Entries Tagged as 'dallas'

Cozy Corner

October 4th, 2014 · No Comments


Cozy Corner opened back up in early September. We finally got over there this morning. Makai loved it and ate tons of stuff off of our plates: Eggs, potatoes, pancakes, beans.. even a taste of corned beef hash. We mostly only saw the back of his head at breakfast, though. The CTA construction involved a red and white cement truck mixer RIGHT outside the window and he could not look away.

I still miss the Mexican produce stand, but the Cozy Corner build out is pretty well done. And good for them. It more than doubled their seating space and there was STILL a wait!

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Rosemary Browned Butter Scallops

October 1st, 2014 · 1 Comment


Lucky girl!

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Matt’s First Visit to Chicago

September 29th, 2014 · No Comments


Our friend Matt came to Chicago for a visit over the weekend. It was so great to see him, since it had been over a year since I’d last. Dallas saw many of our Mass. friends at Ross and Chelsea’s wedding last September, but I couldn’t attend because I was too pregnant!

Mostly Dallas and Matt went out a lot, but we also barbecued with friends at Jen and Chad’s house. Makai and Ellyza drove their cars around the yard. Actually, they mostly just sat on their cars and didn’t move! Matt has three kids who are older than Makai so he was really great. Makai wasn’t too sure about this unfamiliar Uncle barreling in at dinnertime on Thursday night, but he quickly warmed up, as you can see!

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