One Girl, Two Cities

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On being vegan: Chicago VeganMania

On being vegan: Chicago VeganMania

This was the 7th Chicago VeganMania but my first time attending. It started at 10am but people start lining up as early as 9am in the hope of getting the highly coveted swag bag. We were not those people. They…

Chicago: The Dragon Lady Lounge

Chicago: The Dragon Lady Lounge

Who doesn’t love a good after party? Once Chicago VeganMania wrapped up, we headed to The Dragon Lady Lounge which offers Korean and Korean-fusion cuisine – right up my alley! The place is long and narrow, but they had lots…

Brunch at Chicago Diner

Brunch at Chicago Diner

The tagline for Chicago Diner is “Meat Free Since ’83” and I love it! Everything on the menu is vegan or hasĀ a vegan option, and Sunday before we hit the road to come home, we stopped at the newer location…

Michigan Road Trip – Day 2/2

Michigan Road Trip – Day 2/2

After a tolerable night’s sleep at the hotel (hurray for cheap, old hotel beds, right?), Chris and I headed north on Black River Road to find the waterfalls! The morning was beautiful and only around 60 degrees which was perfect…

Michigan Road Trip – Day 1/2

Michigan Road Trip – Day 1/2

Labor Day weekend snuck up on us, but Chris and I decided to make the most of it by hopping on his SV650 and riding to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, via Duluth, over Sunday night. The timing worked out…