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My Go-To Healthy (Easy!) Recipes

When it comes to cooking at home, I’m a total creature of habit. I tend to make the same healthy things every week and when I was thinking about why, I came up with a number of reasons.  1) It…

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…

My New Morning Routine

I’ve been home for almost three weeks straight and it’s been so, so great. As much as I love traveling and exploring new places, back-to-back trips (especially ones that are well over a week, sometimes longer!) can really take a…

What I Ate Last Week + Book Review

I mentioned this on Instagram Stories last week and then again in Friday Finds #43, but I’ve been reading this book (and putting the principles into practice) over the last 10 days and I couldn’t wait to share more with…

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…

My Weekend at Lollapalooza

While music festivals can sometimes get a bit of a bad rap, I couldn’t love them more! What’s not to love? Hanging out with friends, listening to live music, tasting some of the best food and drinks that the city…

An Easy Summer Drink: Spiked Radlers

It’s Thursday afternoon, which means it’s officially time for happy hour! By the time you’re reading this, I’ll already be at Lollapalooza here in Chicago. (Be sure to follow along on Instagram stories for real-time snaps from the festival… I’ll…