Archive for November 2021

BAKIT Box: How a Chicago startup founded by two minority women saved my Thanksgiving

BAKIT Box: How a Chicago startup founded by two minority women saved my Thanksgiving
My Maple Pumpkin Pie BAKIT Box arrived just in the nick of time for Thanksgiving. I am not a baker but I had promise to bring dessert to our annual Thanksgiving gathering. I was beginning to panic. Locally many of Chicago’s popular pie vendors had already stopped taking orders. And somehow the pumpkin pie on... Read more »

"The Eli's Cheesecake Cookbook"

“The Eli’s Cheesecake Cookbook- Remarkable Recipes from a Chicago Legend” Maureen Schulman, Elana Schulman, Tara Lane, Diana Moles, Jolene Worthington Agate Publishing $30 “You have to have a great dessert,” Eli Schulman, owner of the legendary Eli’s, The Place for Steak, replied when I asked him about his restaurant’s smash hit cheesecake. It was the... Read more »