Posts tagged "IL"

Beet It: My Adventures at a Farmer's Market

Beet It: My Adventures at a Farmer's Market
Just beet it, beet it, beet it, beet it, Try to make ‘em, you won’t be defeated, Showin’ how tasty and nutritious each bite, It doesn’t matter, pickled or roasted is right, Just beet it, beet it, Just beet it, beet it….. My personal ode to beets, to the tune of Michael Jackson’s Beat It.... Read more »

It's the Great Pumpkin Latte, Charlie Brown

It's the Great Pumpkin Latte, Charlie Brown
With leaves changing color, crisper air, and the excitement of Halloween around the corner, there is no doubt fall is upon us. Two things I look forward to each fall are eating anything made with pumpkin and watching “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”. In case you are wondering, it’s airing Thursday, October 28th at... Read more »

Swim, Bike, Run....Done. Rockin' the SheROX Triathlon

It’s 4:45 am on Sunday morning and my alarm goes off. Time to put on the oh so flattering spandex bicycle shorts and gear up mentally for what I know will be a challenging but ultimately rewarding experience – the SheROX Women’s Triathlon in Naperville, IL. Over 1,800 women competed in last Sunday’s event, benefiting... Read more »
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Chicago Gluten and Allergen Free Expo: News and Nibbles

As I sit writing this post, I am nibbling on Enjoy Life’s new Mega Chunk chocolate chunks, one of the several new products unveiled at last weekend’s Gluten and Allergen Free Expo held at the Wyndham Hotel in Lisle, IL. The Expo, founded by Jen Cafferty and presented by Living Without Magazine, is in its... Read more »