Renowned for its natural thermal springs and possible healing powers, Hot Springs today offers a family-friendly mix of activity. Spend a few days, and you’ll discover scenic mountains, baseball and
Take time to soothe the stress away at a Kohler Waters Spa, where you are indulged with personalized attention amid luxury surroundings. Kohler, known around the world for premium bath
For a romantic date night, your table awaits at the Japanese-inspired, fine dining Roka Akor steakhouse, seafood and sushi restaurant. The boutique restaurant chain presents six locations around the country,
Try the new Blanco Cocina + Cantina in Oak Brook, IL, where Mexican classics are served with a contemporary twist.
Advice from 2 seasoned Nashville songwriters and 1 rising star In the music industry, it’s the singers who are better known than the songwriters. But singers need songs, or they
Sneaker culture started here! Step inside the collegiate-themed Graduate Eugene hotel, and you’ll be dwarfed by a colossal wooden pull-toy of a cartoon-ish duck. Standing 12 feet tall and sporting
Chicagoan Nick Cave describes himself as an artist with a civic responsibility. Driven by social and political goings-on in the world, he looks for ways to inform and engage the
Whether you’re flying or not, Onå gel masks soothe and rehydrate tired skin. I had SO many plans upended by the insidious spread of COVID-19, including this post. My intention
Wellness gardens are designed to be supportive of your health and well-being.
You don’t have to be a football enthusiast to appreciate the story of the Green Bay Packers or to enjoy a tour of their home, Lambeau Field. (I’m not, and
A travel writer finds tranquility and renewal at a Chicagoland day spa Eaglewood Resort & Spa is a bucolic Midwestern destination that promises romantic getaways, family fun, top-flight golf, and
Healing, soothing sounds lead to deep relaxation. To celebrate the launch of Swissôtel Chicago’s new Vitality Suite, I participated in a deep relaxation experience called a “Sound Bath.” It’s a
(NOTE: The 2018 Fashion Packed Challenge at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago has concluded. Congratulations to the winners–and thanks to everyone who voted!) Fashion design students launched their creative energies
Whether you are traveling to Japan or an armchair aficionado, “Kimono and the Colors of Japan” is a different sort of guidebook. It’s an exploration of Japanese color theory through
Don’t let cold water dampen your snorkeling or diving experience. Don a wetsuit to keep yourself warm. It will also ward off sun, scrapes and stings, and make you more
When I’m traveling, my skin care routine suffers badly. Itineraries are jam-packed from early morning to late night, leaving little energy for personal upkeep. Plus, I admit I occasionally indulge