Illustration: Grégoire Gicquel I’ve always loved winter in Chicago. My birthday is a few days before Christmas, and the twists and turns in the story of the frigid day I was born are well rehearsed and well performed in my house. My favorite seasonal beers are porters. I look phenomenal in turtlenecks. And I grew … Read more
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Bears defensive end Akiem Hicks and ABC-7 meteorologist Cheryl Scott showcase some winter-beating looks — and offer tips to conquer the frigid temps.
Photo: Martha Williams Turkey Tetrazzini From Tim Graham, chef at Twain in Logan Square Serves:6 to 8 Active time:1 hour Total time:1 hour 45 minutes Olive oil 1 Medium yellow onion, thinly sliced 4 Cloves garlic, thinly sliced Salt and pepper 1 lb. Cremini mushrooms, sliced 2 Tbsp. Chopped parsley 1 Tbsp. Chopped … Read more
There’s a winter adventure for every desire, from a Southern getaway on the cheap to total isolation on a Panamanian island.
A devoted bicyclist reveals how he adapts for his chilly commute.
No need to go all polar plunge. These five indoor pools will satisfy any aquatic need.
The top five sledding spots. Plus, Fear Factor!
Learn how to ski, skate, and spin in the same spots as local medal contenders.
It’s 5 o’clock, and the city’s robust subterranean bar scene beckons.