Navy Pier’s ferris wheel, an iconic part of Chicago’s skyline, received a makeover this year for the pier’s 100th anniversary. Soaring nearly 200-feet high, the ferris wheel offers 360-degree views of the Windy City and is now taller and faster than ever. The upgrades to the Navy Pier Ferris Wheel, AKA the Centennial Wheel, are […]
Lizzy is a digital producer and former television news reporter. She helps brands tell their stories through video. Lizzy love to share her passion for Chicago, travel, fashion and fitness.
Indian weddings include special rituals, tradition, and lots of color! I recently experienced this when a couple very special to me tied the knot during a Hindu wedding ceremony in Houston. I would have been lost when it came to my outfit, but my boyfriend’s mother came to my rescue. She was born in India, […]
Chicago’s lakefront trail is a motivating place packed with runners, bikers and yogis. It can be a bit crowded, but there’s something calming about exercising on the lakefront that I love. Going at sunrise when the city is just waking up is especially gratifying. In the warmer months, I’ll take Chicago’s Lakefront Trail to Oak Street […]
Last May, I traveled along California’s coast from Santa Monica to San Francisco making several stops along the Pacific Coast Highway, known as Highway 1, one of the most scenic roads in the country. There was a particular stop about 30 miles outside of San Francisco that I did not have time to visit: Half […]
Being gluten-free in a pizza-loving city can be a challenge – but it’s getting easier. More restaurants in Chicago are offering gluten-free pizza, and I found a few that are delicious. Here are the five best gluten-free pizzas I’ve found in downtown Chicago. Check them out and let me know if you’ve found others that should […]
It’s easy to get around Chicago without a car. Here are my favorites ways, and the apps that make transportation in the Windy City a breeze.
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