Budlong Hot Chicken: A Southern Gem in Chicago

Fun fact: I consider myself a pretty good judge in the fried chicken category. After all, I’ve tried far too many (and probably still not enough) brunch plates of chicken and waffles, and can never shy…

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A little Paris in Chicago: Maison Parisienne

My obsession with the City of Love is no secret. After all, it was a favorite stop on Eric & I’s European adventure a few years ago and where he popped the question! How could…

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Date Night Drama with The Murder Mystery Company

When it comes to date night, Eric and I are always down to hit up one of our favorite spots, but we’re also big on changing it up and trying something totally new. That was…

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Signs It’s Summertime in Chicago

Happy June, friends! AKA HAPPY SUMMER CHICAGO. Is there a more appropriate photo to represent this feeling than a movie in the park + rosé? Well, fingers crossed, this beautiful mid-70 degree weather is here to stay. I’m…

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Chicago Holiday Must-Dos

I love big cities at Christmas time! Everything seems so magical with lights and decorations galore. Well up here in Chicago, the chilly winds can be a little more painful than magical, but the holiday splendor…

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