Tag: "foodie"

#NationalStickyBunDay

#NationalStickyBunDay

February 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

What better way to get super charged for Spring than with Grand Lux Cafe ‘s renown Warm Sticky Bun Bread Pudding! They have also shared their coveted recipe so that you may make it for your friends and family today, Tuesday, February 21st which is #NationalStickyBunDay. It is also perfect for Mardi Gras, Easter, Mother’s Day and any […]

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Olive Theory Pizza offers good food and good deeds

Olive Theory Pizza offers good food and good deeds

February 12, 2017 | Comments (0)

My goddaughter is trying to figure out which college to attend. I keep saying that she should follow her interests so she will be happy with her chosen career. You just never know your true calling when you’re making these life changing decisions. I thought about this when talking to Olive Theory Pizza owner John […]

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National #SocialMedia holidays

National #SocialMedia holidays

June 2, 2016 | Comments (0)

National social media holidays are so fun because they allow you to unabashedly celebrate your favorite things to do! For instance, today, June 2nd, is “National Bubba Day“. I adore #NationalBubbaDay! It is more special to me than #NationalPieDay or #NationalCoffeeDay mainly because my son’s nickname is, none other than “BUBBA”! There is also that […]

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Bellissimo, Try Pasta Chips!

Bellissimo, Try Pasta Chips!

May 8, 2015 | Comments (0)

Welcome to a lighter and healthier snack that everyone in the family can enjoy. There are 5 flavors of Italy to taste: Marinara, Alfredo, Spicy Tomato Basil, Garlic Olive Oil and my favorite, Mediterranean Sea Salt. The thing that I adore the most is that they are made with all natural ingredients: Semolina flour and […]

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Luella's Southern Kitchen

Luella’s Southern Kitchen

March 28, 2015 | Comments (0)

Some argue that Chicago is one of the culinary capitals of the world. It is an argument worth fighting for because every time I go to a new restaurant, it is rare that I am disappointed! Being a lover of Southern cuisine, it was a sure thing that I would take up the chance to […]

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Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Spicy Olive Dip

Gluten-Free Dairy-Free Spicy Olive Dip

December 2, 2012 | Comments (0)

Spicy giardiniera is a Chicago tradition. Only in Chicago are there jars and jars of hot and mild and olive giardinara in every grocery store. When I visit family out of town, I have been known to smuggle the stuff in my suitcases. For the food allergic there is one downside to the stuff. I […]

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"Great Everyday Meals"

“Great Everyday Meals”

September 14, 2012 | Comments (2)

In keeping within the spirit of making great meals for the family, I approached our very own Chicago Mom and asked her to share how she came to be MOMMA! Johanna Cook, of MommaCuisine, tells us some things that will hopefully inspire you to feed that family right! How did you come to be a […]

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Yum Universe!

Yum Universe!

September 12, 2012 | Comments (2)

Today Heather Crosby launched Yum Universe. Many of you may know that I suffered allergies and skin lesions/eczema that I cured with a plant-based diet, so it is no surprise that when this press-release came to my inbox I jumped at the chance to pick Heather’s brain! It is not as difficult as some imagine planning […]

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