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Chicago’s Best Hidden Patios

In case you didn’t get the glaringly bring memo…summer is HERE! Patio weather is my absolute favorite. I have issues eating inside when I know I need to take advantage...

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Farm & Garden

2015 Good Food Festival

It’s been 11 years since the first Good Food Festival and things have evolved! This year on Saturday, March 21st visionary farmers, chefs and inventors will gather and share their...

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Northdown Cafe and Taproom, Lions and Tigers and Beers

If you love beer, and I know you do, I highly recommend – and by “highly recommend” I mean that I’d command it would it were I had such power...

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Kitchen & Gadgets

Bless This Food – A book of Grace

One would find it hard to argue the importance of the relationship between tradition and food. Bless This Food by Adrian Butash is a compendium of 160 food-related prayers. It’s...

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