Earlier in this month of December, I visited Boston, MA for the first time! Boston, along with the other North-Eastern states of the US has always been on my bucketlist. Given the fact that I live in Chicago, IL at the moment, I knew that traveling to spots on the east coast now would be … Continue reading Traveling East – Boston Recap!
Back in May of this year, I attended the Sweet & Snacks Expo in Chicago, IL. This exclusive Expo brought together over 800 exhibiting companies from 23 countries! The Sweets & Snacks Expo provides exclusive access to candy and snack retailers from around the world. It is not open to the public, but I got really … Continue reading Introducing *We Eat Better* – natural, healthy, bite-sized treats!
This blog post is dedicated to Gigi Baith because within the short amount of time I have known Gigi, she has made such an impact on me! You know the saying "quality over quantity"? Well, Gigi embodies that impact on me. I have so much respect and admiration for Gigi and who she is as … Continue reading Everyday People Doing Extraordinary Things: Everyone Meet Gigi Baith!
Hi guys! This month’s feature for supporting local business is of El Carrito Tacos located in West Rogers Park. They are a classic & creative tacos spot plus other Mexican street eats in a counter-serve space. Located in the northern city of Chicago, this is a great alternative if you aren’t anywhere near Pilsen or Little Village. … Continue reading Support Local Businesses: Featuring “El Carrito Tacos” in West Rogers Park, Chicago!
As someone who values convenient, natural and healthy eating, I can attest that after being introduced to Sweet Earth, I will be a forever fan! First off, Sweet Earth’s mission is to provide globally-inspired foods made with sustainably sourced ingredients. That in itself caught my attention. Now throw in the fact that each dish I tried … Continue reading Introducing *Sweet Earth* – handcrafted deliciously clean and nutrient rich products!
Who else feels like they never have time to meal prep or worse, they aren't the best cooks, and thus find themselves spending all of their money on dining out?! For me personally, I try to find somewhere between 3-5x a week doing form of exercising, but with a full time job and long commutes, … Continue reading Introducing *Freshly*, my first experience with made-to-order delivered meals!
Maggiano’s Little Italy® announced its “Brunch With A Purpose” campaign benefitting Make-A-Wish®, a nonprofit organization that truly adds magic to the medicine by granting the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. This year’s campaign is different because Maggiano’s is tapping into consumers weekly beloved tradition of brunch and making them feel even better about … Continue reading Carbs and Brunch with Purpose – Maggiano’s campaign benefitting Make-A-Wish foundation!