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The Waiting Game | Winter Citrus Tart

It can be hard to avoid thinking of Chicago winters as one big waiting game. The sidewalks have become a network of icy Slip ‘N Slides, but it’s not just the bone-chilling cold that’s incubated my restlessness. Nor is it the slog of commuting through the pre-dawn blackness without the promise of an imminent getaway—although, […]

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Blue Plate Special

Way back in October, I invited a few friends over for dinner. I contributed a pan of lasagna and a green salad, and my friend Emily brought a shiny blue plate piled high with Bailey’s-spiked brownies. We were busy laughing and chatting, and the blue plate never made its way back to Emily’s apartment. Somehow, […]

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