10 RBG Takeaways from 2 Lawyers Fighting to Redefine Female Retirement

What did the accomplishments of Ruth Bader Ginsburg mean to generations of women in the workforce?  Here, Erica Baird and Karen Wagner, two successful lawyers now retired—and the cofounders of Lustre.net, an online community whose mission is to redefine retirement for modern career women by confronting outdated concepts and defying stereotypes—talk lawyer-to-lawyer as they reflect on 10…

Tidbits of Recommendations: July 25, 2020

This might be a day late, but it’s certainly not a dollar short. Our weekly installation of Tidbits of Recommendations is here and it’s a fun one! But, before we get into it, a quick word: I know it’s summer and it’s so tempting to go out and live life like it’s any summer before…

Tidbits of Recommendations: June 26, 2020

It’s our fifth week of Tidbits of Recommendations! ToR is a weekly series where we bring you our favorites in entertainment, lifestyle, and Chicago. This is the last Friday of June and the whole month flew by in a blink of an eye. Let’s see what stood out… ENTERTAINMENT One of my favorite stores, Half…

Tidbits of Recommendations: June 19, 2020

It’s our fourth week of Tidbits of Recommendations! ToR is a weekly series where we bring you our favorites in entertainment, lifestyle, and Chicago. Let’s see what we’ve gotten ourselves into this week! (How are we already halfway through June?…) ENTERTAINMENT One of my favorite shows currently on TV, The Bold Type, has returned for…

Tidbits of Recommendations: June 12, 2020

Welcome to week 3 of Tidbits of Recommendations! A weekly series where we bring you our favorites in entertainment, lifestyle, and Chicago. Let’s see what we’ve gotten ourselves into this week! Plus, we threw in an extra rec for good measure. Note: post contains affiliate links where a viewers purchase may result in The Tidbit…

Editor Taylor Leddin Visits “The Jam”, Talks Time Capsule Journal

Last week, I had the pleasure of being a guest on the CW’s The Jam. I joined Amy Rutledge in-studio for a fun conversation about The Time Capsule Journal and we discussed the ways you can utilize such a journal. Click the photo below to check out the interview via their official website!

Last-Minute Holiday Gifts for Creatives

Right-brain and creative individuals are often notorious for being procrastinators. Procrastination often comes into play when the holidays come around as shopping for gifts can be overwhelming. Not to worry, as we have some fantastic last-minute gift ideas for the creatives in your life. The Time Capsule Journal This is both a shameless plug to…

Terry Boers Knows The Times and The Score

In 1960’s Chicago Heights, a young Terry Boers was leaving class at Bloom High School. As he was exiting the classroom, his teacher approached him with something that would unknowingly change his life. “Terry,” she said. “Have you ever considered creative writing as a career?” With this question, she went on to compliment the work…