A Girl’s Guide: 11 Places to go for a Posh and Boozy Brunch in Chicago

Brunch is absolutely a THING to do in Chicago. I love weekend brunch and there are so many delicious options in Chicago. I created this girl’s guide for when you are looking for a brunch spot that’s a little more posh or special for you and your girlfriends. With the upcoming holidays, save my checklist below which includes all these brunch spots so you have some ideas for the perfect place to celebrate with your loved ones. It’s fun to go somewhere that is a little more trendy, has pretty decor or a fun boozy option, as well as great…

A Girl’s Guide to 13 Amazing Wine Bars in Chicago

I personally love drinking wine all year long but there’s something really cozy about going to a wine bar during the cooler months. Since fall is almost here I thought it was the perfect time for this girl’s guide. I love sitting by the fireplace (a huge bonus if they have one) sipping on some great wine, while enjoying a selection of delicious cheeses. Sounds so good right?! So, if you are a wine lover like me you will love using this girl’s guide to enjoy some of the best, coziest, chic, and fun wine bars throughout the city. ENO…

A Girl’s Guide to Rosè All Day

It’s a beautiful Saturday and you are looking for something relaxing and fun to do. Why not plan a girl’s day with a rosè all day crawl. You can sip on rosè and enjoy some great places in Chicago as well. This girl’s guide to rose’ all day will help you plan out your perfect day. A Girl’s Day + Saturday = Rosè All Day 11:00 am The Hampton Social You have to start with brunch because you know you shouldn’t drink on an empty stomach. Make a reservation for brunch at The Hampton Social. (They kinda put rosè on the…

Afternoon Cocktails at Noyane

One of the many reasons that I started GGC is because I love to try new places. I try to keep up on everything that’s new in Chicago and when I heard about Noyane rooftop at the Conrad hotel, I immediately added it to my list of places to try this summer. My hubby and I decided to finish work early last week and go somewhere for an afternoon cocktail. So, I suggested since the weather was really nice that we should go check out Noyane, so we did. Noyane means hidden roof in Japanese and that’s just what it is.…

A Girl’s Guide to Happy Hour in Chicago

I love a good happy hour! It’s so nice to sit on a patio or at a cozy bar and have a cocktail or a glass of wine with your girlfriends at least once a week! I’ve put together a guide of the best happy hour places for us girls to grab a drink after work. You can also easily download and save my checklist below so you will always have suggestions on where to go. I’ve also included the times and a link to each happy hour menu. Girl’s Night Out Also, if you girls didn’t know, Tavern on Rush…

A Girl’s Guide to Hidden Gems in Chicago

I love being able to take my friends or my hubby to cute little places that I have found. I’m always looking for hidden gems all over the city. So, I thought that I would share some of my favorite hidden gems with all of you. These hidden gems are perfect for a great cocktail or glass of wine and to share an appetizer or two. This girls guide to hidden gems in Chicago is perfect for both Chicagoans and visitors, so take a look below and read about some of my favorite little spots. Broken Shaker at the Freehand…

A Girl’s Guide to the Best Places to Grab a Rooftop Drink in Chicago

I’m so excited that the warmer weather is finally here! If you are visiting Chicago or you live in Chicago you know that summers are really important and everyone wants to make the most of the warm weather. I love to be outside as much as a can and I each summer I make a summer bucket list of everything I what to see and do that summer. The city is always buzzing and there’s always something going on. For the last few years rooftop bars have been really popular in the city and every year there’s a few new rooftops that everyone wants…