A New Leaf is a gorgeous alternative to the traditional party venue. Boasting an outdoor courtyard and a stunning multi level interior of exposed brick, suspended concrete staircases and modern metalwork throughout. With ability to hold up to 140 people, A New Leaf is the perfect space for an...

February is all about love and spreading love. One of the most fulfilling ways to do that is through volunteering. vol·un·teer to freely offer to do something Most people have good intentions when it comes to volunteering, but aren’t sure how to get started. Here are some organizations...

With the Superbowl just around the corner, it’s definitely time to start thinking about what you’ll be snacking on! Everyone in the office threw out what they thought should be on our 10 best Superbowl Snacks list. DIY Nacho bar Chili Bar Wings Potato Skins ...

Since a wedding is typically the first large event a bride or groom is planning, it can be easy to overlook or not know things that, to event planners and caterers, are standard. The whole process can be a little confusing, so our fabulous Jewell...

Next up for our planner spotlight is Kelly from the fabulous Clementine Custom Events! Jewell Events Catering: How long have you been in business? Clementine Custom Events: A little over 5 years. JEC: In no more than 3 words, describe what your company does. CCE: Planning, Creating, Logistics JEC: What is...

The Rookery is one of the greatest surviving examples of an early commercial skyscraper and has an unrivaled history in Chicago. Built after the Great Fire ravaged Chicago, The Rookery is the result of architectural experimentation and advancement that put Chicago on the forefront of progress. For generations, The...

The real natural beauties, Jan and Jillian, owners of Natural Beauties Floral, Inc, took time out of their very busy day to share some fun facts about their business and shed some light on what gives them inspiration. We’ve always loved their work and were thrilled...

It’s hard to believe that January is already here, where the heck did 2014 go??? While January is typically known for resolution setting, we’re all about breaking those resolutions by the time Superbowl rolls around! Here is our roundup of the 10 best Superbowl Snacks. ...

Located just steps off Chicago’s Magnificent Mile in the Jewelers’ Row Landmark District, The Pittsfield Building has remained virtually unchanged since it was completed in 1927. Hailed as an architectural triumph, the property was developed by heirs of Marshall Field and was designed by Graham, Anderson, Probst...

Salt. It’s a chef’s best friend, but too much of it can easily make it their worst nightmare! Chef Greg (you might recognize him from our Facebook page as the handsome chef in the European red pants) let us in on a little secret. If you’ve accidentally over-seasoned...