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Romaine Calm

I think I need to compose myself.  I’m at that point that I need to make sure my fingers slow down and not type words I don’t mean but I’ve really had it.  I’m done. Ka-Poot!   I’m talking about this winter! I was misled last week by a “reliable source” that we’d only be seeing one more day …

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Francesca’s Tavola

I had a case of the Monday blues today because this will be my final post previewing the upcoming Chicago Northwest Restaurant Week. (February 22, 2019-March 3, 2019.). I had a great time dreaming of all the places that I could go and say “Let’s Not Cook.” (Here is a list of participating restaurants and some of …

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A Beer, A Bed & A Bellyful of Food: A Chicago Northwest Restaurant Week Preview

For my second post previewing Chicago Northwest Restaurant Week (February 22, 2019-March 3, 2019), I’m going to give you an excuse to not cook AND not sleep in your own bed! That almost sounds scandalous, doesn’t it? (This is probably the point in the preview process that I need to remind folks that all opinions …

Recipe

Spaghetti Sauce V2019

What is embarrassing to you? Is it that moment you look in the mirror and see a piece of spinach stuck in your teeth?  Is it when you stumble over your own steps and walk into a wall? (This happens to me more than I’d like to admit.)  Could it be when you are in the middle of a …

Soup

Souper Tuesday

I’ve been making an effort to menu plan a little better this year.  (I also need to pencil in some blog planning time because it seems like the weeks are flying by before I can get another one up.) I was noticing that I was struggling to come up with new exciting meals each week just …