Public Lives: Be There In Five | Secret Recipes: Balsamic Pear Salad

Pear Balsamic Goat Cheese Salad

How does one go from hand painting floor mats out of her living room floor to running an uber-successful floor mat business in just 3 years? We chatted with Be There In Five founder, Kate Kennedy, over a delicious meal made by Kate herself to see just what it takes to become a … [Read more...]

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: Maritza Buelvas | Secret Recipes: Kale, Apple, & Spinach Smoothie

Public Lives Secret Recipes Beauty For Bloggers

Upon entering into Maritza Buelvas, founder of Beauty For Bloggers, home you immediately feel transported to another destination. No longer are you in Chicago but instead greeted by the feel of a Parisian parlor. Designed entirely by Maritza, it's evident this lady has a knack … [Read more...]

Public Lives: Lindsay McFarlane | Secret Recipes: Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites

Cookie Dough Pretzel Bites Recipe

Lindsay McFarlane has the job most girls dream of. During the day, she works as the Public Relations Coordinator at Neiman Marcus on Michigan Avenue by night Lindsay is managing her own company, Working Girl Inc. Her time at Neimans is spent planning events for your favorite … [Read more...]

Public Lives: Kristin Cavallari | Secret Recipes: Almond Butter Sugar Cookies

In The Kitchen With Kristin Cavallari (1)

Known for her gorgeous looks, stunning style, & growing up in front of the camera, Kristin Cavallari spills that her life is way different than we're used to seeing on Laguna Beach & The Hills reruns now-a-days. The mom, author, entrepreneur, designer (Emerald Duv & … [Read more...]