Food

Vegas || 8 Of My Favorite Things To Do

Vegas is a crazy, chaotic, happy, depressing, insane, wild, nutty, self-indulgent, self-absorbed sort of place. Insanity incarnate really. And when you first visit Vegas it can be really daunting. Over-whelming to say the least. But by odd happenstance, Vegas is…

Chicago

Chicago Eats || Mexique

** PLEASE NOTE: Mexique is now closed. But, since I enjoyed this spot so much, I’m leaving this post up in loving memory of their delicious food. ** Before any trip abroad, I always like to do a little research…

Food

Finland || 5 Days in Arctic Lapland

Despite the fact that I’ve been traveling a lot this year (well, for me), most of it hasn’t been for pleasure. So when the Visit Finland invited me and a marvelous group of bloggers to Lapland in the Arctic Circle to follow…

Chicago

Eataly x Nico Osteria

Since I’ve been spending so much time away from home this year (between caring for my grandmother in Florida, our friend’s wedding in Vegas, and last week’s media trip to Finland), I’ve been seeing a LOT less of my friends…

Chicago

Martini Madness at CH Distillery

I’ll be the first person to admit that for many years I didn’t actually know what March Madness meant. Ask me any details about most professional and college-level sports teams and I’ll blink back blindly at you. I know almost nothing…