Being alone is nice but it’s also kindof sad when you’re alone during the holidays. I’ve found myself being alone for the holidays quite frequently in my twenties. In college, I would spend Thanksgiving with…

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Anybody can throw a party, but what does it take to throw successful influencer events (like this one, or this one, or oh, yes this party)? Influencer marketing has become explosive in the past few…

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Having dinner with girlfriends is the best. But add cake and Drake songs – it’s simply the perfect theme I could think of for hosting my first Galentine’s Day dinner in Chicago. I love a…

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Love. It’s in an algorithm. At least according to Sam Yagan, a mathematician who founded OkCupid. Yagan and I met in the back room. As a serial entrepreneur, who is now investing his resources in Chicago,…

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28 was a good year. It was a lot – a lot of growth, but also it was a year of setbacks. I’m turning 29 and yes I am in the same position I was…

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There’s a point in your life when friends start feeling more like family. I realized this when l moved to Chicago. And especially this year when are went to four Friendsgivings. Four! They basically took…

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There’s a lot that you can learn from traveling. I’ve traveled with my best friend, strangers and even did solo travel. I wanted to share my experience driving cross country from Chicago to The Grand…

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There is so much going on during the holiday season. Chicago puts on a show with the lights and the festivities to put you and your family in the holiday spirit. Here are a few…

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