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Rockin' Recipes: Korean Beef Lettuce Wraps

Today we’re sharing this yummy recipe as an ode to our dear friend Rachel in South Korea! While it may not be totally authentic, this is a lean method of making delicious Korean Beef Lettuce Wraps. Mmmm! You can also try experimenting with ingredients like veggies, seeds, and sauces for new flavors and textures! Ingredients:… ...

Music Monday: Red Hot Chili Peppers

Peggy’s pick has us rockin’ out to Red Hot Chili Peppers for Music Monday! This video features the Peppers playing a cover of Stevie Wonder’s Higher Ground from a 1990 David Letterman Show. Want to know what the band’s been up to lately? Well, on July 23rd they’re releasing three final sets of I’m With… ...

Music Monday: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

No we’re not talking about the Russian president. The band, who named themselves Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin to get a few laughs out of their friends, is originally from Springfield Missouri. Thanks to their name, they were recently invited to play at the Old New Rock Festival in Yekaterinburg, Russia, near the hometown… ...

Vendor Spotlight: Chicago Botanic Garden

The Chicagoland area is perhaps one of the country’s most versatile locations for a wedding. There are all kinds of hotels, lofts, restaurants, museums, and parks that host beautiful weddings. A short drive north of the city is the Chicago Botanic Garden, home to a whopping 385 acres of land and 81 acres of water,… ...

Music Monday: Starry Eyed for Ellie

Female pop-rocker Ellie Goulding has a softer side, and we like it! This British artist recently released her second full album Halcyon, after her first single “Lights” spent over a year on the Billboard Hot 100 list. You can find acoustic performances for many of her songs through a quick Youtube search, including the video… ...

Music Monday: Shuck Shuck Kick-a-boom Kick-a-boom!

If you haven’t already guessed it from the title, our in-house drumming guru Jeff chose our Music Monday video. A big fan of Bill Cosby’s story-telling, Jeff’s choice today is a musical story rather than a song. Listen to this great story about a musical experience Bill Cosby had with Sonny Stitt. Enjoy! ...