BAKERIES | SAN FRANCISCO

Every city has great bakeries with loyal fans and long lines. The bakerise in San Francisco areย no-fuss, use locally-sourced ingredients, and crank out some of the most amazing breads and pastries I’ve had. Two that have long been on my bucket list are Tartine and b.patisserie. This summer I checked both off, and likely had […]

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ARBELLA

If you love Tanta, Chicago’s trendy Peruvian restaurant, then you’ll love ARBELLA. The Tanta team recently opened up the neighboring global lounge and it’s been a great addition to the craft cocktails scene in River North. The design of this lounge is, in one word, sexy. It reminds me of trendy drink spots in NYC, […]

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FRENCHIE | PARIS

FRENCHIE was the best meal we had in Paris. That’s saying a lot considering Paris is a city filled withย great food. While we enjoyed some amazing bites at other restaurants, our experience at Frenchie was topnotch. The restaurant, Frenchie, along with its sister spots, Frenchie To Go and Frenchie Wine Bar are owned by Gregory […]

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QUICK 3 DAY CLEAN-EATING DETOX

It’s been a while! I’ve basically been eating really well, celebrating, and traveling since April. {I’m so behind on posts!} #SummertimeChi is off to a great and hot start, and it’s just been really busy. Before my next trip this week, I realized that I feel pretty gross and need a detox/cleanse. I can never […]

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CANTINA 1910

When CANTINA 1910 opened its doors not so long ago, there was immediate buzz about the space, food and concept. Having finally made my way over to check it out this past weekend, it’s easy to understand why. Cantina 1910 is doing something really great up in Andersonville, and it should be on the list […]

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