Red Flame Pizzeria

I have been more and more interested in Twitter, and I started following local Chicago people to see what’s going on in the city! @thelocaltourist (Theresa Carter) always keeps me up to date on the happenings around Chicago. She organizes a “Chef’s table” event at local restaurants and offers meals to guests at an […]

Brick’s Chicago

So you’re walking down Lincoln Avenue just south of Armitage, and you see this image:

Yes, the awning in front of a typical condo building leads to an indoor restaurant a couple of steps underground. Surrounded by bricks (as the name would assume) is a cozy dimly-lit bar & dining room. Bricks Chicago is […]

Homemade Pizza Company

Homemade Pizza Company is pizza you cook at home. Not frozen, not ordered in, not so cheap, but much better than any pizza I’ve cooked in my oven.

This past weekend I celebrated Halloween with my two favorite things-> my friends & pizza. Nine girls came to my apartment to sample a variety of […]

Bella Bacino’s

You know it’s a good day when your coworkers want to eat pizza with you 🙂

Yesterday, some of the people at my client’s office wanted to pick up pizza on our lunch break. Omar had eaten Bella Bacino’s a while ago, but he was interested in trying it again. Since I am a […]

Chicago Pizza & Oven Grinder

What a meal, what a meal! Tonight was a great dinner… and the pizza was just a part of that. 🙂

My long time family friend (and now pseudo older sister) Lauren joined me for dinner at the Chicago Pizza and Oven Grinder in Lincoln Park. Both of us had heard great things about […]