Chicago

Arch Apothecary Chicago

A few months before my wedding in 2013 I decided it was time to have my eyebrows shaped for the first time. I’d always had sparse and fair eyebrows that I’d tweeze into terrifying shapes myself and the time had…

Chicago

The Chicago Theatre

This year I’m sharing a few of my favorite Chicago landmarks in a series dedicated to showing off the very best Windy City spots (mostly public and FREE) to visit. Chicago is a surprising city with so much more to…

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Shake Shack Chicago

In November, the corner of Ohio & Rush was suddenly abuzz… NYC’s legendary Shake Shack finally made it to the Windy City! Dubbed a modern-day “roadside” burger stand, this luxe fast-food joint has taken NYC, most of the World, and…

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Chicago’s Cloud Gate

Chicago is a city full of surprises.Often people visit without knowing what to expect and yet slowly and surely find themselves falling for the charms of the Windy City. As a native Chicagoan, I’m not surprised — our city is…

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Ralph Lauren Chicago

Just before Christmas, I met new fashion blogger Anna, of Noir Friday (a chic play on ‘Black Friday’ since Anna is ALL ABOUT DESIGNER SALES) for a little R&R at RL, Ralph Lauren’s Michigan Avenue restaurant.