Rachel M.'s

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What I’m Loving this Weekend

One of the final weekends of summer is upon us, and I hope you have plans to celebrate it to the fullest.  Here are my current essentials for a few days of bliss (and hopefully sunshine): // Wear...

Birthday Celebration, Chicago Style

I’ve never been the “birthday princess” type, but I have no complaints about this year’s celebrations. Let’s be honest – 25 is a big birthday. A quarter of a century. Halfway to 50. Leaving the 18-24 age bracket....

Life Lessons from Ferris Bueller

Last night I experienced the quintessential summertime date: an outdoor movie. As part of Movies on the Pier, one of my all-time favorite films played at Navy Pier – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Set in the Chicago of...

Budapest’s Ruin Pubs

I’m convinced that the ruin pubs in Budapest have some sort of magical powers. Normally, I enjoy the following things in bars: clean and matching furniture, a clear drink menu, and a space that is at least fairly...