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The Sqirl Jam Club: delivers 2 jars of scrumptious jam, made fresh in Los Angeles, every other month for 4, 6 or 12 months. 14 more words

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San Pablo's Sulyap café and Bed & Breakfast


This is a long, long overdue post. Again hooray for IRL life getting in the way. And also a faulty old laptop that is still serving me in many ways. 1,027 more words

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Pl-zeñ

Pl-zeñ, a gastrocantina (cantina is bar in Spanish), located in Pilsen, Chicago, is great spot to grab some drinks with or without dinner/brunch. This unique restaurant and cantina is colorfully bright, featuring local artists’ works on their wall and modern, industrial type decor that cozy with warm lighting and wood furnishings inside brick walls. 503 more words

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Scafuri Bakery

Happy Fat Tuesday! It’s pączki day (also observed on Fat Thursday, the Thursday before Lent), a Polish, pre-lenten tradition that everyone should celebrate!

I came across an article about where to find these lovely indulgences, the Chicago Tribune’s  755 more words

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Frida's Cafe

I absolutely adore this little gem! Frida’s Cafe and Gallery is a unique coffee shop that serves as a tribute to Kahlo while celebrating Mexican folklore though local art and cultural products. 632 more words

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West Town Bakery

West Town Bakery is an eccentric local bakery that serves breakfast and lunch in addition to yummy baked goods. They strive to be green and sustainable and offer options for everyone (all main food allergies accounted for). 276 more words

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First Race of the Year

I’ve been running 3 to 4 miles about 3 to 4 times a week since January. I usually take a break between Thanksgiving and Christmas mostly because of the weather, limited daylight (I’m not a treadmill fan and will avoid running indoors on one all costs), and some earned time off/recovery. 496 more words

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