Tag: coffee talk

Coffee Talk (Vol. 5)

QUESTION: How do you bloggers make money? On one hand, I tend to find this question a little intrusive (well, how exactly do YOU make money and how much???). However, I do understand blogging is a fairly new and intriguing…

Coffee Talk (Vol. 4)

QUESTION: My December (and January) are filled with lots of holiday parties. What can I bring the hostess (that isn’t wine)? ‘Tis the season, right? While wine is always appreciated in my book, I’d also recommend bringing a simple flower…

Coffee Talk (Vol. 3)

QUESTION: What made you want to start your blog? What is your background? After graduating college in 2010, I began working at a large PR agency in Chicago and built a foundation in media relations, spanning traditional media (like magazine, television,…

Coffee Talk (Vol. 2)

QUESTION: What neighborhood of Chicago do you live in? I’m considering moving to Chicago and would love to know (good but livable) areas to check out. How exciting! Chicago is a wonderful city. I live in Lakeview East. Some of the…

Coffee Talk (Vol.1)

QUESTION: What’s your favorite place for brunch in Chicago? I have several favorite spots for brunch… and always a growing list of new places to visit. A handful of personal favorites in Chicago include Summer House Santa Monica, The Allis, Beatrix,…

Announcing: New Series!

I’m excited to establish a new series here on the blog… coffee talk! A little reasoning for the series: Every week, I receive several emails and Instagram messages from lovely readers — and I thought I’d open up the discussion…

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  • Feeling like fall 🍂

There’s a new post up on the site sharing why I personally love this season 🖤
  • It’s been a whirlwind month! We say ‘I do’ in 2 weeks, sold our Lakeview home and just BOUGHT A NEW HOUSE 🖤 The McParlans are moving to Bucktown
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  • It’s October — which means it’s our wedding month! Life has been a complete WHIRLWIND lately (more on that later) ... Kevin & I can’t wait ‘til our big day arrives! I have a feeling our friends and family will be hanging riiight here 🍸🎺
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