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Meeting New Friends at Networking Events is the Highlight for Me

Last night I was part of a panel hosted by the Association for Women Journalists (Chicago) and the American Society of Journalists and Authors entitled How to Be a Freelancer … Continue reading

May 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bike Tour of Chicago: Cyclists Can Enjoy City Views along Lakefront Trail

Chicago may not be Portland, Oregon, when it comes to stellar bike trails but we do have a pretty sweet lakefront trail. When I was assigned to write an article … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chicago’s Bottlefork Restaurant ~ Worth a Visit

Writing about restaurants, food and drink is fun for me because it forces me to think of ways to engage the reader and describe the scene and flavors without the … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Top 10 Pizza in Chicago featured on USA Today Travel homepage

  Pizza with a long shelf life. The piece I wrote for 10best / USA TODAY Travel gets some front page love on the USA Today Travel page today!  ~Megy Karydes

April 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Daily Herald – Suburban Parent, October 2013 – Wisconsin Dells: Beyond the Water Parks

  To view the article online, click here.    

March 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Visit Neighborhoods of the World at Navy Pier in Chicago

Want to experience a different part of the world every week, for free? Beginning this Sunday, Chicago’s Navy Pier will be host to various countries (and a continent) where Chicagoland … Continue reading

February 23, 2012 · 3 Comments

theCalling Documentary and REKLAIM set to change the world

Kickstarter is a funding platform that allows creative projects to see the light of day. Similar to Kiva which provides loans to individuals to fund opportunities that, in turn, helps … Continue reading

October 14, 2011 · Leave a comment


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