July 4th Jungle Juice Recipe!

The sun is beaming, the grill is going and a cool drink is well deserved! This 4th of July, try this refreshing cocktail! 🍹  Jungle Juice: 1 magnum (1.5L) bottle of choice wine (try moscato, Chardonnay for white, or Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon for red jungle juice) 1 bag of frozen mixed fruit or other…

Seafood/Sushi: Blue Fin, NYC Times Square

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Times Square and in the midst of the adventure stumbled upon a somewhat hidden treaure nestled near a crowded downtown corner. (Photo Credit: Google Maps) To my surprise the inside was a beautiful combination of artistic elegance and ship-like sentiment. The accent wall along the oversized staircase yields…

Happy Hour Hideaway – Bernie’s (Chicago)

Tried “Bernie’s Lunch & Supper” today for a quick bite and a cocktail with a friend. I was pleasantly surprised at the amenities I found in this pocketed jewel: 1. Parking and privacy For those who choose to drive, there is easy street parking on two adjacent blocks (N Orlens and Erie) and in the…