Magnolia Bakery

Recipe For Magnolia Bakery Sno-Balls

Magnolia Bakery Sno-Balls Approximately 36 cookies Ingredients: 1 cup pecans pieces 1/4 cup flour 1/4 tsp salt 1 – ½ cups all purpose flour 1 cup un-salted butter, room temperature ¼ cup powdered sugar, sifted. […]


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3 Ways Teachers Can Blow Off Rahm-Induced Stress

A few ways teachers can take that crushing anguish they’ve acquired while fighting for their communities and relieve it just the tiniest bit.



Best Chocolate Spots In Chicago

Are you looking to make your heart just a little more happy? Better blood pressure? How about giving your skin a little more TLC? Fortunately the little thing known as chocolate can do all of that for you. Just make sure that it’s dark.


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New Restaurant Roundup: December

With new restaurants opening seemingly every day, how are you supposed to keep track of them all? We’ve rounded up some of the most notable Chicago openings of the past few months so you can better focus your dining energies.