Sweet home Chicago

Planning your Chicago vacation

The largest city of the American Midwest, Chicago, Illinois, was founded in 1830 and quickly grew to become, as Carl Sandburg’s 1916 poem put it, “Hog Butcher, Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat, Player ... [ Read More ]

Ice Ice baby

Why Sparkling ice should be your go to beverage

I know you had that song in your head and thought I was going to talk about Vanilla Ice the singer! Not even close.  Not sure if he is even still around in the music industry. Today, I am ... [ Read More ]

All things Oreos

4 Simple Oreo desserts you can whip up in no time. YUMMY!

I am a complete sucker for a row or two of Oreo cookies!  Since I was a child I can remember the comfort of an Oreo dunked in milk.  In fact, it was my Grandfather's favorite cookie too. ... [ Read More ]