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Karen Ami, Founder and Executive Director of the Chicago Mosaic School, shares her perspective on what it's like to balance work, family and art. more


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In honor of National Taco Day, we've complied a list of four tacos from local spots that are sure to put you in the mood to celebrate. more

Restaurants + Bars

Celebrate National Key Lime Pie Day with a Key Lime Pie Martini at Mastro's Steakhouse. more

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From glamorous rooftop decks to chic speakeasy lounges, these Chicago restaurants are brand new spots to eat, relax and enjoy a drink. The new restaurants include Somerset, Devereaux, Porter Kitchen & Deck and Ooh La La. more

Restaurants + Bars

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From spas to glamping, discover some of Chicago's most luxurious experiences... more


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Get your French foodie game on with our guide of the chicest and most delicious culinary spots in Chicago... more

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Check out our picks for the most fun and witty cocktails with pop-culture references in Chicago... more

Food + Culture

If you're looking for a late-night nibble, look no further than these tasty must-visit spots, perfect for after-hours eats in Chicago... more

Food + Culture

Discover what herb-infused cocktails are on our list of the best in Chicago... more

Entertaining + Recipes

Discover all about local Chicago author Kathleen Rooney and her new bestselling novel; Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk... more


Looking for the perfect spring sipper? Look no further than our list of the most beautiful and refreshing floral cocktails in Chicago... more

Food + Culture

Mandy Sparacino, Director and Sommelier at Esquire Champagne Room, talked to Chicago Woman about her favorite women winemakers, the women who inspire her, and more... more



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Looking for something to do this month? Look no further than our guide to the top goings-on in Chicago this May... more


Not a fan of a gym? Fitness doesn't have to be confined to the treadmill or the elliptical, instead discover a raft of fun and unique alternatives in Chicago to help get you in shape... more

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Not all Bloody Marys are created equal. Discover our line-up of the best Bloody Mary spots in Chicago... more

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Lorin Latarro, choreographer and director of "A Taste Of Things To Come" and Linedy Genao, who plays Agnes in the Broadway show, weigh-in on how the themes presented on stage still apply to today... more



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Discover what fun goodies these subscription box services have in store for you... more

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Celebrate the warmer weather by parking yourself at one of these Instagram-worthy Chicago patios... more

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How can one kitchen appliance be a game-changer? Read our review (complete with recipes) to find out... more

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Forget brunch – afternoon tea is the ultimate midday way to indulge. Get your tea and sweets fix at one of these seven decadent spots... more

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Wow friends and family with your vegetarian culinary skills with these delicious and super elevated recipes from Chicago restaurants... more

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Get your meal prep on point with the help of Amari Thomsen, the founder of Eat Chic Chicago... more

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Looking for something to do in April? Look no further than our list of all the hot happenings going on in Chicago... more


Who doesn't like a little chocolate on Easter? If you have a sweet tooth like us, get in on the candy action with these yummy Easter treat recipes... more

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