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Your Non-Tourist Chicago Summer Guide

I write a Chicago guide every few years and thought it was high time I wrote another: here’s the Official Non-Tourist Chicago Summer Guide–lots of patios included because, well, we gotta be outside.  Yes, I moved to the suburbs (read why and also read more about how it’s going here), but I’m still in the […]

Best Date Night Restaurants in Chicago

Ah, date night.  They’re few and far between in our household these days but Eric and I make it a point to get out alone once in awhile.  It’s great to get out of the house and have some adult conversation, all while knowing your kids are safe at home, fast asleep.  Plus, as much […]

Chicago Food Favorites, Part II (See Jane Eat)

Two summers ago, I gave recommendations of my favorite Chicago restaurants and thought I’d share some new places.  Just like last time, I included restaurants in various neighborhoods around the city.  Also, be sure to check out my instagram, too, as I often tag the restaurants where I eat. Best steakhouse: Bavettes Bar + Beouf […]