Chicago: The City of Big Shoulders probably has some pretty big armpits right? That’s where local, Logan Square startup, North Coast Organics comes in. They make handmade, organic, vegan deodorant for stinky people in Chicago. Below is a rant and a rave on “all natural deodorants” and North Coast Organics. My review is of the […]
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Other than the weather, the only other thing Chicago has in common with Canada, is a good taste in music. It seems like Said the Whale is like a Canadian version of Mumford & Sons: they’re a relatively new band that came out of nowhere, won a bunch of awards, and are playing soon in a town […]
Snow covered pictures from the Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago These photos are from a few weekends ago as I count down the days until beach weather. And I have to admit, I tried walking on the ice by the lighthouse. My shoes almost got soaked.
The first of several blog posts about haunted bars in Chicago, the ghosts, the story, and the rant. The bar: Bucktown Pub at 1658 W Cortland St. Chicago The hauntings: Candles flying off shelves, beer bottles spinning in place, paper towel machine mysteriously spinning, and just an overall feeling of someone watching you. “A lot of […]
Incorporating sustainability in architecture and landscape in Chicago Rahm Emanuel wants Chicago to be the greenest and most sustainable city in the world,”I am committed to fostering opportunities for Chicagoans to make sustainability a part of their lives and their experience in the city.” WRD Environmental is making the most of these opportunities. WRD Environmental is […]