River North

Formento’s An Italian restaurant in the West Loop serving more than just fantastic pasta. Their chocolate cake is some of the best in the city layered with mousse and a delicious hazelnut praline base. 925 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60607   Firecakes Donuts One of the best spots for

Tucked away in the glamorous River North neighborhood lies a masterpiece named La Bodega. This quick stop may be small, but its unique and high quality offerings make it a rare, colorful gem in the midst of the city bustle. While most people come for the churros, they also have

ginos east

A Slice of History Opened in 1966, Gino’s East is the second oldest big-name Chicago-style pizza joint. The ooey gooey delicious pie know as deep dish took to the city’s streets in 1943. Ike Sewell cooked up this innovative pizza after being stationed in Italy during the Second World War.

afternoon tea in Chicago

The enchanting afternoon tea at The Langham Chicago will take your breath away. The blown glass hanging balls on the ceiling add to the poshness of the experience while still maintaining a modern feel. It’s a fantastic place to spend some quality time with a girlfriend on a blustery winter’s day.

Chocolate at the Pen

Buffets and “All You Can Eat” are enticing ideas to foodies. They’re child’s play, however, when talking about a chocolate buffet! When I first discovered Chocolate at the Pen, I was perusing the Internet getting lost between cat videos and pinning recipes. That was 3 years ago, and each time

As a French person living in the US, I have made it my mission to discover the wonderful restaurants that call Chicago home.  Today, I will give you my top 3 French restaurants in Chicago.  Trust me, I know the good ones, I’m French, bien sûr. For a date or

When is the last time you went bowling (or tried a round of bocce ball) with a group of friends?  Pinstripes, located at 435 E. Illinois Street, is a perfect place to gather with friends or co-workers.  Located within walking distance of Navy Pier, Pinstripes offers happy hour from 3:00

air aerial fitness chicago

Bringing together a mix of yoga, ballet, Pilates, and strength training, all performed with the assistance of hammocks, AIR® Aerial Fitness leaves you feeling like an acrobat. Upon entering the studio, it is easy to feel overwhelmed by the large teal hammocks that are soon to become your reliant training

Summer is winding down, although if you have a chance to get to the outdoor patio at Shanghai Terrace, 108 E. Superior Street in the Peninsula Hotel, don’t miss it.  Enjoying this upscale Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly restaurant while dining on the serene patio is not to be missed.  It truly