Category: Mary

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Magnolia Bakery + Harold’s Chicken in Chicago

In the earlier part of our trip to Chicago, we took an architectural walking tour of the city. Our informative guide showed up some sights and gave us some good bits of history about Chicago which we quite enjoyed. Here...

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Tasty Noodle House

Taking a break from my long Chicago posts to review a place Jake and I went to last weekend called Tasty Noodle House. My co-worker, Emily, has brought the pork buns from Tasty Noodle House back to work for sampling...

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Graduation Day + Graduation Cake!

I knew this day was coming but man… it feels like time has flown by and the day has finally come. T graduated from high school! Jake and I are so proud of him! He finally made it through and...

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Chicago Baseball, Food, and Me

One of the goals for our trip to Chicago was, of course, to try a bunch of Chicago food. The other goal was to visit baseball stadiums. Jake’s goal is to visit all of the major league stadiums and Chicago...

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Brunch at Dusek’s in Chicago, IL

We chatted with a lot of people when we were in Chicago and when they found out we were from out of town, 99% of the time they said, “You picked the perfect weekend to come!” The first part of...

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First taste of Deep Dish Pizza in Chicago

We went to Chicago recently! Our inspiration for going to Chicago was to eat delicious food and to visit baseball stadiums. I think we did both in abundance! One of the things Jake, T, and I were all excited to...

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85c Bakery Giveaway

Did you think my giveaways were done since I didn’t post Friday?? Guess what – we’re not done YET! I’ve got a few giveaways left for my blogiversary this year – hooray! Today’s giveaway involves a dangerous place for me…...

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The Habit Giveaway

Hello! Time for another giveaway! Woot, woot! The Habit opened a new location in Mira Mesa not too long ago. I wasn’t really excited about this because I figured, eh, it’s just another chain. When I initially went to The...

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I Love Frozen Yogurt + giveaway!

I think the thing I love most about frozen yogurt is the ability to control exactly how much you want, plus the toppings! Over at Yogurtland they’ve got some new flavors for the summer and I went to go check...

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Happy 11th Blogiversary to This Tasty Life!

This Tasty Life turns 11 years old today! Happy birthday-blogiversary to my little blog! I’ll celebrate by eating this Birthday Cake bar from Trader Joe’s! I’ve been away for a week in Chicago so this will be a short post...