Category Archives: Foodie

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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Feed Your Stomach While You Feed Your Soul

This weekend instead of heading downtown to the Taste of Chicago do something different. Head to Evanston and enjoy many cuisines, desserts and drinks while raising money for Connections for the Homeless at the  5th annual Taste of Evanston. This … Continue reading

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A Chicago Staple Returns For 39th Year

Its summer in Chicago which means festivals! The biggest is The Taste of Chicago! You can sample some of Chicago’s best restaurants, attend great concerts, buy souvenirs and course  have tons of fun! The Taste of Chicago runs from July … 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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When Chicago Weather Calls, Call On SoupBox!

Whether you’re stuck in an April shower or fighting a Chiberian snow storm, one of the best meals you can have is a bowl of soup. You can’t beat a piping hot bowl of soup made with wholesome ingredients. It … Continue reading

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