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Kansas City

Matthew and I ended up with a couple of extra vacation days this fall so we took a jaunt down to Kansas City for an extended weekend. I’ve been going to KC since I was a little kid. This trip … Continue reading

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Bluestem and James Beard

My favorite course of the five I had at Bluestem, in Kansas City: Torchon of foie gras, Missouri strawberries, rhubarb, anise-hyssp, nitro root beer, brioche. It was paired with a glass of Sauternes, a sweet French wine.  The dinner we … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Greetings from Booze Island

This is the first in an occasional series of guest blog posts focused on the out-of-town drinking adventures of one Matthew Hansen, who also happens to be my husband. Enjoy. The Whistler,  2421 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, 773-227-3530 If you someday … Continue reading

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Kansas City

We had a great weekend in Kansas City and we spent a lot of time (predictably) eating.  My friend Alyssa again came to the rescue and took some beautiful photos for the blog. Oklahoma Joe’s | Eden Alley | La … Continue reading

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My crazy week, in review.

So Chick-Fil-A and it’s soft opening and opening took over my life earlier this week. I can’t say I’ve ever seen so much frenzy over a fried chicken sandwich (or so much controversy over the politics of restaurant owners, for that matter.) I … Continue reading

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