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Food To Thicken Your Waistline

Cottage cheese butt, spare tire, thunder thighs, muffin tops? If you plan on gaining any of these fabulous terms for your body, just look at my favorite comfort foods below. Your taste buds will thank you, but your waistline may not.


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You Are What You Drink

Most people crave a drink after a long day at work, but have you ever stopped to consider why you ordered that particular drink? Below are the most common drinks and where to satisfy your taste buds.



Suburban Issue: Perfect Place to Say “I Do”

Chicago not your style? Don’t worry, the suburbs have you covered as well. Here are the details to look for to make your wedding stand out above the rest.


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The Perfect Place To Say “I Do”

This is Chicago, and just looking at the abundant amounts of locations to have your wedding can give you a massive migraine. Never fear — here are 5 traits to look for that your location must provide, along with venues to match.


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Most Romantic Wedding Proposals

Thinking about popping the question? Here are a few of the most romantic wedding proposals in Chicago.



Guide To: The Perfect Bachelor Party

You don’t have to run off to Vegas to provide the perfect Bachelor Party for yet another one of the guys that’s leaving your single’s group. There are plenty of venues right here in Chicago to ensure that his official last night out is one he will never forget.


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Chicago Wedding Guide

Planning a wedding can be one of the happiest (and stressful) times of your life. Whether you’re a bride, groom, helpful family member, or part of the wedding party – here are some guides to help you along the way.


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Guide To: The Perfect Chicago Bachelorette Party

It’s the final fling before the ring, and you want her girls’ night out to be perfect. Let’s face it- there is nothing us Chicago girls haven’t done, but I have compiled a list of venues to keep the Bachelorette Party classy and entertaining. Be sure it is a night she will never forget.



Best Seats at US Cellular Field

Yes, I am a White Sox fan, and US Cellular Field is my favorite place to be on a sunny day. Because the field is much larger than Wrigley Field, it can be even more of a challenge to figure out the best seat for your dollar. To sit, or not to sit, that is the ultimate question.


Wrigley Field

Best Seats In Wrigley Field

If you don’t have a seating chart right in front of you, it may be difficult to choose your seat location. Even then, the seating charts have so many sections it may still be overwhelming. Here is a quick and easy guide to choosing which section is the best fit for you.


Crepe Cave

Best Crepes In Chicago – Craving some crepes!

I’m a sucker for a fruit-filled crepe, so at least once a month I attempt to find the latest, greatest and yummiest crepe I can. While a crepe may be known as a French delicacy, many other restaurants in Chicago have mastered the recipes and added their own zing. I am very happy to share with you my favorite places to enjoy my very most favorite breakfast dish.


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Chicago’s Most Famous Movie Spots

While we may not be Hollywood, Chicago is home to some of the biggest blockbuster films. Below are my favorite places to brag about when they come on TV, especially to my out-of-town friends and […]


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Chicago’s Best Dating Stories

Guys, read and learn. My lady-friends and I have spilled our cheesy romance stories so that you can all receive helpful hints. If you have any questions, please leave a comment below, and Chicago gals […]



Chicago’s Awkward First Dates and How to Avoid Them

Everyone has had that awfully awkward first date that you hate to relive, but must keep telling the story over and over to your friends. Fear no more! Here are my favorite stories, along with suggestions to ensure this never happens to you again.



A Guide To Restaurant Week In Chicago

The best week in Chicago is finally here! Due to the fact that numerous restaurants are participating and it is only nine days long, it can be a little overwhelming. So, I have put together six simple rules to help you enjoy Restaurant Week to the max.


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6 Ways To Laugh In Chicago

Need to lighten up? Here’s a list of great 6 ways to have a laugh in Chicago.


Chicago’s Guilty Pleasures

Take a walk down Michigan Avenue and Chicago’s guilty pleasures are displayed like candy. No wonder it’s one of the most popular streets in the country. Chocolate Ghirardelli and Hershey’s chocolate are right across the […]


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8 Celebrities & Where To Find Them In Chicago

Here’s a list of some of the best places to spot celebrities in Chicago. Look out, paparazzi!


Best Running Spots Around Chicago

8 Fun Ways For Chicagoans To Lose Weight

I’ve told you how to eat, sleep and drink, but now I think it’s time to show you how to burn it all off. If you are anything like me, running on a treadmill just doesn’t cut it.


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Chicago’s Best Catering Companies

Alright all of you office managers, event planners and executive assistants – I have the answers to one of your most asked questions. Here is a list of the best catering companies in Chicago.