Posts in category "restaurants"

Wining and Dining at Eduardo's Enoteca

Tucked away inside an old movie theater, in our city’s breathtaking Gold Coast neighborhood, lies Eduardo’s Enoteca. Something about the old fashioned train station like curb appeal, the gorgeous exposed ceiling, and the quaint, candle clad interior screams date night.  Or a girls night out. Or just a whatever night out.  Pretty much just any... Read more »

The Best Around....No Yolk

Ever walk into a restaurant and feel like you are walking into the back door of your best friends house?  One of those super cool besties that serves strawberry orange mimosas upon your arrival That was the feeling that came over me the second I walked in the door at Yolk.  The walls showcased the... Read more »

OhMyF*ck Waffles at Wave

When I look back at on our one year anniversary(besides the time spent with my hubs obviously), one thing sticks out in my mind. Waffles from Wave.  I’ve never had anything quite light them.  Crunchy on the outside and fluffy on the inside topped with caramelized bananas, pecans, real maple syrup and fresh whipped cream. By... Read more »

Blue Heaven

Have you heard you heard the saying “You can take the girl out of the country but you can’t take the country out of the girl”?  My recent trip to Key West made me realize a little something about myself.  As much as I love being wined and dined, I’ve come to realize that as... Read more »

If You're Not Sick Of Pumpkin Yet

Nothing beats a beautiful autumn day spent over wine at the luxurious Fairmont hotel.  I’m telling ya, I felt like a queen. If you are ever looking to be waited on hand and foot and treated like a king and queen for a day, go directly to Aria and ask for Don.  Don knew his... Read more »

Fall Fare & Frolics

Nestled alongside the Illinois and Fox River is a place I call “home”.  A place where historic buildings, one-of-a-kind boutiques, and finger lickin’ good restaurants are bountiful. If you haven’t traveled to Ottawa, Illinois, now is the time to do it.   While you are there be sure to check out one of my all... Read more »

Jane the Bucktown Beauty

What draws you to a restaurant?  For me, curb appeal is where it’s at.  Sure recommendations are great but there is something special about getting a feeling about a place by  just driving by.  Ya know that feeling that something is pulling you in?  This is the story with Jane’s. Located on one of the... Read more »


Spoiler Alert: There is no nudity in tonight’s post.  When I told my friend I was going out for tapas she said topless and I thought it was funny.  Maybe not but that’s okay… For those of you that don’t know, I am getting married near the end of the month and last weekend the girls threw my... Read more »