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My Winter Bucket List!

It’s the official first day of winter! Kind of depressing to realize the season hadn’t even started even though the temperatures have been in the negatives, huh? At the start of each new season, I always like to make a…

Where to Shop for Last Minute Gifts in Chicago

Time is quickly dwindling down until Christmas… Can’t believe it’s this weekend already! We’ve already passed a lot of online retailer’s guaranteed shipping dates, but you’ve still got a few days if you’re shopping in person! Here are some of my…

Labor Day Weekend with Cafe Bustelo

Labor Day Weekend is always so bittersweet. My birthday usually falls right around there and who can complain about a three-day weekend? But the summertime blues always seem to set in right around that same time. Sure, it’s still hot…

Go Left

Man, oh man! Today feels like the Monday-est Monday in quite some time… I don’t necessarily mean that in a bad way, but there’s a lot of fresh starts happening today. It’s officially August (where has the time gone?!) and…

Parson’s Chicken in Chicago

I finally made my way to Parson’s Chicken and Fish a few weeks ago and couldn’t have loved it more! The outdoor patio is incredible, the food was amazing, and the red and white striped umbrellas covering the patio are…

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,…

I Scream, You Scream

If there’s one thing other than rosé that I absolutely cannot resist in the summer, it’s an ice cream cone! When I lived in New York, Mister Softee was my JAM. I moved to New York in the summer and there…

Sun & Sand to Dinner & Drinks

Summertime Chi, there’s nothing better! (Well it’s currently raining as I write this, but you know… I guess it’s technically not summer yet.) With the lakefront and beaches so close by, and the countless rooftops and patios all over the…