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 good party (see here, here, and basically all of my Instagram stories). And the reasons why I love them is because they help you bond with people. This Galentine’s Day … Continue reading I Planned A Drake Themed Galentine’s Dinner Party In 5 Days And It Was Everything
Saying “Hi” and “Hey” on Bumble (Tinder, OkCupid, Match, eHarmony, Hinge, etc.) is one of the worst ways to start a conversation. Just kidding we all do it. I mean sometimes swiping is like liking photos on Instagram – it could be more muscle memory than interest. Sorry, not sorry. And that shirtless, distant photo of you with the empty profile to match isn’t really telling … Continue reading How We Wish Men Answered Our Bumble Messages
For this Chicago Restaurant Week – we took a trip – with our forks – to New England for some fresh seafood and nautical ambiance. This week is what some people call “better than Christmas.” It’s Chicago Restaurant Week from January 26 – February 8, 2018. Chicago Restaurant Week is a dream for Chicago foodies because you get to eat a fixed price menu at … Continue reading A New England Taste for Chicago Restaurant Week at Oyster Bah
A new makeup concept store, Riley Rose, empowers Millennials to try on Korean beauty products as if they were getting ready in their own bedroom. Riley Rose is not like Sephora or Mac. No one’s going to give you a makeover. Instead, Riley Rose tapped into Millennials’ obsession with makeup and learning from social media. The popular makeup Instagram account, Wake Up and Makeup has … Continue reading Riley Rose Empowers Millennials With New Instagram-Worthy Makeup Concept Store
A Chanel bag. A Birkin bag. That sounds like a dream closet. Just like you can live in a dream house for a week with Airbnb, you can walk around with a thousand dollar bag – or like I did – with a $19K Birkin Bag for two weeks with the new Chicago startup, DesignerShare. “Women love to bond over this idea of sharing their … Continue reading I Rented an Hermès Birkin Bag From This New Chicago Start-Up
**There might be spoilers. If you’re looking for a good laugh this hibernating season, I have some exciting news – HBO’s Crashing Season Two airs Sunday, January 14, 2018. The show feels so real you can’t help to feel empathy for the main character, but at the same time laugh at the average day the show takes you through. TV should entertain or inspire or … Continue reading A Good Laugh About Stand Up Comedians: HBO Crashing Season Two
So, what do bloggers do besides look amazing in photos and get facials? One of the scariest and coolest parts about being a blogger is that you get to make your own schedule. The thing is that it can either be a full day or a light day depending on how many brands you’re working with or events you have. Unlike a job where you … Continue reading What’s a Typical Day for a Blogger?
Have you ordered a bad cup of coffee? We all have gone to a restaurant, ordered something that didn’t taste good and then never went back cc: Yelp reviews. But maybe it wasn’t the restaurant, maybe it was us. See, we all have different taste buds and preferences. So, when you ask a server, “what do you recommend?” it will be based on their preferences … Continue reading You’re Ordering Your Coffee Wrong, 3 Tips To Change That