Summer Boredom Busters with Pearachute

So this past year, Charlotte took ballet. I pretty much wanted to enroll her for my own reasons- the adorable tutus, the tiny slippers, the…

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Had a Baby

Now that I have two babies under my belt, I have a some fabulous hindsight. There are so many things I wish I knew AND…

Restaurant Review: Grand Lux Cafe

When friends come into town and ask for restaurant recommendations, Grand Lux is always on my list. It is perfectly situated on Michigan Avenue, overlooking…

Mother’s Day: #NailedIt

Here’s the thing about Mother’s Day. You want to be reminded of what an amazing, kick-ass, strong mom you are…yet you want time to yourself…

Family Staycation at Chicago Family Palooza!

Now is about the time of year that my kids get a little stir crazy; I need new ways to keep my family busy. The…

#DateNight: Food & Fashion at Taste on Chestnut

When I moved to Chicago’s North Shore 2 years ago, I had no idea that so many incredible restaurants existed. There are numerous establishments here…

Bellinis & Blow Outs with JOOJ pt. 1

There’s a new blow out studio in town, and this one comes to YOU! JOOJ Blow Dry, the first mobile blow out salon housed in…