February 27, 2014
In honor of the upcoming Academy Awards this Sunday, this week’s Thirsty Thursday selection is perfect for the red carpet! BIG Bar’s “Red Carpet” cocktail is the perfect blend of apricot and almond flavors with a hint of citrus. Stop in BIG Bar to experience your very own Red Carpet, or try our recipe at home! The Red Carpet ¾…read more
February 26, 2014
Who said you couldn't enjoy an outdoor run in Chicago during the winter time? It’s the perfect way to get a head-start on your 2014 Spring running season. F^3 Event’s Pulaski 10K offers the perfect opportunity to tie up your favorite pair of running shoes, zip up your running jacket, and relish in a last chance to enjoy Chicago’s cold fresh air hitting your face along the lakefront.
February 20, 2014
This week's Thirsty Thursday pick is Amy's very own recipe - a delicious Homemade Apricot Cello. All you'll need are fresh apricots, local North Shore Vodka and a little simple syrup. Simply pour the vodka over fresh apricots with a bit of simple syrup in a glass container. Cover and refrigerate. For best results, let the combination marinate for three weeks. Amy's Homemade Apricot Cello is best served chilled and perfect for the Spring!
February 19, 2014
Each month we’ll offer a donation to a local charity in an effort to help save lives, protect the environment, educate children, improve our economy and promote health and wellness – and YOU can help! For every “like” on a select Facebook post, we’ll donate funds, goods or service to a select local charity. This month, in honor of American Heart Month, our selected charity is American Heart Association of Chicago.