Tiptoeing Through the Pumpkin Patch

Here in the Midwest, visiting a pumpkin patch is practically paramount to the definition of fall. So a few weeks Katherine and I hopped in the car and went to the pumpkin patch I’ve been visiting since I was a…


Hogwarts Chic

“If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.” -Sirius Black, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire


Virgin Hotels Chicago Peep Show

Last week I was honored to be invited to one of the sexiest dinner parties I’ve ever attended: the Virgin Hotels Chicago Peep Show! It was a truly exciting event packed with influencers from all around Chicago (not to mention…


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.


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…