November 2011

Jam ‘n Honey

27 November 2011 · 1 comment

More eating is one of the last things one wants to do after Thanksgiving feasting. But as the weekend winds down and mornings in Chicago turn cold, I find myself ready for a hearty start on Sunday mornings. Jam ‘n Honey, a new breakfast and lunch eatery in the DePaul area, is becoming one of […]

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26 November 2011 · 0 comments

So many people rely on their favorite Thanksgiving recipes it almost seems pointless to put out any new ones. But sometimes you need to shake up the same ol’, same ol’ and work in some new dishes. A couple of years ago, I starting bringing succotash to my family’s gathering, and it has unexpectedly become […]


Café Spiaggia

6 November 2011 · 0 comments

“Oh, it has been ages since I’ve been,” said two different friends on two different occasions about dining at Café Spiaggia. It has been eons for me, too. Seems like the restaurant has fallen off the radar for many people, and having an above-street-level presence doesn’t make it easily come to mind, either. But in […]