Category: food

A Taste of Sicily for the Holidays

A Taste of Sicily for the Holidays
By Dawj Sangster– As the holidays approach us and we enjoy time with family and friends; we consider dinner parties, gifts, delicious food and decide on the tasty cocktails to provide for our guests. As a wine taster and foodie that loves Italian  cuisine, I was delighted to assist with promoting WinesOfSicily Chicago private event,... Read more »

Disney: 7 Places to Wreck Your Diet Like a Boss

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By Zondra Hughes The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, now taking place at Walt Disney World thru November 16, is Santaland for foodies like myself. For these few weeks, world-renowned chefs, food critics, and celebrities alike take-over Walt Disney World, and are just as popular as Disney’s first couple, Mickey and Minnie. (On that... Read more »

Red Eye’s the Battle of the Burger Presented by Amstel Light

Red Eye’s the Battle of the Burger Presented by Amstel Light
By Devin Miller Red Eye’s the Battle of the Burger, Presented by Amstel Light, hosted the most DELICIOUS Burger Battle in the city this past Thursday.  It was held in one of my favorite parts of the city, at the Chicago History Museum, with special guest Jeff Mauro. The weather was perfect and the DJ... Read more »
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Colored People Salad: Race Talk Over Lunch

Colored People Salad: Race Talk Over Lunch
By Nicole Harding You know it’s summer in our house when that first Saturday comes and the macaroni salad is in the fridge waiting for the boys to come and get it. It’s a summer Saturday staple; from Memorial Day to Labor Day, you can count on it. As I stood at the island making... Read more »

5 Tips to Survive Your Family During the Holidays

5 Tips to Survive Your Family During the Holidays
By Kym B. As you reach for the last piece of stale miniature chocolate that lingered for a month from the October festivities, you realize that the holidays are once again upon us. The only constant thing that you can rely on, during this season, is it will not be always perfect, it will not... Read more »

Recipe: Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

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By Jocelyn Delk Adams When I saw these at the grocery store, there was only one thing I could make to do them justice: Fried Green Tomatoes. This Southern recipe is simple and so delicious.  It really lets the green tomato flavor shine through but marries the tomatoes with a fantastic golden breading that crunches... Read more »
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Good Loving Can Make You Fat! 5 Ways to Stay Fit

Good Loving Can Make You Fat! 5 Ways to Stay Fit
The Dating Dozen – Incorporate Healthy Eating & Lifestyle to Stay FIT By Tania Brown Being in love is so grand. And, having someone to genuinely support your dreams is amazing. In the midst of the Pepe Le Pew moments and star gazing, it’s very easy to get comfortable with your new love interest and... Read more »

Recipe: Napoli Inspired Pizza Dough

Recipe: Napoli Inspired Pizza Dough
This recipe all started with my European vacation, which ended in a life-changing trip to L’Antica Pizzeria Da Michele in Naples, Italy a couple of weeks ago.  My subconscious now blames Naples for my consistent daydreams of Neapolitian pizza.  This obsession is completely out of my hands and totally beyond my control… or that is... Read more »

Skinny BabyCake Banana Pudding Milkshakes

Skinny BabyCake Banana Pudding Milkshakes
By Jocelyn Delk Adams Banana pudding is a classic flavor that sorely needed a milkshake remix.  Instead of just making this milkshake the traditional way with ice cream and milk, I decided to make it healthy (a skinny shake)! A few months ago I started introducing healthier treats, and this one will definitely become a... Read more »
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Recipe: Homemade Funnel Cakes

Recipe: Homemade Funnel Cakes
By Jocelyn Delk Adams I am afraid of roller coasters.  I never ride them and probably never will. I wish I could get over my fear but at this age, I doubt it will happen.  It all began years ago when my mom told me this terrifying story of when she rode a roller coaster... Read more »