Category Archives: Bongo Room

touch supper club

There is a restaurant in Chicago called The Bongo Room. Probably eight or so years ago my friend took us there for breakfast; I’ve been hooked ever since. Whenever we are in the city, we don’t leave until we’ve stopped in for breakfast or lunch. The atmosphere and delicious/creative menu lure us in each time. […]

q & a with heather haviland

Next to the Bongo Room in Chicago and the Kula Lodge in Maui at the bottom of the Haleakala Mountain (okay, that one tops the list), Lucky’s Cafe in Tremont is my favorite spot for breakfast. Chef Heather Haviland, who also owns Sweet Mosaic, has created more than a great neighborhood coffee shop that happens […]

Chicago eats

Just got back from a girls’ weekend in Chicago. A lot of shopping and eating and quality time with my friends. A great way to spend the weekend. I’m pretty lucky, I travel to Chicago a few times a year (mostly for work). It’s one of my favorite cities. It’s a big Cleveland. Friendly people, […]