Monthly Archives: September 2014

JAM – Logan Square, Chicago

This morning I had the absolute joy of having brunch at JAM in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood.  I jumped on the CTA Blue Line to the Logan Square ‘L’ stop and walked a couple of blocks south and east to JAM which is located conveniently next to the Logan Square Farmers Market (open through the end of October).  I love

Bar Takito – West Loop, Chicago

Happy Friday to ME!  What a spectacular and sunny day in Chicago!  After enjoying a lovely, early morning stroll by the lake with my coffee and handling some e-mails, I cleaned myself up and then, I hopped on the CTA Green Line toward the West Loop neighborhood to take care of a few errands.  I planned to grab a burger at

Chicago Lunchbox

There is no doubt that the food truck craze is sweeping the nation.  I have always felt very lucky to live in the melting pot that is America and, in particular, cities like New York and Chicago that love their street food.  Today, was another spectacular, sunny day in Chicago and I wanted to have lunch outside while on my

Marion Street Cheese Market – Oak Park, IL

Monday was the kind of dreary day which easily could have kept me inside doing chores and sitting on the couch.  However, I was feeling hungry for some comfort food in a cozy environment. Rather than being lazy, I got dressed and took my solo, rumbling stomach to Marion Street Cheese Market in Oak Park, IL.  I had no legitimate