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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.

A Touch Of Summer “Vince Camuto’s Divina”

Fragrances are nothing new to me, I’ve been wearing them my whole life. It’s the perfect way to complete your beauty routine  before going out. Its the little secret to triumph over the opposite sex. It can also set a … Continue reading

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PERRY’S Steakhouse —where you are treated like royalty

Everyone deserves a little pampering . We all work hard, do chores around the house and give their partner emotional support. We all want to be appreciated, take a night off away from the kids, and just relax. Maybe you … Continue reading

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Kerry Knows How to Handle Beauty

For seven years, Kerry Washington has embodied power and beauty in her portrayal of fixer Olivia Pope on “Scandal.” She has also been a shining example of beauty and style as she accepted awards and walked Red Carpets. Needless to … Continue reading

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The Cabin’s Picnic Basket

Summer may be months away, but recently Jen and I got to go on an honest to goodness picnic. Right here in Chiberia, you can eat comfort food and be transported back to those carefree days of summer and camp. … Continue reading

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For a Red Carpet Experience –CMX Treats You Like a Star

There is nothing like going to the movies. You may just enjoy just watching a DVD at home or on your device, but it still doesn’t compare to the experience of putting yourself in the theatre. With sophisticated sound systems, … Continue reading

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Take Some Time for Yourself –Courtesy of  Neutrogena and Kerry Washington 

We all have very stressful lives , whether we are at home or being a lady boss.  The stress and trying to fix our lives and our loved ones as well, can take a toll. Sometimes,  you just have to … Continue reading

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“Cooking Should Be Fun” says Culinary Council Star – Bill Kim

                     There is no need to panic when you  have to cook for holiday guests.  You can throw together a unique and tasty meal and you don’t even have to have … Continue reading

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