Lately

I wanted to take a little break from the normal broadcast to write a little bit more about what’s been happening in my life lately…it is called The TMI Blog, after all. 

Hoop There It Is

Most of my recent earring selections have gravitated toward some form of the classic gold hoop, but in a much more elevated way giving way to a whole new variety of statement pieces. What is it about a round, gold earring that makes any look more sophisticated?

Sweet Farmers Market Finds

One of my favorite weekend adventures is to stroll through local farmers markets— and Chicago has quite a few over the Summer! As we get into Fall, there is so much in season worth fighting the crowds to find like tomatoes, sweet corn and pretty much any stand you can find freshly made jam at. 

From Summer to Fall: What to Wear Now

Invested in a ton of fab Summer wear and don’t know how to repurpose for Fall? I got you way covered. This season, with help from my partners at Polyvore, I’ve created specifically crafted edits that feature Summer’s hottest trends and how you can wear them for Fall (with those hottest trends as well!). A mix of perfection to … Continue Reading

Wild Flower

So long Summer! And Happy September! As the last look for this summery season, I have already fully embraced this transition. Time to layer on all the goodness of cooler Fall days… and this look is just the beginning of that!

Second Bedroom Design Ideas

If you’ve been following along via the TMI Blog Instagram, you know that Mama Kim is coming in from Charleston for a wedding and staying with us– which means we finally will get to show our second bedroom some love! Until now, its been an extra storage space aka #ChefAdrian’s closet and filled to the brim with … Continue Reading

TMI Trave Guide: Charleston, SC

With our trip booked to visit my parents and having been to Charleston, South Carolina a handful of times myself, I thought of no better way to celebrate my excitement than to put together the ultimate guide to The Holy City– with help from the new Charlestonians themselves– view the best-in-class to-do’s, restaurants (of course), cocktail … Continue Reading

Go Fourth

Before you say anything, yes. Yes, this was my outfit for the Fourth of July– great guess! However, at the time I was going to write about how versatile and summery these pieces were, so better late than never, right? 

Chicago Summer Guide

#SummerTimeChi is no joke– and us Chicagoans take full advantage of warm, sunny days out on patios, rooftops, festivals, farmers markets and so much more. It’s no secret that Chicago comes alive in the Summer with so much to do and all the beauty the comes with it. We only get three months of it … Continue Reading

Summery Style Essentials

SUMMER IS HERE! Uh, what a relief! I think I definitely looked forward to Summer way more this year than past and as everyone knows– Chicago is the best in the Summer! Boats, beaches and beer on patios, rooftops and decks… it’s literally the best time of the year. Plus, us Chicagoans only get about … Continue Reading