Category Archives: Food and Drink

Strawberries are in Season: 3 Great Spring Desserts to Make with Strawberries

Whether you’re having friends over to your Chicago apartments for a nice dinner or throwing a spring party, you need the perfect dessert. Luckily, strawberries are in season right now, and they make wonderful sweet concoctions that taste just like spring. While fresh strawberry pie and strawberry shortcake are old favorites, there are many other…

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5 Delicious and Easy Homemade Salad Dressings

Salad dressings purchased in the store generally use low-quality oils like canola, soy, or sunflower oil. These bad fats can be high in calories and preservatives, artificial flavorings, and sugars. Expect these five homemade salad dressings curated from The Food Network to be lower in calories, free of trans-fat, and chemical-free.   5 Easy Homemade Salad Dressings Classic…

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One-Pan Wonders

One-pan meals eliminate the hassle of having to clean up extra dishes afterward and are usually quicker to make. It's perfect for busy people, or for people who don't like to wash a lot of dishes. Read on for some one-pan inspiration. One-Pan Dishes to Make Dinner Really Easy Bratwurst in a Blanket: Preheat oven to…

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Breakfast Smoothie Recipe

Every morning, young professionals run out of their apartments in Chicago without taking the time to eat a nourishing breakfast first. What's worse, it's unlikely that they are getting all the nutrition they need throughout the day. A recent report from the CDC says nine out of ten adults don't eat enough fruits and vegetables. Luckily, both…

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