Last Minute New Years Tips and Trips

I used to be a planner. I loved to plan parties weeks, even months in advance…but with two kids under 5, that planning time is…

Holiday Style with Jelt Belt

I am not a big fan of pants, jeans in particular. Maybe I am built differently than most women, but they always seem to slip…

North Shore Holiday Gift Guide

I love shopping in my hometown and on Chicago’s North Shore. Most stores decorate for the holidays, and it just has that small town feel.…

Holiday Entertaining Tips from Pastoral!

If you aren’t familiar with Pastoral, this European-inspired specialty cheese, food and wine shop offers an amazing array of delicacies from around the globe. They…

FUN Fashion with playCHIC Runway Show

Fashion. For me, this isn’t necessarily a serious topic. I love to have FUN with it, and try to never take myself or my style…

Dare To Live in Full Color

Dare to live in full color. This is the tagline of the wildly popular musical theater/comedy/art performance phenomenon known as The Blue Man Group, which…

ChicagonistaLIVE! Segment- Fall Color and Style

Last week, I had the opportunity to put together another ChicStyle segment for the ChicagonistaLIVE! show. I absolutely adore working with this team of incredibly…