Restaurants
Did You Visit in 2016?, Best of Chicago Suburban Restaurants

  Wow, it’s 2016 already. 2015 was filled with great restaurants, plenty of wine, and some killer craft beers. At the end of 2015 I asked if any of my readers wanted me to do a year end roundup of some of ...

Oreo Churros: Battling a Chicago snowstorm to find them

A snow storm is supposed to hit Chicagoland tonight, but I find myself out hunting down Oreo® Churros. Have you heard about them, they were just released nationwide hours ago and they have them in a 10 inch ...

Smoked on Rose, Sharing Family Tradition in Franklin Park

A little Greek, a little American BBQ, a whole lot of Love. A while back I visited a cozy restaurant along Rose St. in Franklin Park, appropriately named Smoked on Rose. Although the menu I experienced was created ...

There is just something about candy that makes us happy!! Especially old fashioned candy, it transports me back to childhood. The Chicago Suburbs have some of the coolest candy shops around. Here are some of the ...

Chili Kickoff Cookoff for the Make a Wish Foundation (2015)

The 3rd annual Chili Kickoff Cookoff benefitting the Make-a-Wish foundation is heading for Bolingbrook in a couple of weeks. There will be 22 local restaurants and chefs cooking up their best batches of Chili with ...

Barbakoa – Tacos and Tequilas, Downers Grove

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of having dinner at Barbakoa in Downers Grove and it was AMAZING! The Barbakoa concept is a mash-up of Central and South American cuisines with European influences. Acclaimed ...

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