Burgers, Beef Fat Fries and Black Cherry Cider at The Promontory Chicago

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Saturday was supposed to be a day of apple picking, hayrides and pumpkin patching with friends, but the Chicago weather decided it was going to do what it does best in the fall and be rainy and disgusting. So instead of heading out of the city to go apple picking (which we would end up […]

Bacon, Beer, Sausage and Burgers at Kaiser Tiger Chicago

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Last weekend was pretty much a blur for me due to the fact that our schedule was jam packed the entire time. Friday evening we had a wedding, Saturday morning we had a funeral, Saturday evening we had an engagement party, Sunday early afternoon we had lunch plans and Sunday night we had dinner plans. […]

Donuts, Roti, BBQ, Breakfast Tacos and Burgers – Evanston

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Despite being a tad on the warm side, and some thunderstorms early Sunday, I don’t think we could have asked for a better weekend in Chicago. With the weather being so nice we made it a point to spend as much time outside as we possibly could. And in doing so, that meant that we ate […]

Holt’s in Park Ridge – Definitely Ok for Babies

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Wow, apparently people get all up in arms when you go to a new place that turns out to be a bar, and then write a blog post about how you probably shouldn’t bring your baby there on a Saturday night… I honestly didn’t think my post about The Garage Bar & Sandwiches would strike […]

The Garage Bar Chicago – Probably Not A Good Place For Babies

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Yes, I’ve been away for a while and left this blog to rot in the sun like an unfortunate squirrel who tried to cross Lake Shore Drive on a hot Chicago summer day. Rest in peace my furry little friend. But alas, I am back, and I have a slightly new angle on how I […]