Chicago: American Writers Museum

Taking up the entire second floor of 180 N. Michigan, the American Writers Museum is sandwiched between floors of corporate offices, like a flower pressed inside of a book.

Open House Chicago

With only one day of my weekend free and over 250 places to choose from, I had to pick wisely.

St. Louis Renaissance Festival: Wentzville

As we ventured further away from the parked cars and Internet reception, the 21st century started to disappear.