Valentine’s Day | My True Love

happy valentine’s day! today is the perfect day to reveal my true love: restaurant week. this year, we tested out senza. amazing! senza is located in lakeview neighborhood of chicago. they offer a pre-fixed menu that varies by season; $100 for nine courses, $50 for four. senza is a perfect restaurant for those of you more »

Travel Tip Thursday | Rome

okay, let’s be honest… most food in italy is outstanding. however, i can recommend the obvious: avoid touristy places/menus with pictures. and, if you can muster up the courage to ask a local where their favorite trattoria is (in italian), you can’t lose. between italian sentence fragments and hand gestures, we got directions to Hostaria more »

Travel Tip Thursday | London

you know you like a restaurant when you eat at it more than once on a weekend trip. that was my experience with Dishoom, a bombay café in london (two locations: one in shoreditch, one in covent garden) dishoom provides an eccentric, yet cozy, environment perfect for meeting up with friends or grabbing lunch with more »