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Salsa Dancing in Chicago

Are you looking for a place to learn salsa dancing in Chicago, but don’t know where to start? Salsa dancing is one of my all time favorite activities. There are so many things I love about it. The people you meet are incredibly friendly. The whole purpose of going out is to dance with other […]

Chicago Weekend Guide June 15-18, 2018

Happy almost weekend! With Father’s Day right around the corner, I’m sure you all have a weekend of grilling and boating on deck- and I’ve got a ton of other events to round out your weekend plans! With fest season ramped up, so many events are weekend-long. So, I’ll be switching up the format to […]

Chicago Weekend Guide May 25-27, 2018

Happy Memorial Day Weekend everyone! I love this weekend because it always falls within a few days of my birthday so I always have a 3 day birthday extravaganza! This weekend is no different as I’m heading out to hike the Grand Canyon for the next week. But fear not, I’ve got a 4 day […]

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