Forth Approved 1.22.18 / by Julie Schumacher

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Are you coming to the Galentine's Day Popup? Heck yea you are!

Go, Do & See

This Week
All week check out the collab between Honey Butter Fried Chicken and Stephanie Izard.

All week, join Black Girl in Om for a #BGIOMindful focused on "Commit to the Journey: Exploring Our Purpose Through Deep Introspection" New questions every morning at 7am.

Jan 22: Silk Weaving workshop with Argaman & Defiance at The Living Room

Jan 24: Join Slow Food Chicago at Soup & Bread at the Hideout

Jan 26: Valentine's Day Happy Hour & Photos with A Little Photo Studio

Jan 26: Join Sugar Beet Schoolhouse for an Edna Lewis cooking camp to kick off Black History Month

Jan 30: A free Deskpass coworking meetup at Ampersand

Jan 30: Uncovering and Activating Your Leadership Competencies at The Shift

Feb 7: Drink & Draw Portraits for Your Valentine with Grace Makuch at Spudnik Press

Feb 10: Forth Chicago Galentine's Day Popup Woooo!

Feb 10: Vichcraft Beginner's Calligraphy workshop

Feb 11: Cookie Dough Pop workshop with Bon Vivant

Feb 11: Rug making with Argaman & Defiance at Milk Handmade

Feb 11: Couple's photo sessions with Paper Doll Chicago

Feb 12: Galentine's weaving workshop with Argaman & Defiance at The Living Room

Feb 13: Galentine's shibori workshop with Argaman & Defiance at The Living Room

Feb 15: Feminist Freelancer Coworking & Cocktails with Rebellious Magazine

Feb 15: In LA for Modernism Week? Be sure to head to the presentation on the Frost House, a local gem.

Spring & Summer Travel Plans

April 25-29: Fever Dreams Collective in Sonoma with Alisha Somer

May 29-June 3: Join Till School in Boulder this summer!

Read, Watch, Stream & Shop

Watch this gorgeous, inspiring look at Humor for Hope's work in Syria.

Rebellious Magazine has a photo essay of Saturday's March to the Polls in Chicago. You'll spot co-founder Julie's little activist in the lead image!

Also from Rebellious, take 15 minutes to help transform women's healthcare in Chicago. 

We're all eagerly awaiting the arrival of Baby Centered by Design! For now, revel in her sweet nursery. Then see what Claire says is in/out for design trends in 2018.

See how Po Campo is making biking even more eco-friendly.

Looking to become more of a morning person. Yana of Nomad Luxury has five tips.

Erin of 312 Food has your guide to restaurant week, starting 1/26.

We're very excited about the launch of Forward Fruit, creative ingenue Elise Metzger's latest venture focusing on interior environments, experiential design, interior styling and events

Craftivism now. Craftivism forever, especially when Shannon of Badass Cross Stitch is involved.

Did you get an Instant Pot? Alia Dala walks you through some FAQs.