Eataly: A Must Stop For Anyone in Chicago

As we walked into the massive building housing Eataly, we didn’t know what to expect. Was this an oversized deil, a trendy boutique market – we had no idea. Upon entering the first floor of Eataly, it was filled with bodies seeking high quality food options with many people enduring this wonderful two-story shopping and […]


Calling ALL Artists and Designers!

Hello Artists and Designers! Project Runway is NOW CASTING for Season 14, and we’re thrilled to announce the application is now online, saving you the time and expense of printing your photos and mailing the application. We’re excited to offer designers the chance to showcase their work during New York Fashion Week, and the opportunity […]


JoAnn Fastoff’s Two Years of Heaven Book Review by Sharon Boehlefeld

JoAnn Fastoff’s latest book, “Two Years of Heaven (stories of rekindled happiness),” actually made me smile. And laugh a few times. It’s a short book with a cover that melds photos of sunrise over water and leafy forest. Inside are stories – short essays, really – about the happiest two years 23 people can remember. […]


Indian Garden Restaurant Chicago

Located on the second floor of a small building on Ontario Street, you could walk right by the Indian Garden and miss this culinary treat. We have been here a few times and have never been disappointed. We like spicy and this place has got the fix. “Food of the God” and that is what this […]


M Lounge South Loop Chicago

In visiting the South Loop area of Chicago, we rarely venture out past Reggie’s Music Joint on State Street. However, this past Sunday afternoon, we stopped in for the JoAnn Fastoff Book Signing of Two Years of Heaven at M Lounge. M Lounge is one of those uber-cool bars that makes you feel like maybe you should have […]