December, 2014

6 Reasons Thailand is my Favorite Country on the Planet

6 Reasons Thailand is my Favorite Country on the Planet

There are some places you’re so excited to visit that the hype never lives up to the expectations. Thankfully, Thailand was not one of those places. Forever immortalized in cult classics like the Hangover 2 and The Beach (don’t’ worry, […]

Surviving the Dating Scene in Denver: 8 Do’s and Don’ts for Mixing and Mingling in the Mile High

Surviving the Dating Scene in Denver: 8 Do’s and Don’ts for Mixing and Mingling in the Mile High

While far less superficial than boys in the Midwest, the dating scene in Denver presents a whole different set of challenges (beyond the growing lumbersexual movement – is it really that hard to invest in a razor?). Everyone here seems to be […]

The Best Chicago Bars in Denver

The Best Chicago Bars in Denver

One of our regular jokes is that Denver is where all good Midwesterners come to die happy because there are A LOT of us out here. When the Blackhawks, Bears or Cubs (yes, I’ve even been dragged to a Scrubs […]

A Perfect Day in Wicker Park, from a 6-Year Resident

A Perfect Day in Wicker Park, from a 6-Year Resident

Over the six years I spent living in Wicker Park, I split my time on Milwaukee/Honore and Division/Wood, migrating from the thick of the six-corners mayhem to a one bedroom on the more grown up, stroller-friendly side of town. While I originally moved to […]

How to Go to Hawaii for Less than $1000 the Week of Christmas

How to Go to Hawaii for Less than $1000 the Week of Christmas

The honeymoon spot, a lot of people write off Hawaii for being too expensive, something they wouldn’t be able to afford or somewhere they have to save for a special occasion. Not true. As long as you do a little bit […]