Chicago Restaurant Week

Chicago Restaurant Week is one of my favorite weeks in Chicago in the winter! There are so many amazing restaurants in this city but not all fall under my budget. Luckily, this week has set menus at a reduced cost so participants can explore all the cuisine the city has to offer! Cafe Robey Cafe […]

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48 hours in Kansas City.

This past weekend, I traveled to Kansas City for a quick visit to see some of my college friends. Even though I went to school 2 hours away, I had actually only driven through the city a few times and visited a suburb once. Coming from Chicago, I’m always in awe of other cities and […]

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Recipe: Spaghetti Squash Stir Fry

I love to cook, but I’m more of a guesstimator when it comes to actual portions. Just a little fair warning! But that’s the fun part about cooking- unlike baking, if you guesstimate the portions, you still wind up with a pretty tasty meal, or at least, you can easily adjust! I’m a huge fan […]

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Saturday staycations.

When you’re a kid growing up in the Chicago suburbs, the only things you would do in the city were: see the Bean, go to a museum, go to a Cubs game, or go shopping on Michigan Avenue. Typical touristy-things. Now that I’m an adult and can really explore the neighborhoods, I’m finding that Saturdays […]

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