Paris: Indulging My Sweet Tooth in the City’s Patisseries

While there are plenty of savory dishes to enjoy while in Paris – steak frites, anyone? – for me, Paris will always be about the sweets. From macarons to mille-feuille, sugary confections are everywhere in the City of Lights. And, since Paris is an eminently walkable city, you always have this excuse in your back … More Paris: Indulging My Sweet Tooth in the City’s Patisseries

Milan: Discovering the City’s Cheap but Delicious Eats

While in Milan, there was no fine dining for me – I spent most of my time on the go, not sitting down to have any long meals in restaurants. It’s possible that I missed out on some Milanese┬áculinary treats, but in their stead, I found two cheap, to-go options that I became mildly obsessed … More Milan: Discovering the City’s Cheap but Delicious Eats

Balena

I am loving all the amazing restaurants in Chicago, and Balena is most definitely one to add to the “amazing” list. I went there last week and was blown away by it. It was sort of a last minute decision, so we didn’t have reservations and ended up sitting at the bar – which didn’t … More Balena

Iorio’s Gelateria

I don’t know what it’s like where you live, but in Ann Arbor, spring has come ridiculously early. Of course, it’s possible that spring hasn’t come early and we’ll be getting a lovely April snowstorm soon. I’m choosing not to dwell on that, however, and am opting to love this weather. Seriously, the last few … More Iorio’s Gelateria