Ramen roundup – restaurant week – Chicago, Illinois.

Our time in Chicago has almost come to an end, and with 4 ramen shops under our belt we feel as though we made a good dent on the scene as a whole. Through the week we found ourselves in a record breaking polar vortex that was truly the coldest I’ve ever been in my…

High Five Ramen – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

Our last ramen stop of the week was definitely a unique one, and that’s where High Five Ramen entered our lives. After trying the previous night to get a table we where told there would be a 3 hour wait, which we couldn’t do on that particular evening. We had one more chance before work…

Ramen Takeya – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

Another day in the Windy City was proving to live up to its name as my scarf began to frost from my warm breath whilst waiting for our Uber. Today we where on our way to Ramen Takeya on W Fulton Market street, and after the Uber driver pulled out the wrong way on a…

Ramen San – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

For our second ramen adventure of the week we found ourselves on our way to Ramen San. I would like to point out that when I first arrived in Chicago on the Sunday evening I had ordered delivery from Ramen San. I would recommend to not get ramen delivery but to instead head to the…

MORE brewing leaves us wanting more in Villa park, Illinois.

This week my husband and I took quite a pricey Uber from Rosemont Illinois to Villa Park, a hefty 16 mile trip, and I have to say that we where not disappointed in the slightest. After researching nearby breweries online there was just something about MORE that really ticked all of the boxes for us….

Pho Street – Philadelphia PA – right up my alley.

Have you ever been so rough, and in desperate need of food, that when you find the perfect cure it feels as though you’ve been sent a gift from the heavens? Well, I have, and I’m going to tell you all about it. Welcome to Pho Street; you’ll find this great establishment right on Market…

The Tattooed Mom – Philadelphia, PA.

Without any planning, or prior knowledge, we found ourselves outside of the Tattooed Mom in Philadelphia, PA. Instantly my eyes where drawn to the illustrations on the front of the building, but little did I know what I would find inside. As I held my passport in my hand ready for an ID check, the…