BULLS GAME with #AMEXPLATINUM

This past weekend we were invited to celebrate the launch of the new American Express Platinum card (AmexPlatinum) with a VIP experience at a Chicago Bulls game. Along with the Bulls v Hawks game in Chicago, Amex showcased the types of premium access that come with Platinum Card Membership with various events in other cities {check […]

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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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LEMON FENNEL CONSOMME

After a few weeks of eating poorly (mostly out, not cooking proper meals), my body yells at me for a quick break and detox. I definitely have my go-to quick detox (read here), and I still stuck with my salmon/kale dinners, but this time I thought I’d also make this cleansing soup that I bookmarked on […]

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TACO FEST 2017

Because it’s TACO TUESDAY, let’s remember what a blast we had at the first TACO FEST two weeks ago. What I expected before arriving to Mago Grill in the Roosevelt Collection was the usual type of food event – participating restaurants each with their table, serving food, some drink specials, some mingling amongst guests. 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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