Every week in my household my family and I gather to have the dreaded conversation regarding ‘what’s for dinner?’ You’d think with the abundance of meal ideas all over the internet; we’d come up with some good stuff. NOT! Lol, we’re tired, and the thought of creative cooking seems like too much work after a day at work or school. Unfortunately, this makes us phone it in when it comes to weeknight dinners. Nothing exciting, just eating to live. My son Donovan frequently requests that my husband not make grilled chicken and broccoli AGAIN.
I'd learned the components of a great charcuterie board when I had an evening out with author and entertaining and lifestyle expert Maureen Petrosky. Perhaps you recognize her from her frequent lifestyle and hosting segments on the TODAY Show.
Ivy’s Bohemia House offers an eclectic from scratch menu in a cozy home-like setting. The charming restaurant situated in downtown Chesterton sits inside what was once a 2-story home.
Chicago Chef April Lee AKA The Tipsy Housewife recently challenged me along with a group of other fabulous females to create a healthier recipe using ten ingredients or less.
Restaurant week officially got underway with the kickoff event First Bites Bash, held at Navy Pier's Grand Aon Ballroom.
A welcome addition to the downtown Hammond food scene, Stella V.ie’s serves made from scratch soups, sandwiches, and sweet and tasty pastries, with a bit of Kentucky pizzazz.
This year Riot Fest kicks off in Chicago's Douglas Park on September 15th. The three-day independent music festival will attract well over 100,000
A hidden gem located inside New Buffalo’s Harbor Grand Hotel; Terrace Room offers rustic Italian fare in a beautifully styled intimate setting.
Local favorite Third Coast Café is a wise choice when you're looking for options. Its proximity to the Indiana Dunes State Park and I-94 also make it a convenient stop for visitors.
My first experience with Albano's Pasta Shop was when I was visiting Running Vines Winery for a tasting. I was distracted by the glorious smells permeating the air! I had to learn what was next door.