A Tourist In My Own Hometown: Navy PierI have lived in Chicago for nearly 15 years – longer than anywhere else I have lived. I cheer for the Cubs, the Bears, the Bulls, and the Blackhawks. I have even started to add an unnecessary “s” to “Jewel” and “Soldier” (when in reference to the Bears’ home field). In short, I consider myself... Read more »
How To Beat The Common Cold Or FluAs soon as the colder weather begins to set in one of the most common questions I’m asked is: “What can I do to avoid getting sick this year?” Preventative measures Defense is the best offense. That’s why maintaining your general health is so important. At the most basic level we all should get at... Read ...
Dueling Prognosticators for NFL Wild Card WeekendWelcome in to our free picks versus the spread for the NFL Wild Card weekend for those of you who are new to this column. Welcome back to those of you who have used my free NFL picks versus the spread to win money by pounding your bookie. I am a documented 62% versus the... Read more »
Chicago Scene Invites You to be a Cultural ExplorerChicago is one of the most amazing cities in the world populated by intelligent, loyal, and sophisticated Cultural Explorers who are ready to reexamine the eccentric neighborhoods of the city. Chicago is home to nearly three million residents who take pride in their city all four seasons and celebrate their commitment to calling this city... Read more &...
The Chicago High Rise Guide to Hibernating This Winter!The first snowfall of the year always marks the beginning of a lovely Chicago winter.  We break out snow boots, hats, gloves, fleece-lined leggings, and curse our West Coast friends that post statuses of “85 degrees in January.”  Though it may be hard to believe, there is a silver lining to being stuck inside during... Read more »
Better Sex and More Confidence: Top 4 Vaginal Rejuvenation OptionsIt’s not just for X-Rated movies anymore. Men and women all over the world are much more conscious of their body image and not only the areas that are commonly exposed to the environment and their peers. Vaginal rejuvenation procedures are significantly increasing. Women are becoming much more concerned with the aesthetic and function of... ...
How Adele Ruined the Holiday SpiritThis is a true story about the journey myself and countless other Chicagoans endured the day Adele tickets went on sale for her run of shows at the United Center. 12/16/2015, 9:24 a.m. I commented to my co-worker one morning, “Hey man, this may sound like a lame excuse, but I need to be by... Read more »
An Awesome Beard in Three Easy StepsHello, Gents! Winter is often accompanied by a newly grown out beard. This fall I participated in MOVEMBER for the first time, so I asked a lot of gentleman how they kept their beards looking so great and how they avoided being tortured by the itchiness of a new beard. Most of the gents I... Read more »
Four Must-Have Pieces to Look Holiday ReadyHolidays can be hectic and stressful at times, but looking holiday ready doesn’t have to be. With these four easy versatile pieces, you can be holiday ready in less than ten minutes, look effortlessly beautiful, and even wear the pieces beyond the season. Get Holiday Ready with Color A pop of color, such as classic... Read more »
Designing Your Downtown Studio: Small is the New ChicThe luxury rental market in downtown Chicago is blowing up and brand new construction is popping up on every corner.  More and more of my clients are trading in their 1-2 bedroom walk-ups for apartments in luxury high rises. The convenience of living close to work, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife, combined with state of the... Read more &...