Restaurant Review: Grand Lux Cafe

When friends come into town and ask for restaurant recommendations, Grand Lux is always on my list. It is perfectly situated on Michigan Avenue, overlooking…

Easy Summer Appetizer: Bruschetta-Stuffed Tomatoes

I am always on the hunt for new appetizer ideas- ones that are relatively healthy (yes, Totino’s Pizza Rolls are delicious, but they are single-handedly…

#DateNight with My Son at Max and Benny’s

When I was little, there was a restaurant in town that everyone when to. You would find every age from newborns on their first trip…

#DateNight at FEW Spirits

I am always amazed at what small, local businesses can do. When I heard about FEW Spirits in Evanston, I was intrigued by the story…

How to Dine Out with Preschoolers

Does anyone else’s skin crawl at the thought of taking their preschoolers to dinner at a fine dining establishment? Especially if the kids are say….2…

Oscar Party: At Home Glam on Windy City Live

Everyone loves a party, and the Oscars are certainly an excuse to throw one! I am on Windy City Live today talking about how to…

Ultimate Guide to Restaurants in Rosemont

A few weekends ago, I was invited to an evening at the Rosemont Entertainment District. I was able to dine at every single restaurant there,…