Internet Docu-Series Seeks Millennials to Interview on “Aliveness”

The Internet Documentary Series, “The Search For Aliveness”, is seeking millennials with strong digital lifestyles for interview. The filmmakers behind the project are traveling the world, interviewing real people about what aliveness means to them. If selected for interview, the team will travel to your location and will work around your schedule for filming. To…

Gallery To Showcase Art of Bachelors Grove

The Vogt Visual Arts Center in Tinley Park will be showcasing a collection of impressions based off of the long-alleged haunting grounds of Bachelors Grove Cemetery in Midlothian, Illinois. I am thrilled to share that some of my photography of Bachelors Grove will be on display in the gallery throughout the month of October. Learn…

The Tidbit Meets Me in St. Louis

A few months back, my best friend, Haley, made the move from Bloomington, IL to St. Louis, MO. Naturally, I had to make it a point to go and visit her. I’d been to St. Louis once before for my friend, Aliyah’s, birthday, but was only there for less than 24 hours. This time it…

Actress and PR Maven, Laura Orrico, Shares Tidbits of Her Success

Everyone has a dream. We all grew up wanting to be firefighters or doctors or artists, but how many of us actually followed those paths? For most of us, our dreams become a distant thought as we take the more practical route – and there is nothing wrong with that. However, there is something to…

Thank You and Best Regards

Disclaimer: Dates and last names have been removed to protect the privacy of those included. The author intends no disrespect to any of the included companies and writes strictly for the purpose of entertainment. Introduction  To: Reader From: Taylor Hello! Let me begin by saying, thank you for embarking on this journey. This endeavor has…

5 Ways To Support International Day of Charity

Today is International Day of Charity, which is implemented by United Nations. According to their website, “The International Day of Charity was established with the objective of sensitizing and mobilizing people, NGOs, and stakeholders all around the world to to help others through volunteer and philanthropic activities. The date of 5 September was chosen in…

Scott Straka, Celebrity Portrait Artist, Talks Fun of Conventions

If there’s one thing I admire, it’s someone who is willing to follow their passion. Such a person is Scott Straka, who has built a career out of his passion for drawing. Straka now travels all over the country attending conventions and sharing his art with those who love it most – the fans. Taylor…

The Art of a Time Capsule Journal

When I was 17, I had a nice, hardcover blue and green patterned journal that I carried with me everywhere. Of course it came along with me when I had the chance to go to London during my senior year of high school. At the end of each day, I would document the day’s events,…

The Tidbit Takes ‘The Barrel Run’

The First Ride In early 2017, a group of friends, family, and neighbors hopped aboard a bus shaped like a barrel (you read that right) and drank all of what Chicago had to offer. Despite what this sounds like, I’m not setting you up for a “priest and a rabbi walk into a bar” type…

‘Misfits’ Erase Stigma of Unemployment

There’s no point in sugar coating it – being unemployed sucks. Aside from the fact that you’re not getting a paycheck, there is also this stigma that comes with being unemployed. Unemployment has this way of eliciting unwanted pity from others and creates internal frustration. And then, there’s the added factor of trying to figure…

The Tidbit’s Guide to ’90s Sitcom Locations in NYC

Last summer, I visited New York City for the very first time. Being that New York is the city that never sleeps, I had a long list of things I wanted to see during this long weekend. However, being such a film and TV nerd, I always try to see any possible filming locations while…

The 2018 Little Italy Festa on Taylor St.

“Leave the gun, take the cannoli” Last night marked the start of the 2018 Little Italy Festa on Taylor Street. I’m 50 percent Italian, and was only 50 percent aware that this festival even existed. However, now that I’ve made a visit, I can safely say that I will be back. Taylor Street, what was…