5 Ways to Unplug and Be Present

A few weekends ago, Eric and I spent a few hours tucked away in Lincoln Park at a coffee shop and bar called Kibbitznest. This local spot is fully dedicated to disconnecting from technology –…

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Current Favorites: What I’m Reading and Watching

With all this chilly weather, ’tis the season for cozying up with a good book in bed or on the couch for a Netflix binge, yes?? In last few months, I’ve been lucky to check…

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A Delayed Happy New Year: January Thoughts & 2018 Goals

Well, we’re three weeks in, so let me be one of the last to say Happy New Year, friends! This is my first post in 2018, so while the time for new year’s shenanigans may…

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Texas Strong: How to Help After Harvey

My heart has been heavy this past week. Watching family, friends, the rest of the Houston community, and neighboring areas suffer from Chicago has been difficult. My heart has also swelled with Texas pride as…

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Signs It’s Summertime in Chicago

Happy June, friends! AKA HAPPY SUMMER CHICAGO. Is there a more appropriate photo to represent this feeling than a movie in the park + rosé? Well, fingers crossed, this beautiful mid-70 degree weather is here to stay. I’m…

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