I work hard, play hard and sleep soundly in the Goldcoast. All of my hard work, play dates and slumber constantly drives me into the best of my neighborhood establishments for libations and refueling…not to mention just a good old fashioned time in general. I have a passion for good food and drink but along with that comes my insatiable craving for aesthetically pleasing environments. I can safely say when it comes to establishments in the Goldcoast, I am an expert. I have tried it all. If you are available tonight, I will personally show you to my favorites, or if you have four minutes now, I will run down my … Read more
It’s not a “bar” in the sense that they don’t serve booze or fried finger food and they don’t stay open until the wee a.m. hours. And it’s definitely not a “scene” in that high-heeled, lines around the block, big ole’ bouncers and thumping Beyonce kind of way. What it does do is serve some of the best coffee in the city, fresh pastries, even better pies, and opens in the wee a.m. hours. What makes it a scene is the hip, young neighborhood crowd that flocks here in droves, the super cool staff (who all look like they just strolled off the pages of an Urban Outfitter catalogue), the … Read more
So, football season is over (boo!), but baseball season is right around the corner (yay!). If you are like most baseball-loving chicks in this town, you probably call Wrigley your home and the Cubbies your men. And if you’re like many Wrigley dwellers, Casey Moran’s, Harry Carey’s and Yakzies are your typical haunts. But a beer guzzling, chicken wing munching, frat boy scene isn’t all that cheeky, which is why we are oh-so grateful for the very hip, very chill, very classy Uncommon Ground, located right at the corner of Clark and Grace. Yes, we know the food here is amazing (think local, organic, American-inspired upscale cuisine.) But … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!