Archive for May 2012

Mother's Day in Chicago: Ten Original Outings Designed for Your Kind of Mom.

Mother's Day in Chicago: Ten Original Outings Designed for Your Kind of Mom.
Chicago, Monday, May 7, 2012. Instead of the usual brunch, flowers and chocolate, why not try something different this year for Mother’s Day. Below are some ideas for moms of all types. Try one on for size to see if it fits your mom. The CEO Mom. With this mom, life is well-organized, under-control and... Read more »

Chicago's Green Festival 2012: A Preview.

Chicago's Green Festival 2012: A Preview.
Chicago, Friday, May 4, 2012. When Kermit the Frog laments that “it’s not that easy being green”, don’t listen. Instead, head to Chicago’s Navy Pier for this weekend’s Green Festival where you’ll learn all you need to know about being green. The Green Festival is a joint project of Green America and Global Exchange whose... Read more »

Show Me Chicago's BYOB of the Month: 2nd Street Enoteca.

Show Me Chicago's BYOB of the Month: 2nd Street Enoteca.
BYOB, generally defined as, B…bring  Y…your  O…own B…(fill in the B, most often “Bottle”). Thursday, May 3, 2012. Who doesn’t like BYOBs? If you enjoy a glass or two of wine with your meal, you can expect to pay, on average in Chicago, $12 for a 3 oz. to 6 oz. pour. Two glasses adds... Read more »
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Forever Marilyn Says Goodbye to Chicago: Reminding Us That Nothing Lasts Forever.

Forever Marilyn Says Goodbye to Chicago: Reminding Us That Nothing Lasts Forever.
Chicago, Wednesday, May 2, 2012. A variety of emotions are arising with the scheduled departure of Chicago’s loved/hated controversial display of public art featuring the iconic Marilyn Monroe pose taken from the 1955 film, “The Seven Year Itch”. The statue, by artist Seward Johnson, features a large-than-life Marilyn standing over a subway grate as a... Read more »
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