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To our Next meal...

Last Thursday, a number of unpleasant things happened to me: I went into work super early, I got poked and prodded by my ladyparts doctor, and I took an Uber on surge pricing through the heart of downtown at rush hour on Memorial Day weekend. 511 more words

Long Weekend in Chicago 

This year for Memorial Day we decided to head north on 65 to Chicago for a long weekend. Since moving to Louisville we made a list of the places we can drive to for quick weekend trips (Chicago is an easy drive now). 422 more words


Mouth Watering, Must Have Foods In Chicago!

If you’re from the Chi, you know we have a ton of really great places with amazing food to stuff our faces with!

If you aren’t, well, you need to pack your bags and visit the Windy City ASAP because you are missing out! 161 more words



In any city, it’s easy to look around you and get caught up in what other people are doing. Instagram posts, blogs, Twitter feeds, etc.: they’re all evidence of the cool shit everyone else is doing, and at their best, they hopefully inspire you to do cool shit, too. 871 more words

Chicago Beer Cheese: Spring Ramps, German Cheese and Begyle Brewing Beer

We’re really getting into ramps season here in Chicago and lucky me, I have a very good source for them. It’s all about being creative when you have a limited supply of seasonal ingredients which is why I came up with a very Chicago-themed post this week. 498 more words


Fast, Fresh, and Delicious | Fresha Place, Chicago

“Some people have resigned themselves to eating food that doesn’t taste as good in order to stay healthy,” says Paul Chaudury, owner of Fresha Place, a new lunch spot in the Loop. 257 more words


Hello World

In the Beginning….

Grow Chicago Collaborative was born out of equal parts love and war.

As a food entrepreneur in Chicago, the love came with spirit and support of so many I encountered as I launched my own business, Granola for Good. 810 more words

Grow Chicago Collaborative