Public Lives: Jon Cotay | Secret Recipes: Filipino BBQ Chicken

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Nearly 14 years ago Jon Cotay & two close friends from college opened the doors to Akira Boutique in Chicago. Flash forward to present day & Akira operates over 20 stores & an online boutique. While the store has been wildly successful, retail wasn't always the path … [Read more...]

5 Cheese White Pizza Recipe

Five Cheese Pizza Recipe

Finding the right cheese combination for a white pizza can be a tricky task. So we took it upon ourselves to taste cheese after cheese (oh the struggle!) in order to find the 5 that taste best together. After some extensive & delicious research we came up with what we & … [Read more...]

Lavender Lemonade Recipe

Lavender Lemonade Recipe

Thank you Born Sweet Zing™ Stevia Sweetener and Collective Bias, Inc. for sponsoring this post. Try Zing™ Zero Calorie Stevia Sweetener for a taste of sweet excitement! All opinions are my own. #SweetExcitement #CollectiveBias Lemonade is our go-to summer drink of choice but … [Read more...]