Monthly Archives: December 2011

EPIC comes to the Gold Coast

Epic Burger comes to the Gold Coast tomorrow at 40 E Pearson. But before the big opening, I braved the shoppers on the Mag Mile to try some of the food and great service that has made them a mainstay … Continue reading

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Just Sit Right Back And You’ll Hear A Tale my interview with Dawn Wells

  I got an early Christmas present today. I got to have a lovely conversation with the absolutely delightful , Dawn Wells.  Dawn is currently appearing at the Broadway Playhouse in “Love , Loss , and What I Wore.”  Dawn … Continue reading

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The Festival of Lights

At the same time of this season, another religious holiday is observed. The Jewish celebration of Hanukkah. Hanukkah takes place over eight nights and commemorates the deliverance of Israel from Syria. The oil in the temple became contaminated and couldn’t … Continue reading

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Viva La Posada!

   To all the amigas y amigos I want to wish them Feliz Navidad y Prospero Anos de Felicidad.  Last night , I participated in a wonderful Mexican tradition called “La Posada.”  Posada is when the Holy Family goes from … Continue reading

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Chicago ‘s Finest Glow for the Holidays pt one

As a special treat, I am giving my readers a small taste of life in the big city. Chicago is a major tourist mecca and no where is this more true than the places that pamper tourists and business people … Continue reading

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Beantown Beauty Puts Her “Spin” on Chitown

Last Saturday, SPIN welcomed drag royalty as one of RuPaul’s “girls” took to the stage.  This is not Miss JuJuBee ‘s , first time in the Windy City. She was actually here earlier this year but loves “Boystown “so much, … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve

    It’s the biggest party night of the year, a night for reflection and for new beginnings. Hollywood gathers to celebrate “New Year’s Eve” It’s all up to Hilary Swank. As Claire she has the world’s most important job, … Continue reading

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