Culinary Fight Club: Chocolate Edition

That is correct!  This month’s Culinary Fight Club is themed around chocolate.  No matter what your opinion is regarding that holiday on the 14th, all that matters is that you enjoy chocolate!  So far, I’m hearing that 4 chefs have signed up to serve you savory chocolate dishes.  The heated battle will take place February […]

Celebrate The Holidays With Macy’s Believe Day!

This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of Macy’s; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. There are certain aspects of living near a big city that we love.  There are always great outings to be had in Chicago.  So, I am pleased to tell you that Macy’s is celebrating Believe […]

The Gift You Give Yourself: Mayana Chocolate

Mayana Chocolate.  If you haven’t heard of this yet, then you are welcome for this gift.  Your world is about to change in a way that you never could have imagined.  This chocolate is our favorite.  Hard to believe, but Alison isn’t exactly a chocolate lover.  Yet, she wants Mayana Chocolate.  Not everything because she […]

Learning From Women In Media

Last night, we attended a Women Driving Excellence talk.  The guest speakers were Candace Jordan and Janet Davies.  Both are women that you probably recognize if you’ve spent any time in Chicago.  They are both successful in their field of reporting for doing things no one did before.   Candace, also known as Candid Candace, […]

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 […]