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Chicago's Best Farm-to-Table Restaurants

With the farm-to-table revolution, Chicago dishes are chock full of the freshest locally-sourced ingredients so they’re not only infinitely more tasty, but much better for you! 284 more words


Sitting right here, watching the leaves turn color

I wrote this three years ago on Columbus Day, when we were pushing back hard against the end of summer, and stayed at camp until mid-October. 714 more words

Dawn at North Pond. 

This is the place to be at first light on a cold autumnal morning.

Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve

North Pond, Chicago IL

Summer Tasting Menu

Foie Gras, Raspberry Smoked Foie Gras Mousse, Raspberry Jam, Marcona Almonds, Oat Cookie Crumble, Nibs

I was instantly happy upon seeing the first course brought to the table. 493 more words


WPC: It Was A Good Day

I believe, I believe every day is a good day when you paint.–Bob Ross

What’s my idea of a good day?  Well, thanks to Cheri’s challenge this week…

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Brunching Out: North Pond

Brunch is easily one of my favorite meals of the day, and when it’s done at a Michelin-star rated restaurant, even better!

My husband and I had an amazing weekend recently celebrating 365 days of marriage (AHH!). 318 more words