Meet Emily Graslie, science enthusiast, host of The Brain Scoop and Chief Curiosity Correspondent.
Hello, warm weather! We have missed you. We’ve got so many so many fun and exciting things planned for this season! It’s the ultimate summer bucket list. Read along for fresh ideas that’ll make this the best summer yet for you and your friends.
Put a smile on your face! We’ve got tips on how to stay happy no matter what.
We’ve come up with a list of ways that we think will nourish your mind and soul. Take a peek! You just might find the one thing you’ve been searching for.
As comfortable as they are, what lies outside of your comfort zone can impact your everyday life for the better. We’ve come up with 3 reasons as to why we think stepping outside the box is worth it.
Planning a girls’ night soon? We’ve come up with 5 fabulous ideas for you and your besties.
Rough morning? Try these healthy tips and tricks to help wake you up and keep yourself feeling energized throughout the day!
Meet Shernett Swaby, Fashion Artist and founder of SWABY. From Project Runway to opening her own showroom, this woman has done it all! The best part? She's just getting started! Her journey as a designer has us feeling inspired. Read on to find out why.
If you're lacking inspiration or motivation, we want you to know how to find your happy place again and STAY there. Here's a list of ways to stay inspired.
Pop-Up Workshop at Jungman Elementary School
We know life can hit a few bumps in the road and make you feel unsure about your next move, thought, or plan of action. Here’s a compiled list of quotes that we thought would leave you feeling inspired.
We’ve all got that spring fever! Good news is that the warmer weather and sunshine are not too far away. Lucky for you, we’ve put together a spring bucket list to help you seamlessly kick off the season and make the most of the warmer Chicago temps.
Meet one of Chicago's trendiest interior designers, Donna Mondi. From sky rises to suburban homes, Donna Mondi Interior Designs brings chic and classic to the table in any space. Donna's passion has led her to be named one of the "Best 15 Interior Designers in Chicago." Find out what keeps this inspiring woman on top in her field!
Take a look at our first Pop-Up Workshop of 2017.
This month's Women Who Inspire Us feature is near and dear to our hearts. Carolyn Madigan's fashion organization, Fashion Matters Chicago, was one of MFO's early supporters, and her work as volunteer coordinator and youth director at Metro Achievement Center For Girls inspires us everyday.
Now that the new year's resolutions hype has settled down, you may feel that you are wavering with the goals you've set. It's discouraging to set goals and feel you're not accomplishing them. While hitting the gym is always an excellent resolution, try something a bit more unique and fun. Feel accomplished and productive with these easy-to-do New Year's resolutions!
Baby it's cold outside, so it's time to reevaluate your health regimen to ensure that you're healthy physically and mentally all winter long. When the winter blues sets in, here are some tips to keep your spirits and self-esteem high for a happier holiday season.
Meet Rebeca Valencia, student at the University of Illinois at Chicago and our new MFO Pop-up coordinator. Check out the awesome things that Rebeca is doing around the community.
Our student ambassadors from Columbia College blow us away every day! Here's a take form a couple of our Columbia ladies from their first MFO clothing swap.
Meet the inspiring Julie Mhlaba. Julie is a soon to be medical resident at Northwestern, an acapella singer, food and book lover, and a proud member of MFO's Jr. Board!
Meet Chirine Njeim, the first Lebanese woman to participate in both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. See how this inspiring woman went from being a competitive, alpine skier to a marathon runner in the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro!