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The best winter boots for the city girl

Winter is in full swing this week, with temperatures in Chicago dipping into the negative digits, and a blizzard heading towards the East Coast. Appropriate gear is a must to make it through these cold days, particularly if you are a commuter and city-dweller as I am, or if you’re traveling to a cold climate. […]

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Chop, chop!

Sometimes a girl just needs a change. And what better way to do that than a fun new ‘do! I knew I wanted something different, but the big chop was basically a game-time decision. For the third time, I donated my hair to Pantene Beautiful Lengths, which uses the hair to make wigs, which are […]

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Photo Shoot

There’s nothing like catching up with a good friend. The kind of friendship where it doesn’t matter how much time has passed since you last saw each other because you can pick up right where you left off, spending an entire afternoon laughing about old times. I have that kind of kindred friendship with Dominika. […]

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Pack Smart: 6 travel friendly makeup palettes

Next in my series of packing posts I’ll be discussingΒ makeup. Everyone wants to look good when they travel. But who wants to lug around their entire makeup case? Whether you’re going away for a quick weekend trip or an extended RTW journey, the key is to pack smart by taking just a few key essentials. […]

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Pack Smart: Packing Tips For The Fashionable Traveler

The golden days of air travel and getting dressed up for a flight may be long gone, but it’s is no excuse to forget fashion! However, packing light while trying to remain fashionable can be a daunting task. Β In preparing for my RTW (round the world) trip, I scoured the web for advice. I found […]

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