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How to reduce your stress right now.

How to reduce your stress right now.

We've all been there. Life feels like it's trying to drown you. A dozen things need to be done, all right now. You get angry and downright unpleasa...
Be grateful for the little things

Be grateful for the little things

Today I wanted to write something about gratitude. Sometimes in my hectic daily life, I forget that I have a lot to be thankful for. A warm place t...
My favorite classic holiday music

My favorite classic holiday music

Some of the greatest artists of all time recorded some of the most timeless holiday music. From Bing Crosby to Frank Sinatra, these are my favorite...
Chicago's best farmer's markets

Chicago's best farmer's markets

I'm not someone who uses the word artisan. Its lost all meaning when mass produced Keebler crackers and Pepsi come out with freshly minted packagin...
Sleep Better: Here's what should be on your nightstand

Sleep Better: Here's what should be on your nightstand

We all know what it feels like to wake up feeling tired. We chalk it up to stress, but more likely its how you fall asleep that contributes to the...