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Throwing A Holiday Cooking PartyAm I alone in thinking that cooking can be a really fun thing? I don’t think so. Who can resist gathering with like-minded people, chopping up some veggies, sautéing, plating and then eating a fabulous new recipe?
Best Winter Date IdeasIf you're having trouble coming up with date-night ideas in the bitter cold, have no fear. Even in cold weather, Chicago provides a number of great date-night options. Warm up with your special someone with some of the activities featured here. (You won't even have to give us credit for the ideas.)
Best Cooking Classes In ChicagoCooking classes are a great activity for everyone from chefs-in-training to those of us still mastering the art of boiling water. We've rounded up some of the best cooking classes in Chicago.