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Celebrating the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour! In 2007, Earth Hour began as a single-city initiative in Sydney, Australia, and has since grown into a global movement with millions of people from more than 5,000 cities and towns in 135 countries/territories across every continent switching off their lights to make history as the world’s greatest […]
May this autumn bring you a harvest of fun times and laughter with family and friends!
With the technology around today, employees are pretty much always "on the clock." Still, it's important to learn techniques to help you strike a healthy balance between work and your personal life. Follow these tips to find the work-life balance that works for you. Try not to be a perfectionist. Strive for excellence rather than […]
Summer is coming to an end but that doesn't mean the fun is over! Check out these unique events going on in our favorite city this coming week! Click here for more information.
For a unique gift that is sure to please, The Fig Tree is bound to satisfy. This adorable little gift shop is the perfect place to show someone you care with its amazing range of gifts such as stationary, jewelry, and lots of baby clothing and accessories. Great smelling candles make the perfect gift for […]
If you recently (or not-so-recently) moved cities, you may want to incorporate decorative items that showcase your hometown pride into your apartment. Whether you're from the next town over or miles away, these online stores offer state- and city-centric items that will show your guests where you come from. Jelligun This shop creates pairs of […]
Melding music, great food, and memorabilia, Buddy Guy’s Legends is a classic Chicago blues club where you can also get a tasty meal. The live entertainment is a nightly occurrence, featuring both big name as well as up and coming blues and jazz artists. Check the website for a schedule upcoming shows which includes both […]
Have a relaxing day with fun and laughter!
Picture the kitchen of your dreams. Is it neat and organized? Stylish and chic? Or perhaps it's a combination of all the above! Either way, these do-it-yourself projects can help you add storage and personality to your kitchen! Copper Paper Towel Holder [almostmakesperfect.com] Love modern design? If so, this copper paper towel holder will add […]
Just knowing that it serves as the in-house restaurant at Thompson Chicago, you should already trust that Nico Osteria delivers some solid cuisine. But Chef Erling Wu-Bower takes the menu a step beyond the typical upscale steakhouse fare. He forgoes the standard American cuisine in favor of Italian specialties. Chef Erling and his team handcraft […]