Nellcôte & RM Champagne Salon

Posted on Mar 16, 2015 in shindigs & weddings. | No Comments
Nellcôte & RM Champagne Salon

Two gorgeous venues right on Randolph Street, mixed in with our other fabulous Chicago restaurants. Well, technically RM Champagne Salon is entered from an alley off of Green St…but hey. It was such a great afternoon meeting the event coordinators of these two sister restaurants and learning about all the events they host. I was […]

Blown Away by the Renaissance North Shore

Posted on Mar 2, 2015 in shindigs & weddings. | No Comments
Blown Away by the Renaissance North Shore

Recently, I got to meet a fabulous, energetic girl, Lisa – all thanks to our Highland Park Chamber of Commerce. She introduced herself as the Catering and Sales Manager of the Renaissance Hotels, and once we learned about each other, we set a date! It was such a surprise walking into the Renaissance Chicago North […]

Save The Money?

Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in shindigs & weddings. | No Comments
Save The Money?

No – spend the money! It’s worth it. Why should we send Save The Dates? I get this question more often than not. Brides and Grooms have a lot on their plates (besides cake tastings!), and they want to know how they can save money in every which way. I get that! But really – […]

Fall back. To nature.

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 in shindigs & weddings. | No Comments
Fall back. To nature.

‘Tis the season. Of pumpkins, apple picking and Gluhwine. The parties start being planned, the gifts start being bought. The wedding season keeps on going, while changing the beat of their step. The fall is a time where colors are rich – brides do away with the typical whites and creams, and go for big […]

Let’s wear white!

Posted on Aug 28, 2014 in shindigs & weddings. | No Comments
Let’s wear white!

Yeah yeah…we all know that cardinal rule about not wearing white after Labor Day. Well, I don’t abide by it. Do you? I love white – it shows off my lingering summer tan and it definitely goes into the winter months. So I say – do away with those red-white-and blue decorations and let’s class […]