WEEK IN AWESOME XLXXX / by Julie Schumacher


November 21: Slow Food Chicago's November food book club is The Seasons on Henry's Farm.

November 29: Join Meals on Wheels for #GivingTuesday by sharing an #unselfie.

November 29: The Meals on Wheels Holiday Card drive starts! Submit cards up till 12/16.

December 1-4: One of a Kind holiday shop with Argaman & Defiance, Nourishing Notes, Production Mode and more.

December 3&4: Renegade Craft Fair is back with Po Campo, Nourishing Notes, Argaman & Defiance and Vichcraft.

December 5: Family Dinner at Autre Monde to benefit the Sugarbeet Schoolhouse scholarship program.

December 10: Join Sugarbeet Schoolhouse for a kid+parent holiday baking class.

December 11: HoliDose features Nourishing Notes, Owen + Alchemy, Smilebooth, Modern Sprout and Hand & Cloth.

December 14: After School Baking Blitz with Sugarbeet Schoolhouse.


Want to write a cookbook? Chandra Ram followed as Fat Rice created theirs.

Learn about Second Shift, a fabulous new coworking space coming to Logan Square.

Read up on Jenna of Vichcraft on the WITH/ANOTHER blog.

A great recap of the Philly event for In the Company of Women (hi Veronica Corzo-Duchardt!) 

The Hand & Cloth winter collection - Cultivating Craft - is here and it's gorgeous.

Loving the house number napkins from Sarah Drake Design.

Got Bali on the brain? Nomad Luxuries tells you what to pack.

Newcity's Best Of Chicago includes Department of Curiosities lingerie.

Slow Food Chicago is recruiting new board members.

Want in on ReBloom's flower donation workshops? Stay in the loop here.

16 marketing strategies for small businesses including tips from Mana Ionescu.

We see your new website, Polymathic! Yea!

Deskpass is looking for an intern!