• How to Brown Butter

    August 1, 2015

    Everybody loves butter. Julia Child once said “with enough butter, anything is good,” and that’s gospel truth. Brown butter is like the next level…

  • Homemade Muesli Bread

    March 5, 2015

    I’ve recently committed to packing lunches for myself. There are several benefits that come from packing your own lunch – including saving money. But…

  • The Drifter

    February 5, 2015

    We stumbled upon this place while getting a few drinks at the Green Door Tavern when we overheard a tour group talking about the…

  • Chicago Q

    January 10, 2015

    This is without question the best upscale bbq experience I have had in Chicago.  From the homemade bbq chips and pickles to the pecan…

  • Butcher & the Burger

    September 18, 2014

    No matter what your burger preferences,  you are likely to find the burger that ruins you for all future burgers right off the Armitage…

  • Lillie’s Q

    September 7, 2014

     Lately I’ve been making an effort to explore Wicker Park. Lillie’s Q is an adorable little barbecue place on North and Wolcott. We sat…

  • Chicago Sausage Festival

    August 23, 2014

    One of my favorite things about summer in Chicago is food festivals! This past Saturday I attended the Chicago Sausage Festival in Old Town….

  • The Doughnut Vault

    August 17, 2014

    Sometimes after a night out all you really need is coffee and doughnuts. If you are looking for some of the best doughnuts in…