Category: chicago

5 Chicago Spots I’m Loving

I’m often asked Chicago recommendations — whether it’s favorite restaurants, shops, and things to do. Here are 5 Chicago spots I’m personally loving lately… Tied House 3157 N. Southport Avenue tiedhousechicago.com New to my neighborhood this year, Tied House is…

My Chicago Bridal Shower

On Saturday, I celebrated my bridal shower in Chicago with dear friends, family, and my six bridesmaids! I’m still feeling the love days later, and am happy to share a few photos and favorite memories from the celebration. My bridal…

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Shopping for Summer Styles

I admit: most of my shopping happens online these days. Truthfully, I hadn’t visited a mall in over a year (!) — so when Woodfield Mall invited me to visit, I jumped on the opportunity. It didn’t take me long…

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A Guide to Summer in Chicago

Summer in the city: there’s nothing quite like it. Chicagoans live for these summer months, so we tend to make the most of it! I’m often asked for local recommendations, so I created a guide of ‘must do’ activities and…

13 Winter Date Spots in Chicago

In the middle of winter, it’s easy to get stuck in a rut. When it’s near zero degrees and ultra snowy, I personally don’t have much desire to leave home and explore the city, or venture beyond my nearby 3…

City Chic

Hi friends, hope you had a great weekend! Chicago is buzzing with excitement, as the Cubs won a major game Saturday to qualify for the World Series. No matter your allegiance, it’s fun to see the city band together and…

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  • The romantic backdrop to our wedding vows. We’re so thankful to have had our beloved pastor from my hometown congregation travel with us to New Orleans to officiate our wedding ceremony. 🌿

Florals: @givernydesign Candles: @luminousevents Venue: @ilmercatonola Photography: @clarypfeiffer
  • My favorite dinner party. October 20, 2018. New Orleans, Louisiana. #ourwedding

Photography: @clarypfeiffer Venue: @ilmercatonola Florals: @givernydesign Candles: @luminousevents Catering: @joelcatering Linens: @nuagedesignsinc Dining Rentals: @perrierpartyrentals Event Day Management: @sapphireevents
  • Joyful to soon be celebrating our 1-year wedding anniversary and grateful for the blessings during our first year of marriage 🕊 We had a truly wonderful celebration in the Garden District of New Orleans last October 🥂 
NEXT WEEK: I’ll be sharing our wedding day photos! Anything you’d like to see, or know more about wedding planning or our day? #wedding #anniversary #neworleans 
Photography: @clarypfeiffer Florals: @givernydesign Candles: @luminousevents Venue: @ilmercatonola Event Day Management: @sapphireevents
  • Things I’ve bought in multiples and love:

1) This bronze side table. Only $65 on Amazon (!) and serves in countless ways. 
2) These antique gold pressed frames ($18). I have several photos displayed in them throughout our home 🖤

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  • It’s not often I’d post a powder room selfie, but I’m feeling compelled to document this 30-week babe and my ever growing bump. It’s all such a gift and miracle, really. Thinking of all the mamas before me, current moms, and those who hope to someday become one. 🖤 #30weeks #pregnancy #thirdtrimester #bumpin @liketoknow.it http://liketk.it/2FvZX

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