Fashion · Lifestyle

2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For The Fashionista

Famed American fashion photographer Bill Cunningham once said “fashion is the armor to survive the everyday life.” I don’t know that Bill, or anyone, could have said it any better. What we choose to put on each morning is our modern-day shield to the world. Sometimes we want to have a thin shield and let… Continue reading 2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For The Fashionista

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For The Beauty Babe

Today’s gift guide is for the beauty babe in your life. You know, the girl who loves primping and pampering herself. You beauty babe is likely obsessed with make-up, skin care or health products, or maybe all of the above! These things, while they might seem small, will be great additions to your beauty babes… Continue reading 2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For The Beauty Babe

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For The Bookworm

It’s as if I blinked and it was December. Two things I know for sure: 1. Time flies when you are having fun. 2. Time passes more quickly the older you get. Luckily this month, the “holiday” month, offers a lot of opportunity to think about why we should slow down and really enjoy that… Continue reading 2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For The Bookworm

Chicago · Lifestyle · Travel

City Girl Goes To Suburbia: Geneva &St. Charles IL

I have now been a Chicagoan for 8 years. It’s hard to believe how quickly the time has flown. I still adore my city, and I think that’s what has made the time move so fast. Each day in Chicago still feels like a new one, since there is always something or somewhere new to… Continue reading City Girl Goes To Suburbia: Geneva &St. Charles IL

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A Labor of Love: Birthday Goals For The Next Year

If you are reading this, I hope you are enjoying this holiday, and not laboring. Unless you are laboring to have a baby! Which actually, my mom was doing several years ago today. And then poof, there I came, welcomed into the world on September 5! Last year marked a big milestone birthday, so this… Continue reading A Labor of Love: Birthday Goals For The Next Year

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Sarah’s Spa Day – The Best Way To Pamper Yourself in Chicago

Whether you live in Chicago like me, or are visiting, you will quickly see how much our great city has to offer. One of my favorite parts of living in a big city is being able to pamper myself! I’ve discovered that you can do this by treating yourself to a gourmet meal, shopping along… Continue reading Sarah’s Spa Day – The Best Way To Pamper Yourself in Chicago

Fashion · Lifestyle

Tanning With The Stars (And Emma Slater!!)

Spring is here, which means summer is just around the corner (yay!), which also means we will start shedding those cold weather layers from our outfits, and we will begin showing more skin. Not sure about all of you, but this time of year, I really start craving some color on my skin. I know… Continue reading Tanning With The Stars (And Emma Slater!!)