Tag Archives: date night

FoodBuzz 24×24: Meal of Munchies

I’ve always prided myself in being able to throw together a meal with not much more than what was already in my kitchen. Some people consider “staples” to be nothing more than cans of beans, bottled water, and condiments, but … Continue reading

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Sister Date at BigStar

Sometimes time will go by, and my sister and I will realize that we haven’t seen each other in weeks, so we plan a sister date. Sometimes we hang out near my house, and sometimes it’s near hers, but there’s … Continue reading

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Seasons…

Back in early July, a new sign went up on a recently rehabbed restaurant building that said something I’d been reading on blogs for months. Seasons 52! [source] Adam took me there for my birthday, and is was as wonderful … Continue reading

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Celebrate! (Giveaway Post)

Have you all missed me?? I know I’ve missed you all… but it’s been a SUPER busy week full of celebrations that went way past my bedtime most nights. Therefore, blogging has taken a back seat. But I’m back today, … Continue reading

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A Funny Thing Happened…

About a month ago, I got an email from the people at MyBlogSpark asking me if I’d be interested in attending a “thank you dinner” at Ben Pao, an “upscale Asian restaurant” in the heart of Downtown Chicago. It was … Continue reading

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