Monthly Archives: September 2010

JunoWallet app may be the best for getting and giving gifts, earn points and and more

TweetTweet by Lee Barrie and Cindy Kurman Have you heard about JunoWallet? We just came across this relatively new iPhone and Android app that’s sure to be the next BIG thing in social gifting. If you enjoy receiving and giving gifts … Continue reading

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Chicago French Markets sponsors the Good Food Project, October 2

TweetTweet Chicago French Market is proud to be among the first Chicago-area businesses to support the outstanding work of The Good Food Project, a not-for-profit organization that brings fun and interactive food tastings to schools to teach kids to become … Continue reading

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When it’s Autumn, it’s Time for Hearty Artisan Beer and Comfort Food

TweetTweet Popping a cold one is a summertime tradition, but sitting down to indulge in a seriously good brew paired with some hearty comfort food is our idea of a perfect cool weather sport. So as autumn closes in, we … Continue reading

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Just Announced: Locavore Green City Market Menu for September 22

TweetTweet Join Chicago French Market September 22 for an all local family style dinner to celebrate the Locavore Challenge and share recipes and stories with other supporters. The event takes place 5:30pm-7:30pm, Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at the Peggy Notebaert Nature … Continue reading

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The StreetWise Guide to Passionate Chicago Barbecue

TweetTweet Barbecued ribs are one of those subjective things. If you’re asked who makes your favorite ribs, you’ll probably have a quick answer and, no matter what your choice, there is no wrong answer, only what you like. So, rather … Continue reading

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Reza’s healthful and tasty Mediterranean fare hits the mark for quality and variety

TweetTweet Reza’s Restaurant432 W. Ontario, Chicago,(312) 664-45005255 N. Clark, Chicago,(773) 561-189840 N. Tower Rd., Oak Brook, (630) 424-9900www.rezasrestaurant.com Hours: 11 a.m.-midnight, seven days a weekPrices: dinnertime entrées: $14.95-$21.95; family style, $24.95-$29.95 per person We were enjoying our delicious Mediterranean dinner … Continue reading

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Bon Appetit and Chicago Gourmet Dine Around

TweetTweet The Bon Appétit and Chicago Gourmet Dine Around extends the event beyond Millennium Park into some of the city’s best restaurants.  Special prix-fixe menus will be available at participating restaurants offering guests not only a unique dining experience but a chance to … Continue reading

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