It was late October and I was digging through my winter clothes bin to put away my summer/fall clothes and I came upon a pile of my coats and scarves that have been untouched in years. I put them in a bag and labeled it "donations". Over the course of a few days, while looking at that bag, … Continue reading Sany Delight’s “Winter Coats + Warm Clothes Drive” – Driven by the love of the Chicago community!
It is always so motivating when I learn about a person's success story. I especially feel a sense of admiration when I hear the backstory to it all. How did it start? What did you do to get there? Why now? Listening and learning about how they created (or are still creating their) dream really … Continue reading Support Local Businesses: Fit Results Gym in South Loop Chicago proves Fitting Results!
Hey everyone! This season's 'support local business' spotlight is dedicated to... Collectiv Collectiv is a carefully curated collection of local artists, crafters, designers and makers. From unique jewelry to handcrafted candles, clothing, accessories, customized cards, decorations, and more! They have new products arriving weekly from various local artisans and makers, so you’ll always find something … Continue reading Support Local Businesses: How Portage Park is on a come up thanks to Col-lec-tiv Pop Up Shop!
Get ready Chicago, Spring is just around the corner and Justin Doggett, owner & founder of Kyoto Black is ready to kick start that season with his premium coffee! If you don't already know what KB is, KB is a premium coffee concentrate, cold brewed using water slowly dripped through the coffee grounds. He started … Continue reading Support Small Businesses: Kyoto Black Premium Coffee (discount code included!)
Hey all! If you haven't been keeping up on my other social media platforms (FB, Twitter, Instagram) - I wanted to share with you all one of my newest projects of 2018! This year, I am making a more conscious effort to promote my tag line "Balance between eating good and living great" #EatingGoodLivingGreat. I … Continue reading Support Local Businesses: Get Fit Training 2010!
This blog post is dedicated to Gigi Baith because within the short amount of time I have known Gigi, she has made such an impact on me! You know the saying "quality over quantity"? Well, Gigi embodies that impact on me. I have so much respect and admiration for Gigi and who she is as … Continue reading Everyday People Doing Extraordinary Things: Everyone Meet Gigi Baith!
Hi guys! This month’s feature for supporting local business is of El Carrito Tacos located in West Rogers Park. They are a classic & creative tacos spot plus other Mexican street eats in a counter-serve space. Located in the northern city of Chicago, this is a great alternative if you aren’t anywhere near Pilsen or Little Village. … Continue reading Support Local Businesses: Featuring “El Carrito Tacos” in West Rogers Park, Chicago!