endgrain

this has been on my list to try, and it definitely did not disappoint! brunch to me means an intimate restaurant, something savory, and definitely coffee. this place hits it all, and i can’t wait to try the dinner menu.

endgrain

this has been on my list to try, and it definitely did not disappoint! brunch to me means an intimate restaurant, something savory, and definitely coffee. this place hits it all, and i can’t wait to try the dinner menu.

Ramen Misoya

this has been on my list for a long time, and finally decided to venture out and do some holiday shopping at the outlets and swing by. YAY for crossing off my chicago food bucket list 🙂 the lowdown: who:

Ramen Misoya

this has been on my list for a long time, and finally decided to venture out and do some holiday shopping at the outlets and swing by. YAY for crossing off my chicago food bucket list 🙂 the lowdown: who:

miso-glazed salmon

i don’t know about you but i definitely need something light this time of year. fish and veggies? yes please! you can whip this up so easily, throw it in the oven, and voila! a quick and gourmet meal 🙂

miso-glazed salmon

i don’t know about you but i definitely need something light this time of year. fish and veggies? yes please! you can whip this up so easily, throw it in the oven, and voila! a quick and gourmet meal 🙂

Hot Doug’s

ok just suck it up and go here. you’ll probably want to pick a spot to get a tattoo to get free hot dogs 4 lyfe, or just buy the book. ok not only can you get foie gras on

Hot Doug’s

ok just suck it up and go here. you’ll probably want to pick a spot to get a tattoo to get free hot dogs 4 lyfe, or just buy the book. ok not only can you get foie gras on

Oiistar

i am blazing a ramen trail, seriously…i could eat it almost every day. and then i dream of it and want it again the next day. it’s getting colder, and so i may quit trying new ones and sticking to

Oiistar

i am blazing a ramen trail, seriously…i could eat it almost every day. and then i dream of it and want it again the next day. it’s getting colder, and so i may quit trying new ones and sticking to

brussel sprouts with goat cheese

um why did i not think of this combination before. brilliant, easy and delish! a good way to serve a side dish…who doesn’t like goat cheese?! brussel sprouts with goat cheese time: 10 min | serves: 3-4 what you need:

brussel sprouts with goat cheese

um why did i not think of this combination before. brilliant, easy and delish! a good way to serve a side dish…who doesn’t like goat cheese?! brussel sprouts with goat cheese time: 10 min | serves: 3-4 what you need:

fried rice

i love fried rice, and for a meal in less than 30 minutes, it’s always nice to throw this into the mix. especially when it’s rainy and cold. i love to sauté some bok choy with oyster sauce and garlic

fried rice

i love fried rice, and for a meal in less than 30 minutes, it’s always nice to throw this into the mix. especially when it’s rainy and cold. i love to sauté some bok choy with oyster sauce and garlic