Public Lives: Apparel Junky | Secret Recipes: Healthy Hostess Snacks

Apparel Junky

Did you ever wish all that junk food you were eating actually had even the slightest bit of nutritional value? Leave it to fashion blogger Apparel Junky, who doubles as an elementary school teacher, to show us exactly how we could accomplish that. In less than 15 minutes you can … [Read more...]

Public Lives: Jon Cotay | Secret Recipes: Filipino BBQ Chicken

filipino bbq ribs

Nearly 14 years ago Jon Cotay & two close friends from college opened the doors to Akira Boutique in Chicago. Flash forward to present day & Akira operates over 20 stores & an online boutique. While the store has been wildly successful, retail wasn't always the path … [Read more...]

Public Lives: Jacqueline Rezak | Secret Recipes: Layered Cake Jars

Layer Cake Jars Recipe

When your resume boasts a roster like Jacqueline Rezak's does, it's hard to find time to manage anything else, let alone another company. Yet Rezak, a celebrity stylist based out of Los Angeles, also happens to run a clothing & accessory company, Rad & Refined. A company … [Read more...]

Public Lives: Random Acts of Pastel | Secret Recipes: Pink Iced Tea Latte

Random Acts of Pastel Recipe

As a recent journalism grad, Alyssa decided to go against the grain of working at an already established magazine& instead created her own online magazine: Random Acts of Pastel. Fast forward 3 years later & RAOP has a massive following accompanied by partnerships with … [Read more...]

Public Lives: Ben Rosenfield | Secret Recipes: Chinese Eggs

Chinese Scrambled Eggs Recipe

Reality shows are a dime a dozen now-a-days. So how can you weed out the average & know when to truly tune in? For starters check out the network & who created the show. Next what is it even about. Finally who is hosting it. When the answers are: FOX, Mark Burnett (think … [Read more...]