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9 Rooftop Bars You Have to Check Out in Chicago This Summer

Chicagoans live for drinking and dining on rooftop patios. And we deserve it. After enduring months of brutally cold weather, why wouldn't we want to spend every free moment basking in the sun and taking in some breathtaking views of our city? Whenever the weather hits above 60 degrees, rooftop...
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10 Delicious & Insta-Worthy Dessert Spots in Chicago

Our society is obsessed with taking photos of everything and anything as long as we can level up our 'gram. For this reason, restaurants have also been upping their game when it comes to how they present many of their food and drink items. Think about it -- there's probably been a handful of times...
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8 Bloomin' Things to Do in Chicago Now That It's Spring

Spring is officially here. While it may seem like far of because of the current cold weather, it's comforting to know warmer day are ahead. As the city (and surrounding suburbs) unthaw from an especially brutal winter, Chicagoans are excited to finally exit hibernation and get out into the real...
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It's Paczki Time! Where to Get the Best Paczki in Chicago & Suburbs

It's the most wonderful time of the year. No, it isn't Christmas... it's Fat Tuesday (March 5, 2019) and Fat Thursday (February 28, 2019), better known as Tłusty Czwartek in Polish. Every year before Mardi Gras -- also known as Fat Tuesday -- people, particularly in the Midwest (and many European...
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15 Picture-Perfect Places to Propose in Chicago

Valentine's Day is the most romantic day of the year. In fact, according to a new survey , the romance is so powerful that approximately 43 percent of Millennials get engaged on V-Day. In Chicago, we're all about engagement locations that show off the best part of our city: the impressive skyline...
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2019 Valentine's Day Specials: Wine & Dine in Chicago

Valentine's Day is just around the corner. These restaurants have carefully crafted menus and specials for lovebirds to indulge in. Make reservations and impress your bae this Valentine's Day! Click here for more offers and a full look at the menu! Aba Thursday, February 14 – Sunday, February 17...
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LIST: Best Sledding Hills In Chicago & Suburbs

SNOWDAY in Chicago means SNOWFUN in Chicago! Snowmen, snow forts and sledding ! You got to get it in today though because the temps will be fah-freeeezing rest of week with low of -14! Here is a good list of sledding hills in and around Chicago: In the city: Palmisano Park ( this is where I go) at...
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21 Most Romantic Things to Do in Chicago For Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is all about romance. When else are you going to swoop your significant other off their feet? Thankfully, we live in one of the most romantic cities in the world -- #8 according to Instacart Romance Index . It's impossible not to fall in love while strolling by the lake with the...
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Where to See Santa in Chicago

No kid’s Christmas season would be complete without a stop to see Santa Claus and give him their list. Fortunately, he’s making appearances all over Chicago and here’s where you can find him. Macy’s If you’re looking for the classic “pictures with Santa” experience, Macy’s State Street location...
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It's DIBS Season In Chicago & Here Are The Rules!

The first storm of the season brings us enough snow to call DIBS! It's a little trashy looking when you have lawn furniture and other random personal items lined up on the street all winter but it is a necessity in Chicago! Keep in mind, there are rules when it comes to parking spot DIBS. Here they...
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