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Shanghai Terrace at The Chicago Peninsula launches new Spring/Summer Menu

Shanghai Terrace at The Chicago Peninsula launches new Spring/Summer Menu

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Shanghai Terrace at The Chicago Peninsula just launched their newest Spring and Summer cocktail and food menu, and I was happy to attend the tasting event. Visiting Shanghai Terrace feels a lot like I am on the set of Wong Kar Wai’s film, In The Mood for Love. For me, anyway. Just like the film, […]

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“Illinois Made Art-is-an” Travel Experience Itineraries Announced Kicking-off National Travel & Tourism Week

“Illinois Made Art-is-an” Travel Experience Itineraries Announced Kicking-off National Travel & Tourism Week

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The National Travel and Tourism Week kicks off on May 7-13, and here in Illinois, the Illinois Made program has expanded with Illinois Made “Art-is-an,” a traveling itinerary of Illinois of experiences featuring artisans and notable independent small businesses that can drive truly authentic local experiences. Governor Rauner stated yesterday at the press conference that […]

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Design Your Perfect Bag at Laudi Vidni

Design Your Perfect Bag at Laudi Vidni

| May 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Laudi Vidni Co-Founder and CEO, Laura Kofoid, and her business partner, Grace Tsao-Wu, could not find a bag that they actually like so they came up with the idea of a custom handbag that will express their personal style. In 2009 they opened up a custom leather handbags store, Laudi Vidni, located in Armitage and […]

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Expanded Happy Hour Menu at #BarFogo

Expanded Happy Hour Menu at #BarFogo

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Brazilian Churrascaria, Fogo De Chao, is known for the all-you-can-eat barbecued meats prepared in the traditional gaucho way.  If you have never been to Fogo De Chao before, be prepared to feast on their delicious selections of bacon-wrapped chicken, lamb chops, Picanha top sirloin, filet mignon, and more that comes in a steady stream of […]

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The Conrad Mini Tour

The Conrad Mini Tour

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Crain’s listed the newly built The Conrad at 101  E. Erie on their new directory of Chicago’s Best Event Spaces and so I wanted to see it for myself. Coincidentally, I got invited to a Venue Showcase event at The Conrad, and they didn’t disappoint. The dramatic Chicago views at every turn and every event […]

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International Home & Housewares 2017: A Weekend Of Wonders

International Home & Housewares 2017: A Weekend Of Wonders

| March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again when all the new food, kitchen and home products will be here in Chicago for one lone weekend. That’s right, it’s almost time for the International Home and Housewares show at McCormick Place this March 18-21st. IHA is a weekend I both love and dread every year. Love because […]

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United Polaris revolutionize the business travel experience from “lounge to landing”

United Polaris revolutionize the business travel experience from “lounge to landing”

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

United just launched Polaris, an elevated service for weary business travelers. They built an experience that will maximize comfort and sleep before, during, or after their flight. Chicago O’Hare is one of the first Polaris Lounge that opened Dec. 1st, and it has truly redefined what an airline lounge should be. Long gone are the […]

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ANA’s Chicago O’Hare Inaugural Flight to Haneda (Tokyo) + Tour

ANA’s Chicago O’Hare Inaugural Flight to Haneda (Tokyo) + Tour

| November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

ANA just launched a direct flight from Chicago O’Hare to Haneda Airport in Tokyo, Japan and lucky me; I got to be part of the Inaugural flight. So after the airline launch festivities at O’Hare, I finally boarded my flight and was excited and thrilled that I was placed in the Business Class section where […]

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PEPSI® Tall Ships at Navy Pier July 27-31

PEPSI® Tall Ships at Navy Pier July 27-31

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

As part of Navy Pier’s Centennial Celebration, The Tall Ships event are bringing in over 14 majestic vessels. This five-day festival is kicking off July 27th starting with a Parade of Sails at 3pm-5pm and with fireworks at 9:30pm. Guest have the opportunity to walk the grounds, board the ships and sail out. Tickets can […]

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Girls get movin’ at the ivivva Coast to Coast Summer Festival

Girls get movin’ at the ivivva Coast to Coast Summer Festival

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, June 25th from 1 to 4 pm the ivivva Coast to Coast Summer Festival an epic summer event designed for 6- 12years old girls, is happening here in Chicago! Squeee! There will be yoga, inspiration, dance party and loads of surprises! Tickets are going fast, so make sure that you RSVP right this […]

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