Monthly Archives: March 2015

Hash House A Go Go – Gold Coast, Chicago

The best way to attack a new week ahead with a great attitude is to enjoy a good meal out. Recently, I received a lovely invitation from Hash House A Go Go.   So, I decided to have a relaxing lunch there with my dear friend, Cindi.

Furious Spoon – Wicker Park, Chicago

In my opinion, there is never a bad day to enjoy a steaming, hot bowl of soup.  It is my absolute favorite food group.  Yesterday, I decided to jump on the “ramen-makes-a-comeback” bandwagon.  So, I hopped the CTA Blue Line and headed up to Furious Spoon in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood for a spectacular solo lunch. Furious Spoon is located conveniently

Balena – Lincoln Park, Chicago

Yesterday, I helped my dear friend, Barb, celebrate her birthday by having dinner at Balena in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood.     Balena is located just 1 block from

Osteria Langhe – Logan Square, Chicago

Today was a glorious 62 degrees in Chicago.  I woke up early, showered, got dressed and treated myself to a lovely solo brunch at Osteria Langhe in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood. Osteria Langhe has been on my radar for the past few months.  It has been getting great reviews since

Fahlstrom’s Fresh Fish Market – Lakeview, Chicago

Happy Friday, Everyone! Many of you are observing Lenten season and avoiding meat.  While I do not subscribe to any organized religion, fish is a huge part of my personal “house of worship”: Food.  That said, I have excellent news for you in the way of seafood. Late last year, Glenn Fahlstrom (formerly of Glenn’s Diner), opened his new restaurant, Fahlstrom’s