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Friday Five: 5 Healthy Restaurants in Chicago

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It seems only fitting after a week in New York that I share my 5 favorite healthy food options here in Chicago. The Midwest is very much about “meat and potatoes” so finding a healthy alternative has been a struggle over the past year. If you’re a native to the city or planning a visit and want to grab something other than deep dish pizza, these are the 5 best places in Chicago!

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Friday Five: 5 Tips to Look More Put Together During the Week

 

Navy Blue Wrap Dress (also comes in black with a longer length!) | Tan D’Orsay Pumps | Fendi 3Jours Bag (luxury resale here, new and similar here) | Tortoise Sunglasses | Gold Stacking Rings | Gold Pearl Necklace and Bracelet

When it comes to Monday through Friday, it can be a struggle to look put together. Whether you are heading into an office or have a family to take care of, whatever your daily routine looks like, there’s just never enough time. So here are 5 tips to look more put together during the week.

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Friday Five: 5 Fall Date Night Ideas

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On me: White Tie Sleeve Sweater | Faux Leather Leggings | Riding Boots | Burgundy Bucket Bag | Tortoise Sunglasses

On him: Skinny JeansBoots

While fall’s cool weather makes me terrified of the winter ahead, it also is a little romantic too. Who wouldn’t want to cozy up on the couch and binge watch The Office on Netflix? Matt and I have been re-watching the series lately, as well as baseball of course. But what if you want to get outside? Here are 5 fall date night ideas to try for today’s Friday Five!

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Friday Five: 5 Photography Tips (From His Perspective)

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Burgundy Bubble Sleeve Sweater | Burgundy Pleated Skirt | Black Classic Pumps | Similar Black Bag | Gold Bar Necklace | Black Sunglasses

As many of you know, Matt has become my Instagram Husband by default. He isn’t professionally trained in photography but he is professionally trained in the phrase “happy wife, happy life“. Which means, he’s had to pick up a few skills he never wanted. If you’re reading this thinking that you wish your man would do this for you, trust me, it can be done. It takes millions of blurry photos, learning a lot about how to work together as a couple, and a superhuman amount of patience. But first, he has to know how to take a photo. So, here are 5 photography tips from a guy’s perspective.

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