Category Archives: Foodie

Almost Like Being at Home-Ann Sather

Being a small town girl, one of the biggest obstacles of the holidays is finding a decent place to eat. Most restaurants don’t serve food that is good and wholesome. They would rather serve food that is showy and in … Continue reading

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A Great Catch at Bulldog-All You Can Eat Fish on Fridays

Birthdays are always a great time to celebrate all of the blessings of the past year and look toward the future. I have to admit that I wasn’ t thrilled about my birthday being on a Friday during Lent. That … Continue reading

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El Tapeo Invites You to Spring Into Tapas!

This evening Jen and I were invited for a special unveiling of the new Spring menu at the Oakbrook restaurant El Tapeo. It was a tapas fest as Chef Matthew Cappellini ‘s creations were served at a VIP tasting in … Continue reading

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Bulldog Alehouse – A Place to Just Hang Out For Good Times and Good Food

There is a new place in town. It is a great place for that business meeting , to sit down and watch that championship game, and also the food and drinks are top notch. Bull Dog started in places like … Continue reading

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Small Plates but Big Taste Awaits You at Knife and Tine

In the course of time, we have gotten to try so many cuisines. We have chomped on burgers and greasy fries, we have had so much pizza, and have dined everywhere from five star restaurants to holes in the wall. … Continue reading

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Award Winning Cuisine Awaits You At Bourgeois Pig

Winter has arrived and its time for all things comfort and warming. We are blessed to be in a town that embraces the festive spirit of the holidays. Whether you are shopping, ice skating, or exploring the Museum of Science … Continue reading

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Christmas Is a Tradition at Historic Butch Mcguire’s

Walk into this Division Street establishment and you will find the Chicago equivalent of “Cheers” . That is , unless it is Christmas time.. Walk into this bar , and even the meanest of Scroogest will be singing Christmas carols. … Continue reading

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