By Emily Merrell What does Lipstick & Ink have to do with success? Well, Chicago based founder Kelly Nash understands the importance of making your mark to lead to your own version of success. Lipstick & Ink encompasses professional and lifestyle advice as well as in-person events. Read on to get a glimpse of a […]

By Emily Merrell When going to Napa, it’s easy to get caught up in the normal tourist destinations like dining at the prestigious French Laundry, sipping wine at Duckhorn Winery and biking up and down the highway. But in downtown Napa, nestled on the corner of California Avenue, sits Nappalachia. Nappalachia is a grab-and-go shop […]

By Emily Merrell Michelob Ultra isn’t the only “light” alcohol out there. SOCIAL Sparkling Wine is an 88 calorie alcoholic treat made out of sake, featuring delicious flavors like pumpkin chai and elderflower. After battling cancer in her early 20’s, SOCIAL Sparkling Wine founder Leah Caplanis started exploring what “clean” alcohol looked like. Read on […]

By Emily Merrell Have you ever felt stuck but too complacent to make a change? Meet Morganna Nickoff. After Morganna moved to NYC she left her career in aviation behind and picked up drawing, stand-up comedy and a new lease on life. Now learn how she did it so you can make changes in your […]

By Emily Merrell Have you ever flipped through an issue of Vogue and thought how insanely gorgeous the pictures are? Victoria Gamlen has a vision to make sure everyone feels like they are in an issue of Vogue. Unlike standard event photography, Victoria emphasizes a whole experience where the individual gets their hair and makeup […]

By Anonymous SDS Member Every February, we see the same articles about how to celebrate romance. From “Gift guide for every relationship type” to “Where to eat on your special night” or “How to move on from your ex and celebrate Galentine’s right!” What we don’t read about are the more complicated stories, like how […]