Cappuccino l Foodie Find

Hi friend, today’s Foodie Friday post features one of my favorite Italian drinks — cappuccino. Did you know you’re not meant to drink cappuccino past 11:00 a.m.? Of course, we broke this rule at least once while in Italy.

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams l Foodie Find

It’s Friday and I’m feeling ice cream today — Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams. The line was out the door last weekend, on one of those warm days that Chicago is being treated to as of late. Read more “Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams l Foodie Find”

Roamscapes l Interview with a Globe Gazer

Welcome to this week’s Traveler Tuesday feature, where we learn more about a fellow Globe Gazer’s travel tastes. If you’re a traveler interested in participating, please email me at This week, we hear from Brooke Thio of Roamscapes.

Brooke is a freelance travel writer and content strategist from Singapore and you can keep up with her on her blog, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

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A Day in New York City [Part 2]

After a day full of seeing some of the main sights in NYC (read part one), on day two we were ready to take a more casual approach to exploring. We meandered through different parks and neighborhoods, stopping to eat along the way (of course) and ended the night at a speakeasy! Read on for the details.

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Tango Sur Steakhouse l Foodie Find

In part due to some of my dad’s health conditions, I spent years avoiding red meat. Not to say I completely cut it out of my diet, but it made rare appearances as eventually I lost the taste for it. Of course, in turn I ended up with an iron deficiency! So, you know, everything in moderation. Anyway, bae loves his steak and I have to say going out for steak has become one of my favorite foodie pastimes since we’ve been together. Read more “Tango Sur Steakhouse l Foodie Find”