Discover Some Great Hikes Near Chicago

Tree and a lake with hiking trails

Some may find it hard to believe, but there are some incredible hikes not far from the city limits of Chicago. An easy drive away from the hustle and bustle of the city, these spots offer a chance to commune with nature for a few hours and still be back to enjoy everything Chicago has […]

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Check Out Chicago’s 2019 James Beard Award-Winning Restaurants

James Beard Award-winning Restaurants focus on the glasses on a long table

Every year, the James Beard Awards celebrate the country’s top culinary professionals. These prestigious awards help diners find the highest quality restaurants in any city. Chicago is hosting the awards ceremony through 2027, and on May 6th, several of the city’s restaurants and bakeries earned top honors. Here are the award-winning restaurants you won’t want to […]

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Visit Dirty Root for Vegan and Gluten-Free Options

When you try to eat a healthy diet, finding suitable restaurants is not always easy — especially if you try to stick to plant-based or gluten-free options. However, there’s an enticing new restaurant called Dirty Root that just opened in Chicago, and you won’t feel let down if you stop there for lunch or dinner. […]

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