My Chicago Restaurant Hit List

From one foodie to another, we’re big on sharing our “lists.” You know you’ve found a fellow food aficionado when they can pull out their Google Doc or Excel, Notes app, restaurant journal, or other tracker for the list of places they’ve eaten or want to eat, and it’s an absolute gold mine. Personally, I…

A First Timer’s Guide to Eating in Chicago

I get asked a lot about where to eat (mabye because I'm always eating!), so I wanted to round up some of my top Chicago suggestions for you here. To note, whenever someone is visiting, I always ask if they have been to Chicago before (or New York, or whatever city we’re talking about!) because…

How to Eat Out On Your Own (and Not Look Crazy)

Eating on your own – and enjoying it – is an art, and it’s not something that many people try to do until forced (a business trip, for example). I’ll admit, the second half of the title is misleading. You may look crazy, but maybe that’s what you’re going for! Either way, this post is…

The San Francisco Adventure Continues – Sorrel & Radhaus

Following a food-filled first day in San Francisco, we had dinner our second evening at Sorrel in Presidio Heights (in our Rothy's, after seeing the infamous Lomard Street, of course). The vibe of the place was fantastic and I would argue that we had the best table in the place -- at the end of the…

A San Francisco Adventure – Petit Crenn, Jane on Fillmore & Rothy’s

Oh my goodness, have I been off the grid for a bit! It's been a whirlwind month (and it's only the 15th, I know) and I have hardly been home at all. I started off the month in San Francisco visiting one of my oldest friends who just recently moved out there. In true foodie…