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Do You Believe in Miracles?

New York Times Bestselling Author Gabrielle Bernstein Discusses Her New Book, Miracles Now

April 9, 2014

We’re all made up of energy. (Just hear me out.) Your energy has far more power than you can even imagine. There is energy in your spoken words, in your emails and in your physical presence. When we function from a fearful, low-level energetic state, our thoughts and energy can literally pollute the world. Conversely, when we function from a place of positive energy, the world around us becomes more positive. The truth is that fear cannot coexist with love. Therefore, we must learn how to dissolve all boundaries with love by taking responsibility for our own energy. In doing so, we’ll raise the energy around us. These wise musings are from …  Read more

Superbowl Entertaining 101

Seven Ways to Throw a Perfect Game Day Party!

January 30, 2014
Football party
Lakesha Rose

Some of us Chicagoans may or may not be celebrating the Super Bowl this Sunday. But some of us just look for a reason to “throw” a party. As a Lifestyle expert who has been entertaining for almost 20 years, I have had my hiccups along the way. I remember the time I made a rib roast for Christmas, which is best prepared medium rare to medium. Well, mine was gorgeous on the outside and more rare on the inside. The rest of the dishes were plated and ready to go when I had to put the roast back in the oven. I felt so bad I opened my pricey …  Read more

Get Cheeky with Celebrity Athletes

Athlete Parties Heat Up as Cubs and Blackhawks Host Back-to-Back Fundraisers in January

January 14, 2014

If you’re a gal who loves her sports as much as she loves her nightlife, the next few weeks of celebrity athlete-hosted parties are worth the long, dark days of winter. As Chicago’s bustling charity season kicks off, some of Chicago’s favorite Blackhawks and Cubs are in line to host the hottest parties of the season. One of the great things about being a Chicago sports fan is that we get the chance to party with our favorite athletes who seem to enjoy throwing parties as much as we love attending them. Not a month goes by in Chicago without a notable current or former Chicago athlete hosting a fundraising event …  Read more