Spa treatments are one of life’s ultimate luxuries. Fortunately, the city is brimming with soothing, smoothing options. The drawback? Such indulgences possess a prolonged time commitment, which only increases stress rather than relaxation. The Elysian Spa at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago brings the best of both worlds together – serene service in a half hour appointment – with the rejuvenating SilkPeel Dermalinfusion facial. Eager to get glowing in record time, I found my way to Walton Street, prepped for a peaceful afternoon. This was my first visit to the Elysian Spa, and it immediately blew me away. The incredible interior boasted a wood and white color scheme, crystal mirrors and a … Read more
Admit it, Chicagoans — we have a love/hate relationship with getting around the city. Sure, we’re all for scenic routes and highway roads. But what to do when unpredictable weather, crazy crowds and sporadic wait times surpass your patience? Enter Uber. The seamless, safe app requests a reliable ride at the touch of a button! Five auto choices offer the Cheeky chick several options for traveling in style. CheekyChicago is thrilled to announce a special surprise for new users riding in style. From now until October 1, 2014, sign up or enter the code “CheekySummer” in the app. New users will receive $20 off their first Uber ride (valid on all vehicle … Read more
Summer. If you live in Chicago, you know summer is that magical time when people come out in droves to soak up the sun, fun and endless possibilities our city has in store. From festivals to lounging on the beach, we’ve got our new fave summer accessory: the Amstel Radler. The Amstel Radler is a mix of beer, lemon juice and natural ingredients. Think delicious beer meets sparkling lemon water. In a word? Refreshing. If your summers consist of going to farmers’ markets or hitting the same five restaurants for cocktails, shake off the ordinary and try out our three fun, new picks instead. Your Rad Summer Itinerary 1. Road trip to Michigan Michigan is just … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!