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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 Capellini ‘s creations were served at a VIP tasting in … Continue reading

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Pizzeria Uno and Due is All About the Passion Behind the Pizza

There is no doubt in my mind that Chicago is a pizza town. That is unfortunate for someone who is trying to lose weight and is too big for Los Angeles. We have tried so many pizzas and there are … Continue reading

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A Fairytale With a Very Happy Ending ..Fairytale Brownies

There isn’t a better cure all than chocolate. It heals a broken heart or allows someone a way to show love. Haven’t we all had a day the boss chewed us out or did badly on a test? The one … 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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Things Are Heating Up at Meerath Kabob House

Saturday night is the perfect time to gather with friends and try something new. That is just what we did last Saturday night. One of my favorite types of food is Indian- Pakistan and that is because when I first … 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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