Nothing Bundt Cakes

701 North Milwaukee Avenue, Suite 312, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 Nothing Bundt _______________. (a) Sacrifices (b) Singles (c) Cakes (d) Tchotchke (e) In case of emergency, break glass Let’s get educated. A bundt cake is a ringed piece of flavorful goodness. It is the bright, warm sunshine on the 13th consecutive day of road salt, … Continue reading Nothing Bundt Cakes

Milkcow Cafe

240 Hawthorn Village Commons, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 The summer’s getting hotter. And the treats are getting larger! You could fly on an Airplane! to South Korea, home of Milkcow Cafe, to experience the new Premium Milk Soft Serve sensation. Or you could go to Vernon Hills or a few other select locations in North … Continue reading Milkcow Cafe

Lilac Time

Lilacia Park, 150 South Park Avenue, Lombard, IL 60148 My friend Sue mentioned a park where people could visit for free every day from dawn to dusk. I thought, “Oh, really?” And then she said there would be lilacs. Lots of lilacs. There is nothing so sweet and gentle as fresh lilacs in spring. I … Continue reading Lilac Time

Gabutto Burger

1410 Golf Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 Let me begin by talking about McDonald’s in Japan. Yes, you clicked on the post to Gabutto Burger. First, let me tell you how I got here, and then you will know how you got here. Way back in the early 2000s, on a hot summer afternoon, my … Continue reading Gabutto Burger