Citrus in the Snow

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light and winter in the shade”. — Charles Dickens


Brunch at Tippling Hall

** PLEASE NOTE: Tippling Hall is now closed. However, since it was one of my favorite restaurants, I’m leaving this post up as a momento to their delicious dishes** By now you have no doubt realized my obsession with brunch…


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…


A Quicky with Miss Ricky

Remember that sexy dinner party I attended in October previewing the cuisine for Virgin Hotel’s first US location, right here in Chicago? Well, ever since Virgin officially opened its Windy City hospitality doors on January 16th, I’d been jonesing to check…