Chic Recipes

Celebrating 4th of July: Cocktail Recipes


I’m a big fan of summery cocktails, especially ones that have a lot of fruit, flavor and character. Tequila is a popular cocktail choice but hasn’t been my favorite in general due to its strength. I searched for the purest, …

Banana Olive Oil Cake


If you know me- I am no great chef. But my love for baking cakes has never been a secret. I either wake up earlier or stay in later to create a cake that I’ve been thinking about for days. …

Spring Hosting: Sweet & Spicy Chicken Kebabs


The weather in Chicago is definitely on the moody front but it doesn’t stop us from entertaining and filling our social calendars from now throughout September.

Indoor entertainment and hosting: One of the trickiest things with indoor hosting and entertaining …

Puff Pastry Almond Croissants


At the Chicago Chic, we’re obsessed with a few things- one of which is Almond croissants with our morning coffee. We’ve found the perfect recipe for you by Jessica Merchant and tried it…. we give it a 5 star rating …