These are a few of my favorite things… and people, and places

Chicago City Guide

Home to some of the most amazing artists and designers I know, and great food to boot. If you’re ever here for a visit, for a conference, or just rolling through the Midwest, be sure to check out my favorite bars, cafes, restaurants, and shops in Chicago.

Don’t call it Chi-city

Books worth reading

From books that have shaped me as a designer since my college days, to recent discoveries suggested by friends and co-workers, this is my recommended reading list.


These are some of the incredibly talented people that have inluenced my work, thoughts, and career. I’m lucky enough to call them my colleagues, drinking partners, and friends!

You’re known by the company you keep

The web was meant to be read, not squished.