> 2012 Recap

Two of my fav peeps - Nate Berkus and Leslie Hindman - at a Union League event
With Windy City Live’s Val Warner and Ryan Chiaverini
Alayna and DC Crenshaw - a movie star couple!
My favorite hairdressers, Charles Ifergan and Tom Lawlor
With the ladies from the Baton before the Pride Parade
Celebrating Hazel’s birthday with David Brandt, John Regas, Sheryl Dyer and Greg Hyder
With Stanley Paul and Bunky Cushing
With Tom Dreesen and TCW Mag’s Sherren Leigh
The Baton’s Chilli Pepper and the Joffrey’s Fabrice Calmels
At one of my fav events, PAWS Beach Party, with Angie DeMars, Bonnie Spurlock and Judy Tullman
David Brandt with President Obama at an event at the Palmer House
With Jan Melk and Helen Melchior fly fishing at Corkin’s Lodge
Common Threads’ Jesus Salgueiro, Linda O’Keefe and Chef Art Smith
Guess who the Easter Bunny is? LESLIE HINDMAN!
Photographer Mila Samokhina is honored
Jean Antoniou receiving Woman of Vision honor at the Peninsula with Greg Hyder and Maria Zec
With fabulous radio personality and friend John St. Augustine
Beloved neighbors Steve Weiss and Lucy Wojtas
Kandy Kane Ball with Mark Bell, Matt Unertl and Chris Draska
With friends at the Park Hyatt for a private party hosted by Amy Tara Koch for Fredric Fekkai
With Sarah and Kerry Wood at “Woody’s Winter Warmup”
Celebrating with friends
Touring the new Ronald McDonald House with Jamie Haberkorn and Max Herrick
Bunky Cushing and his ladies celebrating Valentine’s Day
One of my fav photogs and friends Mila Samokhina with her daughter Elena and hubby Arthur
Sharyl Mackey and baby Jack
Bill and Giuliana celebrating at RPM
Bill Rancic, RJ, Molly and Jerrod Melman and Giuliana Rancic
Monika Dixon’s “Success is a Journey” seminar with Paul Iacono and Rachel de Marte
Agnes “LuLu Mae” Miles and Catie Keogh
Nina Mariano and Tracey Scurto
Borris Powell celebrating after his fashion show
Monika Dixon, Saira Mohan and Rhonda Sanderson at Paul Iacono’s birthday at RPM
Chicago Now Content Manager Jimmy Greenfield and his beautiful wife
Filming "Chicagolicious" premiere with Howard Godfrey
An Afternoon of Good Times with National Public Housing Museum’s Keith Magee
Michael Kutza, Kelsey Grammer and John Mahoney
Sonya Jackson hosting a table at the Discovery Ball
Celebrating Korinna Isselhardt and Kristina McGrath’s BDs at RPM
With Mayor Emanuel and my co-chair Helen Melchior at the Joffrey Spring Gala
Co-chairing the Joffrey Ballet Gala with Helen Melchior
Celebrating Lynn McMahan’s birthday at RL with Kristina McGrath, Toni Canada, Gayle Anthony and Gail Leahy
Manolis Alpogianis at the opening of City Porch
With friends at Fantasy Island Prentice Gala
With the Rancics at the opening of their RPM Restaurant
Chuck with Jeff Conway, Quenten Schumacher and Paul Iacono at Macy’s Glam Launch Party
Steve Starr at the Babycakes food truck after Glamorama Launch Party
Tom Dreesen, Roe Conn, Larry Wert and Joe Ahern
Laughing with the legendary Betty White
With Betty White!