Chicago

Chicago Eats || The Allis at Soho House

You may have noticed that lately I’ve been RAVING about ALL the restaurants I’ve shared here these past few weeks. And before I’m accused of loving every restaurant I step foot into, I’d like to set the record straight! I go…

Chicago

Brunch at Avec

When I first moved to Chicago after college I knew NOTHING about the restaurant scene here. Mind you this was 6 years ago when Instagram had barely surfaced and the amateur Chicago foodie scene was just a quiet echo of the massive…

Chicago

Blogger Brunch with Hush Puppies

Last week iconic American shoe brand Hush Puppies hosted an intimate brunch with some of the city’s top bloggers at one of my favorite Chicago spots, Summer House Santa Monica. I was honored to be invited, especially considering how much I…

Chicago

Brunch at Latinicity

On weekends, there are few things I leap out of bed for faster than brunch. Oh, brunch! That enigmatic, bizarre hybrid meal of breakfast AND lunch AND booze. I think it’s the booze that gets me most excited — for some…

Recipes

Mashed Pea & Scrambled Egg Tartines

I love avocado toast more than almost any other breakfast dish. Or avocado tartines as the French would say. Served simply on crusty bread with a drizzle of olive oil, a sprinkling of chili flakes and chia seeds, and finished with a squeeze…