Chicago's Eyebrow Queen: Beauty Babe By Sabrina

Beauty Babe makeup line
On Friday night, a fellow blogger friend and I were invited to meet Sabrina Danyla, Chicago’s Eyebrow Queen and Beauty Babe at the Agnes O Hair Design and Derma Spa in the Gold Coast. I, for one, was particularly interested in meeting Sabrina because I’m always looking for a way to improve my unruly brows. Sabrina doesn’t... Read more »

The New Menu At Feast Is Definitely Worth Experiencing

New Feast Menu!
On Friday night, my friend and I celebrated our very own Galentine’s Day feast at Feast. You may be thinking, “Isn’t that the purple place right at the corner of Damen and North with the great brunch patio?” And you’d be half right! It is the place at the corner of Damen and North with... Read more »

The Brass Monkey Opens In The West Loop

The Brass Monkey Opens In The West Loop
The Brass Monkey, located at 401 N. Morgan Street, opened last week, becoming the newest addition to Chicago’s Fulton Market district. Owner and creator Marc Bushala (Untitled Supper Club) has developed a retro-chic yet casual restaurant, drawing inspiration from 1970s design, pop culture, music and food. From refined brasserie dishes to contemporary riffs on ‘70s comfort food, the restaurant... Read more »
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Lexus NX Party

Lexus NX Party
Last night I had the pleasure to attend the Lexus NX Party at McGrath Lexus of Chicago and check out some awesome Chicago vendors at their best. The party not only introduced the beautiful Lexus NX (which would be nice to afford someday), it was also a 68th birthday party for one of the dealership’s... Read more »

Pinstripes To Open In River East

Pinstripes To Open In River East
        Pinstripes, Inc. will introduce a truly unique indoor/outdoor dining and entertainment venue to downtown Chicago. Located at 435 E. Illinois St., the 33,000 sq. ft. venue will feature exceptional Italian-American cuisine and wine; bowling lanes and indoor-outdoor bocce courts; an outdoor patio, fireplace and bocce courts; and banquet spaces that can... Read more »

The Original Mother's Celebrates 46 Years and Chicago Celebrates Michelin Restaurants!

I’m a little waylaid at home after recently having knee surgery. But before that, I wanted to go out with a bang. So on Wednesday night, I went to two events and I’m here to report on them! So first, the Original Mother’s celebrated their 46th birthday with a large event to showcase new drinks,... Read more »
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Lively Water Whiskey Festival November 15th at the Field Museum

Lively Water Whiskey Festival November 15th at the Field Museum
What are you doing on Saturday, November 15? You should be joining me at The Field Museum, which will be home to the inaugural Lively Water Whiskey Festival. The premiere event will feature a wide variety of whiskeys and cocktails to sample as well as guided discussions from distillers and industry leaders for guests to expand... Read more »

Smith & Forge Hard Cider at USA vs All Blacks (11/1/14 Soldier Field)

Smith & Forge Hard Cider at USA vs All Blacks (11/1/14 Soldier Field)
If you’re not a rugby fan, I totally get it. I wasn’t either, until I moved to New Zealand 10 years ago to study abroad. My first night there, our group was taken to a bar to watch the NZ All Blacks play their rivals, the Australian Wallabies. The vibe was electric, there were men... Read more »

Taste Talks, A New Chicago Tradition

On Saturday, I was fortunate to check out Chicago’s newest addition to the food festival circuit: Taste Talks. With an incredible lineup of panels and guests speaking about the state of the hospitality industry in Chicago, I knew this would be special. The panels covered topics such as: The Greener Path: Food and Drink for... Read more »
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Win a Free Essio Aromatherapy Shower Kit!

Win a Free Essio Aromatherapy Shower Kit!
This weekend, with the sudden chill that came over Chicago, I was very happy to have entered Essio‘s blogger giveaway to test out their aromatherapy shower kit. Not only did the scent I chose (Unwind: a relaxing blend of orange sweet, bergamot, petitgrain, patchouli, vetiver, and lavender) help me to de-stress after a long week,... Read more »