Tuesday Tastes – Nellcote


Nellcote is one of my favorite restaurants in Chicago and perhaps the prettiest space I have ever dined in.  From the crystal chandeliers to the wallpaper and fun blue chairs – everything about this space is just lovely. My first visit to Nellcote was several years ago for Kevin’s birthday dinner.  Nellcote features European-inspired small plates made with… 

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Five on Friday


TGIF!!  This week seemed to last an eternity!  I’m so glad it’s finally Friday!  Kevin and I are traveling to Boston this weekend to visit our friends who recently moved there.  Neither of us have ever been to Boston so I’m excited to explore a new city!  It should be a fun weekend.  Here is… 

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Tuesday Tastes – The 206


When Tino Ganacias relocated to Oak Park from Seattle, he knew he wanted to bring good coffee (something Seattle is known for) to the area.  He started his coffee and espresso truck, named The 206 (Seattle’s area code), and developed a waffle recipe to help drive traffic.  Set up outside of the local Farmer’s Market… 

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