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Ancient Rome at Next Restaurant

While once holding this book from Apicius dated 1541, little did I know that a few years later I would be enjoying the recipes from this ancient culture.

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Birthday Weekend

My birthday was this past Friday and we had the most amazing dining experience. But you will have to wait until tomorrow to read about it…

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International Home and Housewares Show 2017

As always, The annual International Home and Housewares Show held in Chicago was a huge hit and definitely a fun weekend!

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Time for the Green Chicago River

If the Chicago River is green, then it’s time to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day when everyone is Irish!

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Sugar Rush

Sugar Rush from Johnny Iuzzini has a recipe for Killer Chocolate Chip Cookies that you will want to make for National Baking Month!

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Christmas Stollen

If Christmas is near, then it’s time to make stollen. I found the most amazing recipe in a Bavarian cookbook. I wish you could taste it!

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Southern Fried 4th of July

What’s more All-American than a 4th of July celebration in an 1840 Mississippi home with fried catfish and hush puppies? Ya’ll, it was a blast!

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Pennsylvania Dutch Chocolate Funny Cake Pie

How could I resist not trying a Pennsylvania Dutch recipe called “Chocolate Funny Cake Pie?”

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