Summer Days

Last week Chicago had a 70 degree day... and then it snowed last Monday. We definitely have crazy weather in the city and trust me this is actually normal (I have seen snow as late as May before)! My tip to you would be take advantage of the sunny days. My roommate and I went... Continue Reading →

My Valentine

Valentine's Day is all about love, so I thought I'd share my love story. For those of you who don't want to be in love or simply don't care I totally get it! I actually thought I would spend my life single, so you can imagine how surprised I was when Will showed up! So... Continue Reading →

Will You Be My Galentine?

February 13th is my favorite unofficial holiday, Galentine's Day! I'm a total sap for Valentine's Day, but there's nothing like celebrating your girlfriends with a cute night in or out! Leslie Knope, from Parks and Rec, basically invented Galentine's Day and she did brunches every year with gifts/games with her girls. I thought instead of... Continue Reading →

XO Marshmallow Cafe

February first is tomorrow and you know what that means... Valentine's Day! Being the hopeless romantic I am, I'm so excited to share all the blogposts in store leading up to my favorite Hallmark holiday! Stay tuned on my insta @lainey_hcb for live updates and polls leading up to the day of love. I don't want... Continue Reading →

Why Chicago?

Chicago holds a special place in my heart. I feel steady here, surrounded by skyscrapers and the rush of commuters every morning. When the weather changes, it's wild and unruly (especially in the spring, with snow as late as March), but I love staring at the sky every now and then as it changes. The other... Continue Reading →

The Nutella Cafe

Hey friends I am back from a trip to Michigan (hence no post last week!) and I can't wait to talk about this cute new spot in the Loop, the Nutella Cafe! It was pretty busy when Taylor and I went and I think it will continue to be a trending spot throughout this season.... Continue Reading →

How to Get Fit for 2018!

Real talk, I'm definitely not an athletic connoisseur but I always feel like this time of year is when I get back into fitness, because it's always fun to get toned for the summer until I give up like a week later haha! Luckily for you I have something to help get in shape that... Continue Reading →

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