WEEK IN AWESOME XLIII / by Julie Schumacher

Thursday! We hope we'll see you at the Wellness and Self-Care Panel!


Bang Bang Pie is now open in Ravenswood. Yahoo!

A Little Photo Studio has a May pet promo session!

This week:
May 17: Head to Honey Butter on Tuesdays, starting this Tuesday!, for fried chicken tacos.

May 18: Slo 'Mo dance party at the Whistler. Push it real good.

May 21: preSERVE garden volunteer day with Slow Food Chicago.

May 21: Lisa shares what personal branding say about you when you enter a room at a live Power Hour at Blair with Grit & Grace by Alice Foy of Jane Ella Productions. Join her and three industry leaders :Rashada Dawan, star of the Lion King. A’darah the CEO of Queensview Creative and Jessyca Dudley, the founder of The Building Fund. 

May 27: AIGA What's Next student grant applications are due.

May 28: Black Girl in Om Day Retreat (this sounds ah-mazing!).

June 22: Big Delicious Planet Urban Farm Dinner with Nimble Well and more!

June 23: Slow Food Chicago Bookclub! Get started reading The Art of Eating.


Read what our wellness panelists Cortney AhernLauren AshMolly RudbergDana Frost have to say about their own self-care journeys.

Margot Harrington's back with a new productivity playlist: Classy Tunes for Small Folk.

Greater Good Studios thinks you should always show your work.

Get inspired by this interview of Janice Bond over on She Knows Now.

Maria Boustead of Po Campo put together an Insider's Guide to Biking in Chicago.

Planning a trip to Japan? Janelle of re:find Joy has some inspiration photos for you from her recent sojourn.

Johanna Lowe's new portfolio makes us want to eat all the thing.

Mana's ready to help you unlock your LinkedIn.