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Honey Butter Fried Chicken

Happy Monday, y’all! There are many things I love about my job, but the commute is not one of them. Thankfully, I have a bunch of great train buddies to pass the time with, and we’ve recently started planning after-work outings. Hence, the formation of the Metra Supper Club! Every month, one of us picks […]

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A Bravo TV tour of NYC (or “The most expensive beer ever”)

I lucked out with great weather during my trip to NYC last month, so I spent a lot of it outdoors! On my last day, my friend Mike and I headed to the Village, for what ended up being an impromptu tour of places featured on Bravo TV. Β Our first stop was Better Being Underground, […]

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Esperanto, NYC

Despite traveling to cities all over the world, New York remains my favorite! Last month I spent four amazing days in NYC. Of course it flew by entirely too fast, but I made the most of it. I arrived on a friday evening, and met up Mike, Robyn, and Tash. After dinner we made our […]

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Bombay Bicycle Club

Cape Town has a lot of great dining options, and we wanted to try something off the beaten path. Enter, the Bombay Bicycle Club. Admittedly, we were under the mistaken assumption that this would be an Indian restaurant. While Tandoori Chicken is on the menu, it was less Bollywood and more British colonial era. But […]

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Bouley

Every year, my roommate from grad school, Stephanie, and I do something fun around the holidays. Back then, we didn’t have the time or money for gifts, so we decided that instead of buying something for each other, we would do something fun instead, such as seeing a movie, or going out to dinner. To […]

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