a day for play
While most of the country was battling Irene, Chicago was gifted with a little bubble of perfect weather. Clear skies and a warm breeze that stretched from Friday after work to late Sunday evening. The most beautiful weekend we have had all year… Determined to not waste remaining sunshine, we took a walk up to lincoln park. more specifically, the zoo. On our way there, we strolled by...
Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival Kick-Off Party
(Erin + Emily with our new bestie…Carson Kressley!) Friday morning was awesome! I had the plesure of attending the Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival Kick-Off party…a sunrise soiree in the NBC plaza with everyone’s favorite tszuj-er, Carson Kressley. The party was a riot…red purple carpet, mass make-overs (thank you Ulta), style tips for fall, and of course, a...
My Go-To Raw Resources
For those of you who have asked, here are some of my favorite Raw Resources: Chosing Raw: This is the very best raw destination on the web with great recipes, how-to’s, and Gena’s candid (and surprisingly accessible) blog. Alissa Cohen: The Living Raw Food Diet I also work with Karyn’s Raw, a local raw cafe/grocer here in Chicago. (If you live in Chicago…GO HERE! ...
It’s getting better. Promo for Gigantomachi Part II (stay tuned: August 24 part II will be released!) via: twby
Hello, babies. Welcome to Earth. It’s hot in the summer and cold in the winter....– Kurt Vonnegut (via fishy)
Dixie Chicks // Not ready to make Nice It’s a sad...
New York Skinny vs. Paris Skinny →
great read by way of Garance Dore
Anonymous asked: I read your college post - where did you go to college?
what a weekend!
This weekend Mom and Dad H were in town… they came to see Hazel. us too. but mostly Hazel. :) It was such a great visit. Our nights were spent in. Impressive home cooked meals thanks to Mom and Simon. Ceviche, Grilled Lamb Chops, Halibut, (bottles & bottles of) Wine. During the afternoons, we got out and about. It was beautiful on Saturday so we loaded up the stroller and...
…and with that he taught us a very important lesson; that life isn’t always fair...– george lewis (via champagnetoasts)
Class of 2015, Listen Up...
I am not typically in the business of dispensing advice, but with a new class of freshman getting ready to head off to college (including a handful of my choir kids!), I felt compelled to share some lessons learned during my time at university. So, Class of 2015… Go to office hours! At the beginning of the semester, visit your professors’ office hours to introduce yourself and...