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Ask A Chicago Expert: How To Start Your Dream Garden

Where should you go for gardening advice in the Chicago area? A gardening expert gives the scoop on how to set up your Chicago garden this spring.

04/18/2014

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Best Easter Egg Hunts In Chicago

Celebrate Easter with the kiddos at one of these Easter egg events throughout Chicagoland. Here’s a round up of a few egg hunts and happenings this weekend.

04/17/2014

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Best Bars For Hipsters In Chicago

Head out for a night of fun with your friends by visiting these hipster bars in Chicago.

04/17/2014

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Best Restaurants For Cinco De Mayo In Chicago

Celebrate Mexico on Cinco De Mayo, the fifth of May, at these local Chicago restaurants.

04/16/2014

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Best Bike Shops In Chicago

Glide down to one of these excellent bike shops for your two-wheeled needs and dreams.

04/15/2014

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Best Tax Day Specials In Chicago

Tax Day (April 15th) can be known to many as the best of times or the worst of times. Whether you’re celebrating a big refund or crying about the money you just mailed away – the Chicago establishments below are giving you some much needed tax day relief.

04/14/2014

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Best Visual Artists To See In Chicago

Explore local artists’ works by checking out the following Chicago-area visual artists.

04/14/2014

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Best Bike Rentals In Chicago

Renting a bike in Chicago is a great way to explore the city and an economical way to travel while enjoying the sites and sounds of Chicago.

04/12/2014

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Best Easter Events For Kids In Chicago

While Easter may not get all of the glory in children’s eyes like Christmas and Halloween, it can definitely become one of your child’s favorite holidays. Take the kids out to some themed events and Easter will quickly rank high on the favorite holidays list.

04/11/2014

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8 Hotels Where You’re The Only Guest

Because the easiest way to score VIP treatment at a hotel is to either be rich or the ONLY guest, here are eight exclusive accommodations around the world that boast one single room — and your host’s undivided attention.

04/10/2014

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Best Boozy Brunches In Chicago

Brunch may not always be the meal that gets the most attention, but some Chicago restaurants definitely think that should change. Check out some brunch hotspots to get your eat and drink on without breaking the bank.

04/10/2014

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Best French Restaurants In Chicago

Exceptional food, gracious service, the scent of romance, wisp of warm camaraderie and deep wine lists await at these Chicago French dining experiences.

04/09/2014

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Eula’s Chess Pie Recipe From “Whistling Past The Graveyard”

Author Susan Crandal shares a chess pie recipe included in her new novel, “Walking Past The Graveyard.” The Southern dessert is a classic, and an easy recipe.

04/09/2014

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Ask A Chicago Expert: How To Distress Your Jeans

Distressed denim is back in a big way and certified denim specialist Valerie Simpson helps us save a few bucks by beating up our own so we can rock this trendy look.

04/08/2014

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Best Date Ideas For Art Lovers In Chicago

Art plus food, cocktails, chocolates or music equals a fun or romantic date when couples look beyond the obvious.

04/07/2014

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Best Pet-Friendly Hotels In Chicago

Traveling with your pet can be fun. Finding pet-friendly hotels is possibly the biggest challenge, so we’ve put together a few of them that you can check out here in Chicago.

04/05/2014

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Guide To Chicago’s Kohl Children’s Museum

Head to the Chicago suburb of Glenview with your family for a fun-filled afternoon at the Kohl Children’s Museum.

04/04/2014

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Best Trivia Nights In Chicago

Shake up your evening routine and challenge your friends to a trivia night at these five bars in the Chicago area.

04/03/2014

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Best Breakfast Sandwiches In Chicago

Try these five breakfast sandwiches in the Windy City and you won’t be disappointed.

04/02/2014

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Read An Excerpt From “Whistling Past The Graveyard”

In the bestselling tradition of To Kill a Mockingbird and The Secret Life of Bees, Whistling Past the Graveyard is an unforgettable story of friendship’s healing powers set against the backdrop of 1960s Mississippi.

04/02/2014

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