Monthly Archives: July 2015

Windy City Smokeout

Since its inception three years ago, the annual Windy City Smokeout, bringing together the best in the nation’s barbeque and country music for three days of smokin’ hot revelry, has quickly become my favorite weekend of the year. Not only

Avondale, Chicago, Korean


After hearing so many positive comments about Parachute, the Korean-inspired restaurant from Top Chef alum Beverly Kim and her husband Johnny Clark located in the Avondale neighborhood of Chicago, I could not wait to dine there myself. The space is