3 Bakeries We Crave

We are foodies. We live to eat the tasty pastries most of all.  There is just something baked into them that we love more than most other treats.  Be it savory or sweet, we want our bakery items.  We want them fresh and delicious.  Healthy doesn’t really play into it for us.  Spunky Dunkers -I […]

There Is No Reason To Not Eat Purely

You can see that Chef Sean Spradlin is not afraid of showing off his skills.  We were invited to sample a large helping of Eat Purely’s new menu items.  If you are not familiar with Eat Purely and you are in the city of Chicago, then you should be.  This is an app based company […]

Dream For Your Future

As you may know, Chicago is great for business women.  We are in a fast paced city that allows us the option to do what we love.  There is nothing better than learning from each other.  We all have experiences to share with each other.  From the good to the bad, the Womens Dream Conference […]

Bowtruss Offers Cupping

If you don’t know about our coffee addiction, then you are missing a large portion to what motivates us.  Will work for coffee would be an understatement.  Coffee is something that we seek out regardless of whatever else we are doing.  Alison has run a coffee shop before and thus stems our complete and utter […]

Chicago Steel Giveaway!

If you are a hockey fan, then you might be interested in this post.  We were invited to attend a game in Geneva.  Chicago Steel is a USHL team.  USHL is the only Tier 1 Junior League in America. So, if you have any youth hockey players, you might be interested to see the dedication […]

Culinary Fight Club Street Food Edition

We were of course in attendance at Culinary Fight Club for the Street Food Fight.  As blogger brand ambassadors, we are thrilled to cover every fight.  This one was a little more exciting for us because Street Food is easy to chow down on with big flavors.   Concord 55 is a great venue with indoor […]

Chicago, We #FlatoutLove Pulled Pork

Once again, I am honored to craft the winning recipe idea for #ChicagonistaLIVE.  When I heard pulled pork, I knew I had to do some sort of dry rub.  It’s just how I’ve learned to do things.  This recipe is inspired by Tennessee flavors as well.   This an easy recipe to do.  You can […]

Join Us At #SazonSoiree

Exciting news!  I am helping to promote a delicious night out!  Of course, yours truly will also be there to taste everything.  I am thrilled to invite you to join us for the Sazon Soiree.  As a food blogger it is my job to spread the word about delectable food experiences.  So, what is the […]

Street Food Fight

You have probably already seen my posts during September’s Culinary Fight Club.  We had a great night at the Billy Goat Tavern at Navy Pier.  The view was phenomenal as well as the food.  Chef Ellice Talbert won Chicago Grillin’.  She even made her tortillas from scratch!  An hour to make all of her tacos […]

#FlatoutLove Bahn Mi Chicago Style

I have some good news for all of you! I will be creating the winning recipes for #FlatoutLove to be featured on ChicagonistaLIVE.  You can follow along with me through all of my social media channels as well as with #FlatoutLove or #ChicagonistaLIVE.  I am excited to see what flavors you feel represent your city. […]

Culinary Fight Club Galore

I’ve been a bad blogger. I have been having too much fun in my end of summer that I forgot to share all of the delights from Culinary Fight Fest. There were so many bites that I loved there. I honestly wanted more chefs to win the chance to cook off!  Now, I am Blogger […]

Experience Summer Tips

Summer is on all of our minds. How can we squeeze in some more hours of relaxation before we all have to begin picking out sweaters? School starts soon and the end of the warmth is near. Especially in Chicagoland, you never can predict when the cold will start.  Luckily, I’ve got tickets to one […]