WEEK IN AWESOME XLVIII / by Julie Schumacher


This Week

Taking part in Techweek? Cowork for free with Deskpass!

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

June 22 (and June 29!): Forth Founder, Lisa Guillot, is offering 20 minutes of free brainstorming, different perspective giving, insight, and freedom to ask whatever the hell you want of her as a life, brand + business coach. Sign up here. 

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

June 25 & 26: Renegade Craft Fair Chicago Pop-Up at the Hideout featuring our friends Vichcraft and Argaman & Defiance

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.


July 11: Get limber with yoga at Early to Bed.

July 23: Join Molly Rudberg-Leshnock and other fantastic female movers & shakers at the Women in Leadership Forum (and Brunch!).


Our very own Carolyn Green shared her thoughts on how the people you love matter most.

Do you know how much we love Greenhouse Loft? Like, so much. It's a fantastic spot to cowork during the week and a fantastic place to get married (and you'll want Jamie to shoot your wedding!).

A gorgeous wedding planned by Engaging Events by Ali.

Need some Champagne & Snark? We recommend this episode with Lauren Ash of Black Girl in Om.

And then, get a second dose of awesome with Lauren's interview on She Knows Now where she talks intentional living.

Keidra Chaney shares the origin and future of The Learned Fangirl over on the Organization of Transformative Works.