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We spoke with Second City instructor Becca Barish about the comedy institution's Improv for Anxiety classes and Wellness Program Read more



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We chatted with writer Nicole Schnitzler about Doors Open Dishes, her new initiative that partners with Chicago chefs to raise money for group homes and workshops in Illinois for those with developmental disabilities. Read more

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Not just your routine Hatha or Vinyasa, step out of the studio and check out our list of some of the most exciting yoga classes in Chicago... Read more


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No matter where you are, take a little time for yourself to check out these must-have reads for ambitious women—like you! Read more

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From flower arranging to calligraphy, cooking to cocktails, master your hosting skills with our list of the top classes in the Chicago area to help your dinner party be that bit extra... Read more