Category Archives: Beverages

Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar Brings Texas Size Fun To Rosemont

Arriving from the lone star state is Rosemont’s newest night spot, Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar. This new bar is the chain’s only location outside of Texas. Located near the Fashion Outlets of Chicago and Donald Stephens Convention Center. Pete’s can … Continue reading

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Choosing One Taste Over Another “The Taste Of Evanston”

Lately we’ve had some real scorchers. The temperature has gone up, the sun beats down on the pavement and life just slows down. A few weeks ago Jen and I brought along our water bottles as we went off on … Continue reading

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Southern Breeze “Sunshine In A Glass”

In the movie “Steel Magnolias” it’s referred to as the house wine of the South. On a warm summer day there’s nothing like a cold glass of it. It has bypassed coffee as the world’s most popular beverage. What are … Continue reading

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A Tiny Taste Of A Hollywood Night In Skokie

It was a night fit for a Hollywood premiere. A few weeks ago we were invited for a glimpse of the renovation of the ballroom at the Skokie Banquet and Conference Center. We got a chance to try the food … Continue reading

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New Traditions Start at the Skokie Northshore Holiday Inn

We all grow up with traditions. Whether it’s lighting the menorah or searching for brightly colored eggs in the livingroom, but there comes a time in your life when things might not be the same anymore, where they change. This … Continue reading

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Pamper Yourself with Pinky Up!

With the exception of a short time in the nineties, I am a lifetime tea drinker. My mother made me tea and toast on the first day of kindergarten and I would rather go to Argo than Starbucks.  Oolong Tea … Continue reading

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Winter Has a Little Bit More Flavor Thanks to Wyder’s Cider

I have never really been a beer person since college. I like my drinks with fruit and sweet. That goes for cocktails and wine as well. I drank beer in college because that is what you do in college, drink … Continue reading

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