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Nuts & Berries

It’s almost the weekend, my friends! And that means it’s time for a cocktail. When I’m out, I love ordering fun cocktails off the menu (or one of my favorite martinis), but when I’m doing the bartending, I’m all about…

7 Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party

I’m not quite sure where this fall went, but the calendar is telling me that Thanksgiving is next week! What the what?! I’ll be heading down to central Illinois for the holidays, but before I can do that, I’m hosting…

7 Tips for Throwing a Pool Party

I can hardly believe that Labor Day weekend has come and gone! Where did the season go?! I was very mindful to savor every single second of summer, but it’s still so bittersweet to see it on it’s way out….

Soaking Up Summer

Spontaneous get-togethers and spur of the moment plans are what summer is all about! Whether it’s a road trip to Lake Geneva (more on that coming soon!), having friends over for impromptu pool parties on the roof, or hosting friends…

Picnic By The Lake

I came across these photos from a picnic Hallie and I had by the lake last summer and figured I’d share them today to kick off the holiday weekend and the start of what’s sure to be a fun month!…

Rosé Season

I thought it would be fun to start a little happy hour series just in time for the warm weather we’ve all been waiting for! (My Chicago and NYC gals know what I mean… 40 degrees in May? Give me…

Summer BBQ Essentials

I’m still working to finalize my summertime bucket list to share with you guys, but hosting a rooftop BBQ for my friends is at the top of my list! With my move smackdab in the middle of the summer last year,…

Easter Eggspresso

Happy Easter Weekend! Whether you were off work for Good Friday, are spending time with family and friends this weekend, or are simply enjoying a beautiful spring weekend, I hope it’s wonderful! I was browsing the web yesterday when I came…