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Chicago! Part 1–Sightseeing & Eating Our Way Through The Windy City

It’s been a little over a week since we returned from Chicago and the heat index is finally under 100 for the first time all summer! 1,008 more words


Premium Trip to Venice Carnevale 2016!

 The final touches of this dream trip is coming together!  Venice Carnevale is one of the most magical experiences of my life.  My husband and I were lucky enough to witness it on our honeymoon in 2010.   214 more words

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House of Beal

In earlier posts, mediateacher.net has shared profiles of such classic composers as Henry Mancini and contemporary masters like Cliff Martinez.  One of the most interesting current examples of an extremely successful and acclaimed musician and composer making the transition to scoring music for television and film is Emmy Award winner Jeff Beal.   308 more words

Chapter 3

Vauxhall Gardens: Jonathan Tyers— "The Master Builder of Delight"

Vauxhall Gardens: A History

David Coke & Alan Borg

The Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens is one of the places I’d love to slip back in time to visit, just to catch a glimpse of what it was like. 1,019 more words

Susana Ellis

WCIU's Aly Bockler on Chicago's vibrant burlesque community

A big burlesque show is on tap for next Thursday night at Carnivale, the River North/West Loop restaurant. The show is called “Dessert, Drag and Cabaret.” It combines dessert flights with live music and burlesque dancing. 40 more words

Chicago Blackhawks

Reception Venues - Chicago Restaurant Edition

In case you haven’t realized with all the social media posting, save the date sending, and bachelorette bashes — wedding season is upon us!

Eater Chicago, one of my tried and true sites for restaurant and bar recs, put out a list of the… 420 more words


A Day in Venice: Painting Masks

As the early morning regionale veloce trundled out of the railway station at Monselice bearing me to Venice once more, I wondered what the day ahead would bring.  526 more words