Guest spot on Belinda Chang’s Virtual Brunch

Thank you, Belinda for spotlighting the 52 Phenomenal Women Project on your show September 6, 2020. Be sure to check it out… EPISODE 25 We are so excited to welcome our Brunchers to Season Two. Let’s do EVEN MORE good during our second season and support our friends in food, wine, restaurants, small business and […]

An encyclopedia of women’s empowerment: Chicago Reader Feature

By Ariel Parrella-Aureli @ArielParrella An encyclopedia of women’s empowerment Local photographer Amy Boyle’s new project, 52 Phenomenal Women, elevates the voices of women and reminds us there’s power in sharing our stories. Amy Boyle photographed Sue Smith to feature her in the project 52 Phenomenal Women. ARIEL PARRELLA-AURELI On a recent hot Friday afternoon, I […]

Renegotiating my own self-value with the world – Meet Kelly (51/52.2)

Meet Kelly: In her own words – “It is 2015, I’m pregnant with my daughter, trying to navigate my next career move and pondering the age-old interview question: “Where do you see yourself five years from now?”. I don’t know that I ever settled on an answer but I do know that it wasn’t: having […]