Monthly Archives: May 2012

Chicago Day 2: Floriole, Sweet Mandy B’s, and Farmhouse

On Sunday, Sean, Sarah and I headed to the charming and scenic neighborhood near DePaul University where two of the places on my list were located conveniently next to one another. Our first stop was Floriole, a two-story cafe and … Continue reading

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Chicago Day 1: Xoco, Bleeding Heart Bakery, and Cumin

Earlier this month, I visited Chicago for the very first time. It was three days of friends, food, exploring, and plenty of dessert. The weather was chilly and a little wet and luckily the heavy rain held off for all … Continue reading

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Brunch at Area Four

I tried brunch at Area Four¬†shortly after it debuted, though it has taken me until now to write it up. You’ll be shocked to discover that, like everything else I’ve had at Area Four, I quite liked it. We started … Continue reading

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Russell House Tavern

Last month, my friend Christina and her boyfriend were in town for the day and, needing a dinner spot near Harvard Square, we headed to¬†Russell House Tavern. Shockingly, this was my first time at RHT. It had been on my … Continue reading

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