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In a relationship...with Trader Joe's

In a relationship…with Trader Joe’s

I have a bizarre tendency to fall in love with corporate behemoths. When Borders shut down in Lakeview and then for good, I mourned. I’ve now transferred my affections to Trader Joe’s. And like all relationships, ours is a complicated one. My previous apartment was nowhere near a grocery store and while I understood it…

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Belmont Army > Urban Outfitters

Belmont Army > Urban Outfitters

Sometimes my entire life’s goal can be boiled down to avoiding downtown at all costs, especially for shopping. Therefore, I am on a critically important journey to replace my favorite downtown stores with Lakeview substitutes. This may seem like an easy feat for some, but I spent my first year in Chicago at the University…

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Trader Joe's: A Love Story

Trader Joe’s: A Love Story

As a rule, I’m an aficionado of anywhere that sells food so I don’t like to be biased. That being said, Trader Joe’s is the happiest, friendliest place on earth where all your hopes and dreams come true and troubles melt like lemon drops. When I’m there it’s as though, I don’t know, maybe everything’s…

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Make Wrigleyville Mother's Day headquarters

Make Wrigleyville Mother’s Day headquarters

Thinking about bringing Mom to Wrigleyville for Mother’s Day? We can’t guarantee the weather but the Cubs are hosting the Cincinnati Reds at 1:20 p.m., and tickets may well be available at the last minute. There are many brunch places to begin your day with Mom, and if you want an afternoon cocktail or dinner,…

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