First Snow

“When I no longer thrill to the first snow of the season, I’ll know I’m growing old” — Lady Bird Johnson


Classic Remix Holiday Gift Guide

I can hardly believe it’s already that time of year again! The holiday season is upon us and though we have a few weeks to prepare, it never hurts to begin the search for the perfect gifts as early as…


The Winchester Chicago

By now my love affair with breakfast food and brunch ought to be pretty evident here on Sed Bona. So when I heard there was a little spot near the Ukrainian Village that had LEGENDARY waffles, you no doubt understand that…



Shinrin-yoku, developed in Japan in the 1980’s, translates as ‘forest bathing’ or ‘luxuriating in the woods’ and is now a recognized relaxation technique, similar to natural aromatherapy.


Project Runway All-Stars Launch Party

On October 30th, Season Four of Project Runway All-Stars aired on Lifetime and I was honored to attend the Chicago Launch Party at the Mayne Theater, hosted by designers Kate Pankoke and Justin LeBlanc.