Pierogi Heaven

Pierogi Heaven is a small Polish restaurant located at 169 North Wells Street. A friend and I met up there for a quick small lunch. Pierogi's are Polish dumplings stuffed with meat, cheese, potatoes, sauerkraut, or fruit and topped with fried onions or butter. Pierogi heaven sells inexpensive specials in sets of three, so I [...]


Flo is a New Mexican restaurant located at 1434 West Chicago Avenue. I went with a friend for brunch. I always forget how nightmarish brunch can be in Chicago. Probably because I love brunch. With Flo you can put your name on a list but you should have your full party nearby, or else when they [...]


Timbuk2 is located at 1623 North Damen Avenue. There are a few stores in other places (such as Singapore, Seattle, and San Franscisco) The shop was started in San Fanscisco by a bike messenger and has grown since. They mostly make bags. I had heard about them because they hosted what sounded like a fun shop opening, [...]


BeeZzee is located at 424 S Wabash Avenue taking the place of the L Cafe. This is the second BeeZzee in Chicago, the other located on Sheffield. I ordered one of their smoothies, a choco-nana peanut butter fruit smoothie. It was thick, but good. I also ordered their nutella banana walnut crepe. Their crepes are thin, a [...]