NAOKI SUSHI

You know how they say you should schedule regular date nights? Well, it’s true. Not only does it keep things interesting and is a nice excuse to get dressed up more than usual, but it also provides us with the opportunity to try all of the new spots one our list. NAOKI has been on my […]

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LUNCH AT TANTA

You may agree that March 2017 has been one of the gloomiest months ever. While the temperatures in Chicago have been up and down, the grey skies have pretty much been a mainstay for days on end it seems. That said, there is no better way to break up the grey than enjoying a dining experience that transports you […]

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VALENTINE’S DAY AT RONERO

VALENTINE’S DAY fell on a Tuesday this year which was weird. Since the boyfriend and I were both busy working on the 14th, we decided to celebrate this cheesy love holiday on the 15th. We have dates all the time, but it is fun to celebrate on VDAY as well. Looking at a list of spots […]

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GEJA’S CAFE

If you Google anything relating to “date night” or “most romantic restaurant” in Chicago, you’ll find one name that finds itself on all of these lists: GEJA’S CAFE. It’s all about the fondue in cozy romantic lighting, with live classical guitar music in the background. Even if you haven’t been yet, you’ve heard about it as the […]

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ZUNI CAFE | SAN FRANCISCO

For as long as I can think back, there are food memories that have made a lasting impact on my palate and life. During my adult years there were dishes such as the pork belly bao at Momofuku, crispy fish tacos in SF, a bowl of potato soup with huge shavings of truffle in Dubai, Bucatini Carbonara from an outdoor Italian […]

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