You Can’t Stop the Beat – Meet Kate (33/52.2)

Meet Kate: In her own words – “I’ve been doing concert photography for years, but it’s been my passion since I shot FFS (a collaboration between Franz Ferdinand and Sparks) in 2015. I’ve always been a big music dork, and photography has been a hobby of mine since high school, so being able to connect […]

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign – You are beautiful, yes you!

Bringing you some Monday Motivation in this uncertain continuation of #shelterinplace in Chicago. Today’s topic: YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL! Let that sink in and hopefully bring a smile to your face. I had the good fortune to meet Matthew Hoffman, the artist behind the #yabsticker and tour his studio last December. If you haven’t seen this […]

Be a force for good – Meet Belinda (25/52.2)

Meet Belinda:In her own words… “A few months ago, I was asked to speak about my decades-long career path (to date) and what I have learned along the way on stage for The Welcome Conference. If the James Beard Awards are the restaurant world’s equivalent to the Oscars, then The Welcome Conference is like giving […]

Growth is always trendy – Meet Claudia 23 of 52 Phenomenal Women (Year 2)

Meet Claudia: In her own words… “As thinking of my why behind my what, I’ve come to realize, my whole life I’ve lived to help people grow and feel good about themselves as evidenced by my being an interpreter, teacher, business owner and influencer.  The path to use social media as a positive environment to […]