Category Archives: family

It’s Been A While!

Oh hey there! It’s been a while…over a month actually. I’ve had an interesting summer, to say the least. My pescetarian summer challenge? Went well, I ate more veggies and sushi, and had no shame about eating a tuna sandwich … Continue reading

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Sister Date: Nightwood

I’ve learned a few things about Chicago restaurants in my time life living here. For one, just because a restaurant is popular does NOT mean that it’s good. Case and point: Rainforest Cafe. Sometimes, little neighborhood places can be much … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Drop Biscuits & Sausage Gravy

There is one thing that Adam requests for me to make for his birthday breakfast year after year. Biscuits and gravy. Growing up in the north suburbs of Chicago, I can count on one hand, ok two fingers, the number … Continue reading

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Do You Have 20 Seconds to Spare?

Hi friends! No food post for you tonight… dinner was a repeat recipe, but I need your help. Or rather, my sister needs your help. You’ve seen the amazing desserts she’s created each and every time I’ve visited her restaurant … Continue reading

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Truly Awesome Coconut Cake

As long as I can remember, we’ve celebrated Easter at Eo’s house. For the first many years of my life, Eo’s house was actually a gorgeous apartment not far from where I live now, and “celebrating Easter” meant a few … Continue reading

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