Slide Crater

My Maggie Daley Park Adventure

For those that read my post Chicago Green Spaces – 4 Fabulous Finds in Less Than 4 Hours you’ll know that I was super excited to swoop down the slide in Slide Crater and then just as quickly heartbroken when I encountered this sign.  There were dreams of a rent-a-kid business to solve my conundrum, but then reality […]

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DIY Chicago Food Tour

I don’t eat to live, I live to eat….and I can’t think of a better place to do that than in Chicago.  If you google Chicago food tours, you will be amazed at all the different food tours out there.  But why pay someone to take you around Chicago to eat when you can DIY […]

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Chicago Divvy Bike

Divvy Bikes – The DIY way to get around Chicago

Divvy bikes – they are my favorite DIY way to get around Chicago.  If you’re site seeing in Chicago, you can easily travel from Lincoln Park Zoo all the way to Museum Campus on a Divvy bike.  Almost your entire ride is along lakeshore drive, with the cool blue lake on one side and the sparkling skyline on the other.  As you pedal […]

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Giordano's Deep Dish Pizza

History of the Chicago Deep Dish Pizza

While the exact person who invented Chicago’s deep dish pizza is still unknown, the one thing that is known is that the first of it’s kind came out of a mansion at 29 E. Ohio street, the current home of Pizzeria Uno.  Of the 5 biggest pizza players in Chicago – Pizzeria Uno, Lou Malnati’s, Pizano’s, Gino’s East […]

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