Archive for June 2012

Go2Girls Do It Again: Boomerang Soundtrack Event

Go2Girls Do It Again: Boomerang Soundtrack Event
Last Wednesday night, I pulled into the parking lot at the South Loop Hotel. It was packed and the half moon glowed luxuriously in the sky. I knew it would be a good night. The Go2Girls were presenting the third event in their Soundtrack Celebration Series. The concept is a live band recreates soundtracks from... Read more »

First Lady Michelle Obama visits Chicago

First Lady Michelle Obama visits Chicago
Yesterday I attended the Gen44 Chicago Reception for First Lady Michelle Obama. The event took place at Venue One located at 1044 West Randolph Street. Recommended attire was business/business casual and comfortable footwear was recommended since it was a largely standing reception. This is my second Obama reception so I knew to dress super cute and don... Read more »

Red Shoes – My Meeting with Nikki Giovanni

Red Shoes – My Meeting with Nikki Giovanni
A couple weeks ago, I was bored on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. I checked my Twitter feed and saw that Nikki Giovanni was performing at the DuSable Museum. The performance had just started so I grabbed my purse and raced out the door. I adore Nikki Giovanni. I think I discovered her in high school.... Read more »
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Soak Your Nuts...My Detox Adventure

Soak Your Nuts...My Detox Adventure
Yesterday I graduated from Karyn Calabrese’s detox program. Karyn is a Chicagoan and a wonderful woman that you should know. She owns three restaurants, has been a health advocate and wellness counselor for over 35 years, and most importantly, at age 65, she looks amazing. Karen has helped thousands of men and women with her... Read more »

It’s June 1st - Let's review 2012

It’s June 1st - Let's review 2012
Wow, I can’t believe it’s June 1st. The year is flying by and what a year it’s been so far. Last year, as 2011 wrapped up, I decided that 2012 would be a year of great achievement and accomplishment for me and that each month I’d select a theme to memorialize my experiences. Since I... Read more »