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Chic City Winery Wedding

Hey, Hey Pearlies! I know that I am totally biased as this is my home town. But, is Chicago the most beautiful city in the US? 210 more words

Real Wedding

Causing a Ruckus: St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago

After nearly five years in Chicago, I finally celebrated the most holy of holidays in the Second City—St. Patrick’s Day. In fact, I am pretty sure there some are folks in the city still celebrating…or recovering. 568 more words


Sweet Home Chicago: Robert Johnson; Buddy Guy; Eric Clapton

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Sweet Home Chicago. This is one of the classic ‘roots’ blues songs. We will start with the original version by the legendary blues artist Robert Johnson, and then discuss covers of that song by Buddy Guy and Eric Clapton. 2,483 more words

Rock And Roll

My Dearest Chicago...

…you are officially on notice.

Don’t worry…I still love you, but sometimes we have to reassess our relationships and determine whether we may have learned everything we can from each other. 305 more words


'Sweet Home Chicago' Tells History Of Chicago's Candy Industry

CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’re a history buff, or a candy lover, or both, you might want to check out a new exhibit at the Niles Public Library. 302 more words


Y’all Listen Up…My 2016 Chicago Wish List (And 2015 Recap)

I hope all y’all had your hoppin’ John and collards last week…2016 is going to be a good year.

Before I get too far into this post, I want to thank the 600 people who checked out my blog last year. 731 more words