It’s Okay to Disconnect & Recharge

My friend Jackie flew in from New York to visit me this week and it was such a refreshing 36+ hours! She arrived on Monday night, we went out for pizza at Parlor, we chatted on my couch for a few hours on Tuesday morning, we went out to lunch at Somerset, we walked on the lakefront path, we got coffees and leisurely strolled around Restoration Hardware, we did some beauty shopping at Sephora, we grabbed a glass of wine at Hampton Social, went to dinner at Barrio, and stayed up late chatting again last night.

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What I Wore Last Week + Mini Nordstrom Try-On

Happy Monday, friends! Last week, I went out for a friend’s birthday on Wednesday night and ended up repeating the same outfit for the event I went to on Thursday. When Friday rolled around, one of my girlfriends and I opted to catch up on my couch in sweatpants instead of going out. So I really only have two outfits to share from this past week! But I popped in to Nordstrom yesterday and figured I’d give you a peek at what I tried on.

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100 Songs of Summer

We had our first taste (or rather, feel) of spring here in Chicago this weekend and I couldn’t be happier about it! I wore a skirt without tights on Saturday night and didn’t feel cold so I know we’re headed in the right direction. And earlier today, I didn’t wear a jacket to-and-from SoulCycle. A simple (thick) sweatshirt sufficed! It actually got up to 68 degrees today and it was the first time that the breeze felt *warm,* and honestly, that’s the best feeling in the world in my book. I thought I was going to cry happy tears, haha!

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Friday Finds || Vol. 3, Week 14

HAPPY FRIDAY! What a week. I truly can’t believe it’s April! This week started out a little bit backwards for me, but thankfully turned around as the week progressed. I had to switch some things around and veer from my typical weekly schedule, which sort of started the week off on the wrong foot.

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