Taking in the local, Chicago flavor, and a few tasty beverages a long the way.
In which I am a total tourist, go to Jazz Fest and have the time of my life.
Took a tour down the Bourbon Trail and discovered how adorable Louisville, Kentucky is along the way!
As I hinted in my 4th of July post, my friends and I took a road trip to Kentucky to enjoy the Bourbon Trail. The trip included a few days in Chicago for one friend's birthday and a few hours in Indianapolis for another friend's flight. With a weird lump of time in the city, … Continue reading 4 Hours in Indianapolis – Lean In!
I'm in Chicago/Indiana/Kentucky for the 4th and will eventually get around to a post on it soon. For now here's a sneak peak photo. Happy 4th!
In making these cookies, I came to several essential conclusions about both my grandmother and great-grandmother. They either had memories like elephants (yes, I know that phrase doesn't hold-up in the court of science), or they had a lot of time to start at the stove. These women wrote nothing useful down, except what they … Continue reading Mrs. Jeffery’s Oatmeal Cookies
I made a short stop over in NYC to spend time with family and friends just after Thanksgiving. New York is one of those towns that you can spend a lifetime in and never do enough, so below is the shortest of short wrap-ups and recommendations! I had the chance to see some dear childhood … Continue reading New York: Art, Food and More Art