Fight2Feed: Thanksgiving Edition

By now, I hope you know that we have found ourselves a new volunteer organization, Fight2Feed.  Volunteering is something that has been ingrained in us since we were young.  The problem we had was finding a new organization after moving across the country.  You make great connections as a volunteer.   This is just one […]

The Top 5 Doughnuts That Make You Stop

I might as well divulge some of our secrets.  Going without doughnuts is hard, we’ve done it before, but it feels so much better to have one.  Are they healthy? Probably not by any means, but we crave them and so we give into the craving so as not to make worse choices later down […]

My Neighbor Isn’t A Lumberjack

But he might have been, or so he tells us if he hadn’t you know been a CPA.  His collection of saws certainly come in handy more than you would expect.  There is a lot that we do around our house.  We grew up in the middle of nowhere so our first instinct is to […]

Learning From Women In Media

Last night, we attended a Women Driving Excellence talk.  The guest speakers were Candace Jordan and Janet Davies.  Both are women that you probably recognize if you’ve spent any time in Chicago.  They are both successful in their field of reporting for doing things no one did before.   Candace, also known as Candid Candace, […]

3 Bakeries We Crave

We are foodies. We live to eat the tasty pastries most of all.  There is just something baked into them that we love more than most other treats.  Be it savory or sweet, we want our bakery items.  We want them fresh and delicious.  Healthy doesn’t really play into it for us.  Spunky Dunkers -I […]

There Is No Reason To Not Eat Purely

You can see that Chef Sean Spradlin is not afraid of showing off his skills.  We were invited to sample a large helping of Eat Purely’s new menu items.  If you are not familiar with Eat Purely and you are in the city of Chicago, then you should be.  This is an app based company […]

The Anti-Pumpkin Or Stick To Your Seeds

Pumpkin is one of those foods that for some reason overloads American palates in the fall. Out of season no one has a second thought about this gourd. Yet, the weirdest part of this phenomenon is not just the must have drinks, but that the ‘pumpkin spice’ is what people crave. They aren’t even really […]

Dream For Your Future

As you may know, Chicago is great for business women.  We are in a fast paced city that allows us the option to do what we love.  There is nothing better than learning from each other.  We all have experiences to share with each other.  From the good to the bad, the Womens Dream Conference […]

Bowtruss Offers Cupping

If you don’t know about our coffee addiction, then you are missing a large portion to what motivates us.  Will work for coffee would be an understatement.  Coffee is something that we seek out regardless of whatever else we are doing.  Alison has run a coffee shop before and thus stems our complete and utter […]

World Market Invaded By The Rehab Addict

I’m about to tell you about 2 things I love.  World Market and Nicole Curtis best known as the Rehab Addict on HGTV.  World Market has a diverse mix of products from edibles to wrapables to decor; there is something to catch your eye in their store.  Nicole Curtis is someone that I wish would […]

Chicago Steel Giveaway!

If you are a hockey fan, then you might be interested in this post.  We were invited to attend a game in Geneva.  Chicago Steel is a USHL team.  USHL is the only Tier 1 Junior League in America. So, if you have any youth hockey players, you might be interested to see the dedication […]

Chicago Culinary Kitchen Let’s Worship Together

The title might throw you, but I’m almost entirely certain that I would go out of my way to attend Meat Church.  The website doesn’t even have a time listed, yet but I’m telling you Meat Church is for barbeque lovers.  There will be lots of barbequed meat and sides and craft beers and sausage […]