Yeah we really need to invest in some soup crocks..

I know everyone, it’s been awhile. I’ve been working a lot, and then there’s school of course. It’s been one of the first times in my life I haven’t been able to eat regular meals and it’s been tough trying to work out a schedule.

I had some time this afternoon, and a Friday night off of work for once, so I decided to cook tonight. The past few days have finally felt like fall, so I really wanted to make soup. In the two years I’ve known Dani I still haven’t made french onion soup for her, so tonight’s the night.  (more…)

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Chicago Restaurant Week 2010 ended yesterday. For 10 days over 170 restaurants in the Chicagoland area had prix fixe lunches for $22 and dinners for only $33! So of course my friends and I had to try a few.

Two weekends ago we had lunch at The Melting Pot (real original I know, but Kim and I had never been!), which was good but not post worthy. This weekend we had lunch at the River North location of Rockit Bar & Grill, which was, to say the least, amazing.

French Onion Soup from Rockit


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