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  • Happy Birthday to my hubby, my bff && the hardest working guy I know (who will also do work outside of work with me! 😉)ILYSM 💗💗 // #happybirthday #birthdayboy
  • Comfy shoes are a must... and I just found out that you can have comfy shoes and still look like a million bucks! 🙌🏼💸 on the blog today I’m recapping my experience with @abeofootwear at @thewalkingco && how I was able to get custom fitted booties that I can now walk around all day in! bit.ly/ABEO1 #ad #MyABEO #thewalkingcompany #shoes #comfortableshoes #watertowermall
  • When it’s too cold to wear anything but cozy chenille sweaters... && this one is under $25! ♥️♥️ // http://liketk.it/2y64q @liketoknow.it #liketkit #wiw #winterstyle #mystyle #chicagoblogger #fashionblogger #americanstyle #f21 #ootd #winter #stripes
  • Had an amazing ‘Friendsgiving’ thanks to the @fairmontchicago! 🦃 If you don’t feel like cooking on Thanksgiving but still want a delicious meal, the Fairmont Chicago has you covered. 🙌🏼 Now through Nov 16th, order your ready-to-go full Thanksgiving dinners & pick them up on Thanksgiving Day!! So easy and SO delish!! // #thanksgiving #fairmontchicago #thanksgivingdinner #turkeyday #chicagoblogger #eeeeeats #chicagofood #thanksgivingday #foodie #chicago #foodblogger

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