The best nine articles on the internet from May 2017

Best of Nine // Vol. V

Just like that, I’ve officially turned another year older and another month has passed us by. I can’t lie and say that May 2017 was one for the books. I spent my 29th birthday in Costa Rica with some amazing people, enjoyed some pretty amazing weather in Chicago, and I’ve committed to some pretty awesome plans for Summer 2017. Before…

A palm print dress and denim jacket for a neighborhood stroll

Reclaiming the Neighborhood

TGIF! Who else is excited about the unofficial start of summer this weekend? I hear the weather is going to be gorgeous (i’m currently in Costa Rica, follow along on instastories: @caravanofstyle) in Chicago. When I first moved to Chicago almost 5 years ago, I was so thrilled to be in the city that almost every single weekend I challenged…


SVEDKA Watermelon Mint Frozen Agua Fresca

“This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #SVEDKASummer #CollectiveBias” Ahh summer…Chicago only gets about 100 days of supremely amazing weather and so far the spring season has been off to a great start. My summer plans are coming…