Holiday Season is upon us and sometimes we just need a refresher on how to be the best event planners possible. This book is the perfect refresher course before the insanity of holiday hits. Get it on Amazon.com
Labor Day is basically Summer’s Last Hurrah. Make it tasty with these beverages! Blackberry Soda Recipe from Imbibe Magazine 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup water 1/2 cup fresh lemon verbena leaves, loosely packed 2 pints fresh, ripe blackberries Ice cubes Soda water (Hines uses Fever Tree) Want to get saucy this holiday weekend? Add … More Labor Day Cocktails
Conventions are happening all the time in Chicago, but fall is definitely one of the busier seasons in Chicago. Stay on top of what’s going on by checking out this list of Fall Conventions from Choose Chicago.
Having a house party? Selecting interesting appetizers before the main show isn’t always easy, especially if you’ve had enough of the mini sausages and egg rolls to last you a lifetime. Here are 7 great recipes for delicious hors d’oeuves everyone will love! (Click the images to see the recipes) Fig & Goat Cheese Bruschetta Melon, … More Easy and Delicious Hors d’Oeurves
Sometimes it can be challenging to try to work with people who think differently, however that doesn’t mean it’s a bad thing! This month’s read is “Collaborative Intelligence: Thinking with People Who Think Differently” Expand your horizons and grab this month’s read. Available on Amazon.com
Summer in the City means it time for excellent drinks. Your friends will want to visit you more if your drinks are better, so here are some great summer recipes to enjoy! (Click the images for the recipes) Berry Mojito Zen Sangria (Non Alcoholic) Pimm’s Cup Michelada Manhattan Blood & Sand
Start Off Easy – Stop Trying to Completely Change How You Live Sometimes it’s hard to be organized, especially if you do not have any OCD tendencies. In the events world, everyone assumes your home and work space looks exactly like a Crate & Barrel display. But as people who are constantly rushing around, getting up early AND … More Realistic Organization Tips
Listed by days, find out what locations provides discounts to hospitality industry members in the city! New places get added every week. Go to http://www.industrynightinsider.com
Here is a list of some really great venues to check out this summer. Click the title of each location to visit their website and learn more! LARGE SPACES Morgan Manufacturing Field Museum Moonlight Studios ACTIVITY & FUN FTW (For The Win) Ignite Glass Studios Mindy’s Hot Chocolate MEETINGS & RESTAURANT Offsite Chicago DreamHome – … More Best Summer Event Venues
Try out these great spring recipes from Sunset.com! … More Spring for Lunch!