Chicago

Brunch with Birdies Slippers

As a self-proclaimed connoisseur of chic comfort, I’m always searching for products that make me feel stylish and luxurious WITHOUT being extraordinarily uncomfortable. Especially products designed for lounging at home! But let’s face it, beyond a high-quality set of silk pajamas,…

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Brunch at Balena

At the end of summer last year one of my FAVORITE restaurants (finally) began offering brunch. And not just any brunch — a brunch so epic and delicious it haunted me for weeks after my first visit. I dragged Hubby…

Chicago

The Little Block Book

So I’ll be honest, back when I worked in finance I HATED working in the Loop. Hated it. Yes, there are lots of “options” but few worth noting (Cochon Volant and Eastman Egg Company certainly weren’t around back then). I ended up always…

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Brunch at The Kitchen

Right along one of the prettiest stretches of the Chicago River (just across from where I shot this outfit) just so happens to be one of my favorite spots for a fresh meal in all of Chicago. The Kitchen. A Colorado-born,…