Chicago To See Several Talent-Backed Restaurants Opening In Coming Months

New year. New Ally Spiroff. New Chicago restaurants to get excited about. New Loyola Phoenix article I wrote about these new Chicago restaurants. Out with the old, in with the new. Fried walleye from the now closed Embeya. The couple behind the restaurant will be opening a new restaurant, HaiSous, in early spring. Courtesy ofContinue reading “Chicago To See Several Talent-Backed Restaurants Opening In Coming Months”

All Good Things Come in Pairs: Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 in Review

Over the past couple of years, the second weekend in July has quickly become one of my favorite weekends of the entire year. Why? Three words: Pitchfork. Music. Festival. Since I am living in the Midwest, I have to go to Pitchfork Music Festival every year, because it is the best music festival here. IContinue reading “All Good Things Come in Pairs: Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 in Review”

3 Reasons Why the Chicago Food Scene is One of the Best in the World

After 24 years in New York City, Chicago is receiving the honor of hosting the James Beard Awards gala, not only for one year but for two years. The city has won over 40 Beard awards between the chefs and the restaurants. The fact that Chicago is snagging the equivalent of the Oscar’s in theContinue reading “3 Reasons Why the Chicago Food Scene is One of the Best in the World”

5 Ways to be an (Uh-Oh) Wisconsin Football Fan in Chicago

An expert opinion with a personal spin on how to be a Wisconsin football fan in Chicago.