117. Sally’s Spring Brunch for Heinen’s Sunday Supper

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 When it comes to Sunday Suppers with family and friends, sometimes special weekly meals are best served early! There are Sundays when food stylist and photographer, Sally Roeckell loves to plan a special brunch for her family.  The kids enjoy an early feast and can fill up on leftovers throughout the day. With Mother’s Day … Read more…

95. Make it a Night at Mandile’s Restaurant & Banquets

Mandile's Italian Restaurant & Banquets - Photo by Sally Roeckell

 When was the last time you enjoyed a dinner date with delicious food and dancing after dessert? At Mandile’s Restaurant & Banquets, the dining experience satisfies more than your palate. On weekends the restaurant appeals to the active, social side of diners who appreciate dancing to live music. With an impressive wine collection and crafted … Read more…

93. Heinen’s Sunday Supper: Guerriere Family Pear Salad, Sea Scallops & Sunday Gravy

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 It’s Heinen’s Sunday Supper time and the Guerriere family is inviting us to their dinner table tonight by sharing photos of some of their favorite Sunday dishes. Hyla, an interior designer and Nick, a financial trader, say they always enjoy sharing Sunday meals at home with their three children. Heinen’s Grocery gave the Guerrieres a … Read more…

75. Easter Egg Hunt & Brunch with the Bunny at Pinstripes

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 All are welcome to join Pinstripes’ annual kids’ Easter egg hunt and brunch with the bunny this Sunday, April 5th.  The fun starts with the egg hunt at 9 a.m. sharp, followed by Easter bunny visits and brunch at 10 a.m. Be sure to bring your appetites because here’s what’s on the menu: Made-to-order Omlettes … Read more…

74. Mandile’s Easter Brunch Menu Features Over 50 Items!

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 Feeling hungry? If you’re not, you will be after reading the Easter Brunch menu they’re planning at Mandile’s Restaurant and Banquets! Mandlie’s is hosting Easter Brunch from 10:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. this Sunday, April 5th. They will be featuring a more than FIFTY breakfast, lunch and dinner items to choose from plus dessert! The … Read more…

66. Heinen’s Sunday Supper: Corned Beef, Cabbage & Saint Patrick’s Day Blessings

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 With St. Patrick’s Day coming up this week, we’ve been fielding a lot of questions from our three young kids about leprechauns, rainbows and pots of gold. Though I wanted to put on my favorite green shirt and head to Chicago’s St. Pat’s Day Parade this weekend, the days of our celebrating with adults over … Read more…

58. Menu Monday: St. Patrick’s Day Treats at Anna Shea Chocolates

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 We’re getting lucky for this week’s Menu Monday feature by taking a trip to Anna Shea Chocolates at the Arboretum of South Barrington.  At Anna Shea’s, you can always find the most beautifully decorated fine chocolates inspired by all holidays and seasons and St. Patrick’s Day is no exception!  Their annual St. Pat’s Collection of … Read more…

51. Menu Monday: Egg Harbor Cafe Celebrates Dr. Seuss’ Birthday with Green Eggs & Ham

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 For this week’s Menu Monday feature, we’re joining Egg Harbor Cafe in celebrating Dr. Seuss’ 111th birthday. One hundred and eleven years ago today, beloved children’s author and illustrator Theodor Seuss Geisel (a.k.a. “Dr. Seuss”) was born.  Did you know that you can order a dish in honor of Dr. Seuss any day in Barrington?  That’s … Read more…

44. Menu Monday: Mandile’s Gourmet Burger Thursdays

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 Happy Monday, Barrington! It’s the first day of the workweek and it’s time to get cooking with this week’s Menu Monday feature. Today we’re dreaming of the $7 gourmet burger and hand-cut fries special served up on Thursdays only at Mandile’s Italian Resaurant & Banquets. This burger is so juicy, I might not be able … Read more…

42. Heinen’s Sunday Supper: Mia Sorella Sisters’ Family Fiesta

Mia Sorella Sisters, Mary Sirois and Molly Kiefer

 It’s Sunday and that means families are hard at work preparing hearty homemade meals at homes in Barrington area kitchens. Mary Sirois and Molly Kiefer, the twin sisters who owned Barrington’s Mia Sorella Salon, say they’ve been enjoying more time spent with their families since they made the decision to merge with Barrington Day Spa … Read more…