Wedding Season: What to do when you can’t make it?

Oh, wedding season. It really is a great time of year. Some people wait their whole lives (or it seems like that) to find the one. So, when a friend is getting married, it is…

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Ax The Pink Tax Tour Comes to Chicago

Being a woman is expensive. We have a lot of up keep from our nail appointments to our bedtime skin routine, but beyond that – we are taxed behind the scenes – without even knowing…

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4 St. Patrick’s Day Chicago Bars and Events

This is a sponsored post. St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago is a magical time, there’s no doubt about that. There’s a reason why Chicago was named the best city to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and…

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Staying Fresh in The City with Chicago-based Skincare Line, Oars + Alps

This is a sponsored post. I joke that when I leave the house in the morning, I basically am taking a trip to a different city. My bag isn’t just my purse. It’s my gym…

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What To Do When You’re Alone During Holidays

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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HBO and Bloggers Debate How to Throw Successful Influencer Events [Video]

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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I Planned A Drake Themed Galentine’s Dinner Party In 5 Days And It Was Everything

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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The Founder of OkCupid Talks Soulmates

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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St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago

Go to Chicago on St. Patrick’s Day. It’s the first time of the year where everyone goes outside and celebrates together through green get-ups and green beer.

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