Beauty

Haircuts and Vino

As women we know you can spend a lifetime searching for a stylist you trust and a hair salon that welcomes you like family. We’ve all had those bad haircuts. Those bad dye jobs (i.e. the main reason I don’t…

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5 Daily Essentials I Can’t Live Without

Ah, daily essentials. We all have them, don’t we? Those crucial, indispensable things that allow us to function as the best version of ourselves. For some that means a morning coffee run, for others it means a tube of Burt’s Bees…

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Jo Malone White Lilac & Rhubarb Charity Candle

Long-time readers know I can’t resist the allure of Jo Malone. It’s one of the few brands I truly trust when it comes to scent and with good reason: every scent is fresh and free without feeling chemically (technical term). Over…

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What’s in My Bag || Spring 2015 Edition

Every season I love to change-up my routine and my daily essentials, adapting them to suit the weather and my own lifestyle. Spring brings a beautiful lightness to the Windy City and nothing compliments that more than a wardrobe of…

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5 Reasons I’m Happier NOT Dyeing My Hair

First off, I want to begin by disclaiming that dyeing your hair is a HUGELY personal matter — I’m not trying to preach on any soap box about why it’s better not to. It’s up to each and every person…