The Ultimate Chicago Holiday Family Must Do …

Every holiday season, something new pops up in Chicago that I can’t believe I missed. Talk about major holiday FOMO. In order to alleviate this…

Last Minute Holiday Cards with Minted

I’ll admit. I procrastinated on getting my holiday cards out this year and waited until the last minute. I think I was just intimidated by…

Santa in the City: 3 of the Best …

Santa can be a pretty illusive character. Trying to find when, where, and how can be a tough task when your schedule is crammed with…

Partridge in a Pear Tree Pie Cookie

For some reason, I just love the vision of a partridge in a pear tree. Maybe because it is the last line of the song…

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…