Portillo’s Restaurant

Known for their popular Cake Shake, Portillo’s is a classic Chicago-area favorite. You can find a few Portillo’s restaurants outside of Chicago, including two in California and Arizona, and one location in Wisconsin and Indiana. However there are forty Portillo’s restaurants in Illinois and it has become a neighborhood classic for those living in the … More Portillo’s Restaurant

Soldier Field

  Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois is most known for being the football stadium that is home to the Chicago Bears, however it is also used as a major concert venue in the Chicagoland area. Soldier Field is located in downtown Chicago, right next door to the Shedd Aquarium, the Adler Planetarium, and the Field … More Soldier Field

The Morton Arboretum Illumination: Tree Lights

Although I live close to The Morton Arboretum, it has taken me years to actually take the trip to visit the lovely nature preserve. I am especially glad that my first trip was for their Illumination display. Things to Know About The Morton Arboretum Illumination: Tree Lights: The Morton Arboretum is a nature preserve that includes … More The Morton Arboretum Illumination: Tree Lights

Gotta Dance

So this past weekend I was able to go see the show Gotta Dance while I was downtown Chicago. Now, I did not really know anything about the musical before, except for the brief synopsis I read online, and I was just expecting to be entertained for the night. However, I ended up loving the … More Gotta Dance