Category Archives: Food

French Guy Cooking €10 Lunch, Trader Joe’s Challenges

Favorite culinary YouTuber Alex makes a great lunch for €10 . No need to break the bank to eat well. Then I found his videos on cooking in a hotel room with groceries from Trader Joe’s.

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Cee’s Black & White Challenge

Smaller than a Bread Box Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos of things that are smaller than a bread box/bin. Lots of great possibilities. … Continue reading

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He’s Obsessed

. . . With Mashed Potatoes I just discovered this from a newspaper column. I believe I’m late to the French Guy Cooking videos. Here he goes out to master the mashed potato. Personally, I love the potatoes made by … Continue reading

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The Cake that is a Movie

C’est formidable!

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Ewa’s Pierogi

Last week I tried Ewa’s Pierogi in Glenview for lunch. My friend who knows Polish food suggested Ewa’s which is near the public library on Glenview Road. The small restaurant is cheery and light. They offer all you’d expect from … Continue reading

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Michael Jordan’s Steak House

It’s Chicago Restaurant Week till February 7. Today a friend drove down from Milwaukee and I planned to have lunch at the Peninsula Hotel, but didn’t have a reservation and there were no tables. That was disappointing but okay because … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Rounded

  1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Wednesday when the next photo theme … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Structure

1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Wednesday when the next photo theme will … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Collage

1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Wednesday when the next photo theme will … Continue reading

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Sugalabo

Simon and Martina, with the help of the very-talented Dan, have made an outstanding video about a chef in Tokyo, who has an incredible respect and interest in local ingredients and regional cultures. I’d love to know how they got … Continue reading

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