Pizza Tour, Millenium Park, Devil Dawgs

Our last full day in Chicago… and I really do mean FULL! We skipped our breakfast once again and slept in a bit late, waking up just in time to walk downtown to the first stop on our Chicago Pizza Tour. Chicago is famous for its pizza, and this tour …

Anniversary Part 2: Alinea

Finally, we were ready for our fancy-pants dinner at the famous Alinea restaurant. According to Alinea’s website: Alinea has been named the Best Restaurant in the World by Elite Traveler magazine, three times been awarded the title of Best Restaurant in the United States by The World’s 50 Best Restaurants …

Anniversary Part 1: Art Institute of Chicago

Today marks our ten year wedding anniversary! I feel so old! We started our day with a fabulous breakfast at Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe off of Michigan Avenue. The restaurant features fresh and locally-sourced ingredients and homemade breads. Rupak chose a Corned Beef and Hash Skillet with fried eggs and …

Hello Chicago!

Earlier this week, Rupak flew to Chicago for the ProMat Conference. Since our ten-year anniversary is on Thursday, we made plans for me to fly out and meet him. After planning our itinerary for a month, I was excited to finally arrive. I arrived around 3:00 or so and took …