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Mahjabeen Syed

ThinkCERCA is a software platform and tool enabling educators to create customized lesson plans across disciplines and track students' progress. Headed up by Eileen Murphy, her career as a school administrator has segued into the tech sphere. more

People

This week we feature MAD Social's new spring cocktail, Pretty In Pink. more

Entertaining + Recipes

This week's cocktail in the spotlight is "The Hitchhiker" at Presidio. This luxurious drink is sure to keep you warm from the cold and snowy month we're having. more

Entertaining + Recipes

On March 30, Live to Wynn will celebrate four Chicago women who Live to Wynn in Chicago. The honorees are Sidney Dillard, Maria Kim, Diana Palomar and Mary Pat Wallace. more

Style + Trends

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Chicago Flower & Garden Show

The Chicago Flower & Garden Show, taking place at Navy Pier March 18-26, aims to inspire not just the gardener and learner in you, but the learner in your kids, too. These 6 events are perfect for your little ones as they continue to grow and blossom more

Art + Exhibitions

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Sandra Holl, executive chef and co-owner of Floriole, stays busy throughout the week running her cafe/bakery. Check out what this busy Chicago woman does to unwind over the weekend. more

Trailblazers

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Chicago venues have an amazing array of Oscar-themed cocktails to offer, which is why we couldn't pick just one! Here are two of our favorite celeb-worthy drinks. more

Entertaining + Recipes

Today is Mentoring Day, and to honor our incredible Board members who have inspired and mentored us at Chicago Woman, a few of the women share with us the importance of having mentor. more

Style + Trends

For this edition of Drink of the Week, we bring you a velvety red pisco sour featured during the week of love at Tanta. more

Entertaining + Recipes

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Whether it's the start of a new year or nearing the end, we are striving to better ourselves daily. For those times when we have little motivating us and stray off course, look to these 3 tools to make sure you stay on track, year-round. more

Health + Wellness

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Joe Mazza

The Groundhog has spoken, and it is going to be a LONG winter. Stay warm at these arts and culture-based events happening this weekend. more

Art + Exhibitions

Abby Hornacek is the co-host of The Rally and daughter of longtime NBA Star and New York Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek. As a woman in a male-dominated profession, shares how she overcomes the obstacles she faces and how sports empower young girls. more

Taste Makers

The Broad Cast unites women in politics, media, business, civic life and philanthropy who are making an impact on Chicago and their communities to discuss issues women face every day. more

Style + Trends

Uma Vaiyapuri and Vineeta Santoshi launched Chutney Devis (Devi means Goddess in Sanskrit) in February of 2016. They specialize in regional South Indian cuisine and make all of their products in small batches. more

Trailblazers

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Tom VanEynde

Artist of the Week is an on-going series profiling an exceptional Chicago-based artist. This week, we bring to you painter Mary Porterfield. more

The Creators

Spanning across the country, the Women's March taking place tomorrow will be an event to remember. Here's everything you need to know about the Women's March on Chicago. more

Style + Trends

It's the new year, and the most popular resolution people are trying to keep is to lose weight and be healthy. We hope that these three small food swaps will help make sticking to your resolutions a whole lot easier. more

Food + Culture

Andrea Levoff, is a former stand-up comedian, who recently launched a web series called Dope Ass Mom Tips that has done extremely well. In the series, she features her own experiences as a mother to connect with her audiences. more

People

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Real estate agent Nicole Duran has the kind of schedule most people wouldn't know how to deal with. Find out what she does to take some much-needed time to pamper herself and unwind. more

People

Chicago Foundation for Women's CEO and president K. Sujata is a positive force in Chicago's philanthropic community. She graces the cover of our December 2016 issue, sharing with us her past and future hopes and endeavors. more

Taste Makers

Looking for gift ideas for the woman in your life who always looks so put together? From makeup to facial patches that reduce fine lines and wrinkles, you can find it here. more

Beauty