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Burgundy & Plaid

Finding the perfect burgundy wardrobe staple is a bit like finding a needle in a haystack — at first you think you’ve finally found it but then you realize sadly that you’ve just got a shiny piece of hay.

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Blogger Brunch || Le Pain Quotidien

Once I returned from Alaska, the girls and I were desperate for a reconciliation. Gigi, Starr, Katherine and I met at the new Lincoln Park location of Le Pain Quotidien (LPQ) for a much-needed blogger reunion over good food and strong…

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Alaska || Part Seven

After our helicopter landings on both the Mendenhall and Herbert Glaciers, H and I wanted to explore the city of Juneau more. It’s certainly very tourist-y near the port, with fur and jewelry shops lining the main street, but the…

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Alaska || Part One

Back on our honeymoon in January, H and I met a wonderful couple, Helen and Walter, who convinced us to book a cruise to Alaska with them for the end of August. H and I jumped at the chance to…

Chicago

Eataly Chicago

A few weeks ago, Soraya, Katherine, Gigi and I had a blogger lunch at Chicago’s Eataly, one of 27 locations around the world offering a unique marriage of high-quality Italian groceries and restaurants all under one roof.This was my very first visit…