Chicago

10 Perfect Chicago Spots for Soup On A Cold Day

Well it’s been one WEIRD winter here in Chicago. 60 degree days and subzero days. Snow, rain, sleet, AND sunshine. Some days we’ve been warmer than my relatives in Florida have. Others have been colder than temperatures in the Arctic.…

Food

NYC Travel Guide

1 New York Travel Guide The Best of the Big Apple There’s really no place like New York.  NYC. Otherwise known as the center of the world. The vibrancy, the fierceness, the passion, the endless entertainment… it’s truly the sort…

Food

2017 || The Best Things I Ate

Foodie [foo-dee] noun. a person that has the unique ability to turn a casual meal into a passionate, life changing experience. As a self-identified foodie and amateur gourmand, I’d say my love for the culinary arts trumps all else. There’s…

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Italy || Ristorante Angiol d’Or in Parma

Let’s be honest — at least half of the tourists to Italy travel there for the food. Who doesn’t love Italian food? It’s rich, delicious, soul-comforting, and somehow consumed by the vast majority of Italians WITHOUT an obesity epidemic. Even…

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Deconstructed Green Bean Casserole for Thanksgiving

OMG it’s Thanksgiving — every foodie’s favorite holiday! And when I think of Thanksgiving dishes I MUST have at Thanksgiving, I think of my Dad’s sweet potato cups and my grandmother’s green bean casserole. But is anyone else as grossed…