How to Cook Chicken on the Grill Perfectly Every Time

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When we first got a grill for our wedding seven years ago, I refused to cook chicken on it. I wasn’t very good at cooking (I’m still not very good, honestly) and I know that the risks of getting someone sick by serving them raw chicken are probably higher than with any other type of […]

Buttermilk Honey Fried Chicken and More at Firewater Saloon Edison Park

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I can’t believe that Edison Park Fest was the first street fest that our son has attended… and he’s almost two years old already! I remember when our daughter was born (who is now four years old), her first street fest was The Taste of Randolph, which was just a mere 4 months after she […]

The Best Fried Chicken I’ve Ever Had in the Chicago Area

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When we get together with my wife’s family, it always seems like there’s fried chicken around. It doesn’t really matter if it’s lunch or dinner, or who else we are with, somehow there is always fried chicken… and I’m certainly not complaining. Growing up in the Chicagoland area I’ve had my fair share of decent […]

Honey Butter Fried Chicken Chicago – Does it Live up to the Hype?

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Honey, butter, fried, and chicken… all things that I actually do like, so I’m still confused as to why it’s taken me so long to go check out Honey Butter Fried Chicken in Chicago. But, the wait is finally over because this weekend we packed up the kids and made our way into the city […]

Cheesy Chicken Casserole Recipe

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Hands down this is probably my favorite food on the planet. From the chicken and noodles down to the extreme cheesiness, this dish is extremely simple to make and has been a staple in my life as far back as I can remember. To this day I still request that we have Cheesy Chicken Casserole […]