Lazy Sunday

I finally got out of bed today! I had so much fun yesterday at the Cubs game with my lovely, hilarious, and generous friend, Danielle. I was very fortunate to experience the 1914 Club with its exceptionally good food (I had a veggie burger and arugula salad with gorgonzola and peanuts), lot of vodka sodas,… Continue reading Lazy Sunday

Relax Feet

Hello friends! I have another Lincoln Park spot for you to check out! It's called Relax Feet and it's located at 2352 North Clybourn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60614 (at the intersection of Clybourn, Fullerton, and Ashland). It's a spa that offers massage services, using Chinese Reflexology. First of all, let's define reflexology: Reflexology, also known… Continue reading Relax Feet

True Antipathy: Cooking & Me

It's a Sunday afternoon and right now, I know I should be meal prepping. I have this gnawing feeling that I should be making or assembling a salad, soup, veggie bowl, or some other prepared meal that is both healthy and balanced and yields multiple servings. This on top of something that will satisfy my… Continue reading True Antipathy: Cooking & Me

bliss&belle Boutique

Chicagoans and visitors to the Windy City need to check out the new boutique, bliss&belle in Lincoln Park! Owned by fellow Hoosier alumnus, Blake Bell, this women's apparel store located at 1011 West Armitage Avenue is beyond charming. The atmosphere is friendly, colorful, upbeat and trendy; a wonderful, summery respite from the gray skies of… Continue reading bliss&belle Boutique

Single in The Windy City: Part II

I don't know what the experience is like for single males these days, but I find myself experiencing a general lack of traction, options, and meaning in my efforts to meet someone. I'm hearing this from a few of my fabulous, beautiful, and successful single girlfriends as well. As someone that is proactive, I'm suprised… Continue reading Single in The Windy City: Part II

Smörgåsbord II

Here are your buffet styled topics for today! Film I recently saw Amy Schumer's new movie, I Feel Pretty. I'd seen a trailer and thought it looked kind of fun, but frankly after her last standup special, The Leather Special, I was very turned off by her. I'm all for a bawdy sense of humor à… Continue reading Smörgåsbord II

Sometimes I Do Charity

Good morning friends! Today I'm stepping out of my narcissistic bubble and am giving back. Must be a full moon! I had recently done a closet overhaul, picking off a large variety of items to try to sell, admittedly. Most of them were a big fat no from Crossroads Trading Co., but I did walk… Continue reading Sometimes I Do Charity

Dating Apps: The Good, The Decent, The Loss of Faith in Humanity

Hi guys! Today I'm going to be discussing the plethora of options you have when it comes to dating applications. I'll share my own personal experience using them and what I think is worth a try or not. Do note that I have deleted and re-downloaded almost all of them multiple times over the course… Continue reading Dating Apps: The Good, The Decent, The Loss of Faith in Humanity

Bad Behaviors on Public Transportation!

People are inappropriate and often oblivious. This is especially noticeable on public transportation, where there is a high volume of people, more specifically strangers, that we don't have any reason to care about or empathize with. From blatantly obvious to so subtle that you may not even realize you're doing it, here are the bad… Continue reading Bad Behaviors on Public Transportation!