WEEK IN AWESOME XLV / by Julie Schumacher


This Week
June 1: Eric Ripert talks with Chandra Ram. A can't-miss evening.

June 5: Self-Care Sunday with Black Girl in Om

June 6: Non-Monagamy 101 at Early to Bed (again on June 13!)

June 9: Design for Good Short Talks, Big Impact at Chicago Design Week featuring Greater Good Studio, Firebelly, EPIC and more.

June 10: Pride kickoff with Slo'Mo at Promontory Chicago.

June 18: A Forth twofer! Jam + Brunch at River Forest Kitchen from the Sugar Beet featuring Rare Bird Preserves. 

June 18: FOOD SWAP! Book signing with local author Emily Paster

June 19: Summer Solstice Celebration with Slow Food Chicago

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.

June 26: A ten-week class on garment construction focusing on patternmaking starts at Lillstreet under the wise tutelage of Jamie Hayes of Production mode.


Check out Lisa's newest installment of her life coaching journey.

Meet Paris312, a woman-owned Chicago business looking to help you Party Like a Parisian with beautifully designed party goods.

One of our fave photogs, Hannah Hoggatt, has a new site. So lovely!

Maria of Po Campo share her guide to biking in Chicago.

A fabulous interview on Art, Business and Curation with Janice Bond.

Work better and happier by formalizing your feelings from Sara Aye