Tag Archives: Traveling Murphy

My Christmas List of Experiences

Do you have someone on your Christmas list that seems to have everything or maybe you cannot think of anything you need for Christmas? Well, Traveling Murphy has the answer to your problem, give an experience. Recently I have been receiving a … Continue reading

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Traveling Murphy’s Wine Advent Calendar

For a couple years Mike and I have seen the wine racks filled with wine bottles marked like an Advent Calendar, counting down the days until Christmas. So this year I decided to try it out and add my own … Continue reading

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Recipe: Bacon and Corn Casserole

So this was a dish I tried with a group of friends right before the holidays. I was looking for something different to add to my family Thanksgiving meal that does not involve any kind of vegetable in a can. … Continue reading

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Fall Menu at Sullivan’s Steakhouse

Post from Traveling Murphy When most people think of fall food they picture apple cider donuts and pumpkin spiced – well, pumpkin spiced everything. However they are forgetting that it is also King Crab Season. Sullivan’s Steakhouse in Naperville puts … Continue reading

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The Sweeter Side of Sullivan’s Steakhouse

The food at Sullivan’s Steakhouse is absolutely delectable but I will be honest, the dessert and wine combinations steal the show. So many times when I go to dinner I get a glass of wine that pairs with my entrée and … Continue reading

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Why Travel with High Five Adventure?

My husband and I have made our way through a good portion of the wineries and vineyards located on the Northern Illinois Wine Trail just by taking mini roadtrips. However, I was intrigued when I was approached by the crew … Continue reading

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Best List: Sushi

The month of October is all about my top recommendations for all types of food dishes, drinks and anything else I can think of. It only makes sense to start with the food I request all the time, sushi! Everyone … Continue reading

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Recipe: Cake Batter Puppy Chow

Looking for a special treat to serve at your next Girls’ Night? Check out this Cake Batter Puppy Chow recipe, what makes this different from most of the similar recipes is that this does not include cake batter from a … Continue reading

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Five Reasons to Visit Acquaviva Winery in Maple Park

Most people will see the beautiful pictures from the outside of Acquaviva Winery in Maple Park and want to visit without knowing any details about the building. The building was designed to make you feel like you are about to … Continue reading

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Wine Down Wednesday : Traveling Illinois for the Wine

Earlier this year I picked-up an Illinois Wine map from Prairie State Winery on one of my visits and a new idea started. There are over 100 wineries in Illinois, I decided to make it my personal goal to visit … Continue reading

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