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Your “Rad” Summer

Branch Out this Summer with an Amstel Radler!

July 17, 2014

Summer. If you live in Chicago, you know summer is that magical time when people come out in droves to soak up the sun, fun and endless possibilities our city has in store. From festivals to lounging on the beach, we’ve got our new fave summer accessory: the Amstel Radler. The Amstel Radler is a mix of beer, lemon juice and natural ingredients. Think delicious beer meets sparkling lemon water. In a word? Refreshing. If your summers consist of going to farmers’ markets or hitting the same five restaurants for cocktails, shake off the ordinary and try out our three fun, new picks instead. Your Rad Summer Itinerary 1. Road trip to Michigan  Michigan is just …  Read more

Sidetour: The New Way to Experience Chicago

See, Do and Taste Your City in a New Light

June 13, 2013
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cheeky speaks

You know those times you call your friends and ask them what your group should do that weekend and the only answer anyone has is…”Let’s go out.” Doh. These moments happen more often than we’d like, so to solve this little issue of ours, we introduce you to…Sidetour. With Sidetour, you can learn your city better than ever (and have more fun than “let’s go out”). Sidetour allows you to interact with others in small, intimate gatherings while getting to know your city. It’s the perfect place to find fun, new experiences and one-of-a-kind activities (i.e. making pasta with a renowned Italian chef or racing down the U.S. luge track with a …  Read more

Hungry for Love? Coffee. Meet Bagel.

Love So Easy to Find, You Might as Well Look in Your Own Kitchen

May 16, 2013
Jess Piet

Tick. Tick. Tick. Bam. It’s that mini-magical moment in your busy Chicago workday. The noon hour has struck and it’s time for a pick-me-up. What kind of bagel might you get today? There is a place that begs this question in a whole new way, minus the calories and the carbs. Now that you’re paying attention, may we introduce:! Coffee Meets Bagel was founded by three New York-gone-San-Fran sisters: Arum, Dawoon and Soo Kang who too often wondered, “Where are all the good ones?” After baking a fresh batch of matchmaking answers with gobs of girl power and brains to boot, Coffee Meets Bagel was born. This free service, naturally built from a woman’s …  Read more