Category Archives: Chicago Food

#Free Sprinkles Black Velvet Cupcake

Sprinkles is celebrating #13 and as such, are feeling mighty generous. They’re giving away to the first 50 a #freebie Black Velvet cupcake. Yummo!

Today only. Friday. April 13.

Free sprinkles black velvet cupcake

#MondayMotivation Mug [Just One Cup a Day]

Gigantic Coffee Mug

We have an awesome Monday Motivation Mug for you today.

Just One Cup A Day Coffee Mug

Since we all need a little (or alot) of inspiration on Monday, thats why the Monday Motivation movement is so popular – especially on social media. Facebook and Twitter both use the #mondaymotivation hashtag every week and lots of peeps chime in with their own #mm version. So every week, we will feature a creative, witty, funny or just plain fab Monday Motivation Mug. 🙂

The mug above was found on (Vat19) and we thought it was perfect for our first MMM post. Do you like?

What do you think of our first pick? Yay or Nay (speaketh your truth below) 📢⬇⬇⬇⬇💯

You can view and grab the (Gigantic Coffee Mug) here at Vat19.

Happy #OatmealMuffinDay (Plus Recipe)

Image via (Food Network)

Did you know today is Oatmeal Muffin Day. Well, yes it is.

According to the (Holiday Insights) calendar website, today is the day.
HolidayInsights.com

Oatmeal is known for its cholesterol lowering propertiies along with its many flavored variations. Do you like blueberries? How about honey?

You can add either or both to your breakfast oatmeal or include in your oatmeal muffin recipe. Speaking of recipes? Below is one we found on our fave food and recipe site – Food Network. Check it out.

Oatmeal Muffin Recipe.
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/oatmeal-muffins.html

What Do You Want To Learn? #Dabble May Help

diy furniture painting chicago dabble class

diy furniture painting chicago dabble class

DIY Furniture Painting by Dabble Teacher Bernadette Kemper

Have you heard of Dabble? It’s an online marketplace for classes and workshops.

Everything from how to make your own wine to DIY furniture and how to sew to learning how to make awesome specialty drinks and all sorts of food items.

Dabble has a class offering in almost anything you can think of. And it’s all offered up by regular folks like you and me – who just happen to have the talent, skills or experience with the subject matter. The classes vary from 3 hours to a few days and costs as little as $25 to a few more dollars.

Classes and workshops are offered here locally throughout Chicago, you can search by name, category, day or simply browse through the many listed grid style on the homepage of site.

I would love to learn:

  • sewing
  • painting
  • how to Waltz dance class
  • jewelry making 101
  • stained glass workshop
  • calligraphy
  • and a host of other things

What do you want to learn? Tell me on Facebook.

Have you already tried something on Chicago Dabble? If so, tell us what and how did it go.