The Locallist

The Girl With a Plan

As the go-to friend for notoriously being able to name the perfect spot on the drop of a dime, I decided to put my expertise to use and share everything this wonderful city has to offer, with you! I fell in love with Chicago in 2012, when I moved here from my home state of Ohio. After hopping around to a few cities with my husband, we’ve found our home here in Chicago!

Admittedly (though unashamedly) biased, I believe Chicago truly is the best city.

When I’m not teaching in my classroom, I spend my time “researching” the best neighborhoods, patios, museums, cocktails, festivals, fitness classes,and everything in between.

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