day trips from atlanta

Atlanta was founded as a hub of transportation. Railroads linked Atlanta to the port city of Savannah, and helped distribute goods to Chattanooga and points west. Today, Atlanta’s relatively central location within the state provides easy access for travelers or…

When it comes to living in Atlanta, boredom should be the last thing filling your calendar. With so many things to see and do year-round in the city, it’s easy to get out, explore, meet new people, and discover what…

A San Francisco move has its ups and downs – on Lombard Street, literally! Making a move to the City by the Bay? Moving in San Francisco offers its own unique challenges. This 49-square-mile metropolis boasts more than 50 hills…

help the homeless

On any given night in America, more than 600,000 people experience homelessness, according to USA Today. A recent 5-part New York Times feature places a face on the horrors of homelessness. With the holidays approaching, you may feel moved to…

best vegetarian restaurants in chicago

 

best vegetarian restaurants in chicago
The Chicago Diner, a vegetarian restaurant, is an institution in the Windy City.
Perfectly situated on Lake Michigan, Chicago is the largest city in the state of Illinois. Nicknamed “The Windy City,” Chicago offers visitors and residents a unique mix of Midwestern charm with the sleek amenities of a larger city. With so many restaurants to choose from, spanning every cuisine imaginable, you'll have a lot on your plate when you visit or live here -- literally. The city’s central location and mix of modern and traditional make Chicago one of the best cities for vegetarians. There’s no shortage of things to do here, and whether you’re hitting up some of the famed exhibits at the Museum of Contemporary Art or the Museum of Science and Industry, taking in a Chicago Cubs game or simply strolling through downtown, chances are you’re never too far from a great Chicago vegetarian restaurant.

Commemorate Canned Food Month by participating in these food drives in Chicago. February is Canned Food Month, which means that food banks around the globe will be gearing up for canned food drives in an effort to combat the widespread…

Chicago is chock full of unique restaurants and dishes. Welcome to Chicago, a bustling and vibrant Midwestern city located on the Chicago River. As the largest city in the state of Illinois, Chicago undoubtedly has a lot to offer visitors…

best pies in chicago

In the mood for apple pie? You're in luck -- some of the best pie places in the country are in Chicago. You already know what goes on in February -- Valentine's Day, cold weather, maybe Leap Day -- but…

christmas-leftover-top-10

You've opened all the presents and you've done the first round on your big Christmas dinner. Now what do you do with all those Christmas leftovers? Some people think leftovers are actually the best part of the Christmas meal. Leftovers…

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