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About chitownstarconnections

Melanie Christy is am actress/singer who came to Chicago to pursue her dreams of acting. Coming from a small town in Ohio she has been enjoying the things that city life has to offer like great cuisine from all parts of the globe, parties with great people including celebrities, gorgeous fashions and of course fun! Follow her, read her blog and learn about all the amazing adventures you can be a part of throughout Chicagoland! Jennifer Hedrick is the photographer and techie for our blogs. She was born and raised here in Chicago. Her love of photography started when she was a child. She has photographed many celebs, events, fashion shows and more. She also considers herself a bit of a foodie and loves food porn. Her other loves include her nieces and nephews, animals and the shows Castle, Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Grey's Anatomy and Scandal.

Pamper Yourself with Pinky Up!

With the exception of a short time in the nineties, I am a lifetime tea drinker. My mother made me tea and toast on the first day of kindergarten and I would rather go to Argo than Starbucks.  Oolong Tea … Continue reading

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Good Enough to Clean You From Head to Toe.. and Beyond

A few days ago was Earth Day. Some might think that this was a throw back to the tree hugging seventies. On the contrary, taking care of Mother Earth isn’t an old concept. All over the world fresh water is … Continue reading

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For A BossLady’s Busy Day- Triple Threat Color Stick

It’s hard being a lady boss. Especially when you are an actress , influencer, and blogger. If  I was a little bit younger, it would be easier. (Hey wouldn’t we all like that) But sometimes we don’t know what our … Continue reading

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Style is the Word at the International Housewares Show

One of the highlights of the year is the International Housewares Show . There are so many facets to this showcase of new gadgets and new products that is introduced to the  media and vendors. Retailers are always looking for … Continue reading

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Almost Like Being at Home-Ann Sather

Being a small town girl, one of the biggest obstacles of the holidays is finding a decent place to eat. Most restaurants don’t serve food that is good and wholesome. They would rather serve food that is showy and in … Continue reading

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Give A Boost of Moisture to Your Skin

This year, I am all about keeping my skin moist and supple. Winter has taken its final bow and spring is here. As a blogger and an actress, it is important to take care of my skin and also remove … Continue reading

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A Great Catch at Bulldog-All You Can Eat Fish on Fridays

Birthdays are always a great time to celebrate all of the blessings of the past year and look toward the future. I have to admit that I wasn’ t thrilled about my birthday being on a Friday during Lent. That … Continue reading

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