at the drive-thru theater
-Go to a county/state fair
-Go to an outdoor concert
-Go to a Cubs game
-Have a Bon Fire
-Go to the Shedd Aquarium
-Go to the Zoo
-Take an actual vacation somewhere
-Go on a road trip
-Go to the farmer’s market
-Discover new restaurants
-Go for a run along the lake

Gillson Beach fireworks! #4thofJuly #wilmette #USA

Gillson Beach fireworks! #4thofJuly #wilmette #USA

Birthday balloon!! #twentyseven #workingonmybirthday #happybirthdaytome

Birthday balloon!! #twentyseven #workingonmybirthday #happybirthdaytome

The Vegas! #highroller #largestferriswheel #tallestobservatory

The Vegas! #highroller #largestferriswheel #tallestobservatory

The Vegas part 2! Had such a blast with Kelly! Best Vegas ever!

The Vegas part 1

America!! Go USA!! #worldcup2014

America!! Go USA!! #worldcup2014

Enjoying MidSommar festival in Andersonville with @rockyandshenanigans #chicago #summertime

Enjoying MidSommar festival in Andersonville with @rockyandshenanigans #chicago #summertime

Fun in the sun. Walking along the lakefront. #memorialday

Fun in the sun. Walking along the lakefront. #memorialday

Diet resumes tomorrow. #yum

Diet resumes tomorrow. #yum