Lisa Lubin

22 Flips | 4 Magazines | 3 Likes | 3 Followers | @LLworldtour | Travel + food writer and photographer at LLworldtour.com. Video consultant at LLmedia.co. Lover of kittens and chocolate, but not chocolate covered kittens. 

A growing number of young Americans are leaving desk jobs to farm

Liz Whitehurst dabbled in several careers before she ended up here, crating fistfuls of fresh-cut arugula in the early-November chill.<p>The hours were better at her nonprofit jobs. So were the benefits. But two years ago, the 32-year-old Whitehurst — who graduated from a liberal arts college and grew …

27 iconic Chicago buildings that everyone should know - Curbed Chicago

Credited for inventing the skyscraper, Chicago and its lasting mark in the world of architecture is internationally renowned. The city has an abundance of remarkable structures and no shortage of residents and tourists eager to learn their histories.<p>While a list of notable downtown buildings could …

Skyscrapers

How to Caramelize Onions

May 16, 2013<p>Let’s talk about caramelized onions. They’re sweet, salty and mellowed out, but not without a crispy, charred kick. Caramelized onions do …

10 Terrific Chicago Polish Restaurants

Tremendous pierogi, zurek, paczki, and more<p>Chicago’s Polish population is among the largest outside of Poland, so it’s not surprising that the city has some of the best Polish food in the world. From bowls of zurek to latkes and Polish bakery goods — pass the paczki, please — Chicago has plenty of …

Sausages

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Where to Get Royalty Free Video Footage and Stock Footage

As more and more companies and individuals use video in their marketing efforts, they often need to turn to stock footage as a cheaper solution …

Where to Eat in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican food is not normally something I seek out. With a lot of fried food and meat, the staples are just not things I normally crave. But, as …

How to Shoot B-roll when Producing Videos

A good video needs strong, solid shots to tell the story. And each section of shots needs to be cohesive and provide continuity that moves the story …

Video Tips: Simple Webcam Tips - Improve Webcam Videos Now

Today, many of you are using video online even if that means just using your webcam to do interviews, vlogs, or conference calls. Just because it’s …

Where to Eat in New Orleans Now

One of America’s biggest, most infamous parties is about to hit the city of New Orleans. I finally had a chance to visit Nola for my first time a few …

Ethnic Chicago

I love living in a city that can make me feel like I’m traveling. Chicago is a concentrated microcosm of America — that veritable stew of people from …

Where to Eat in Mexico City

Mother and son work a street food stall in the center of the city.I finally made it to Mexico City and all I can say is ‘what took me so long?’ I …

Travel & Food from Around the World

Join Lisa Lubin as she travels to eat and meet locals all over this world. Lots of food, photography, & fun!

Here Are Numbers 51-100 on the World's 50 Best Restaurants List

And the USA leads so far, with nine restaurants on the list.<p>Diners, hold onto your forks.<p>The 2017 list of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants is starting …

The Best Cheap Lunches in Chicago

There's no need to let your wallet stand between you and a truly satisfying meal. Especially at lunch, when restaurants are all too happy to take …

30 Great Chicago Restaurants & Bars To Hear Live Music, Mapped

A variety of musical and culinary genres<p>The street closures began over the weekend, as <b>Lollapolooza</b> arrives on Thursday at Grant Park. As guests descend on Chicago before the 25th installment of the musical festival starts, perhaps they'll need some suggestions where to find restaurants and bars …

Texas

The 20 Essential Brunch Restaurants in Chicago

Get those Bloodies and Benedicts here<p>"What's for brunch?" It's perhaps the most important decision of every weekend and with such pressure, it's imperative that the right choice is made. While the <b>Eater Chicago Brunch Heatmap</b> highlights what's new and hot at the moment, the following is an overall …

Breakfast

Inside Seafood City, Chicago’s Massive New Filipino Food Wonderland, Now Open

Filipino food lovers in Chicago are entering a golden age now that <b>Seafood City</b> is now open on the Northwest Side. The supermarket that comes with a trio of quick-serve Filipino restaurants opened its doors Wednesday morning at 5033 N. Elston Ave., as the West Coast chain expands east, also with …

Hung Up

The 16 Essential Lunch Restaurants in Chicago, Mapped

Put down that sad PB&J and eat at these places instead<p>It's 11 a.m. and the stomach's growling. The only thing racing through your mind is what's for lunch. You could eat last night's leftovers or order takeout from the Chinese place around the corner for the third straight day, but why settle? …

Texas

11 of Our All-Time Favorite Taco Shops in America

It turns out every day can be Taco Tuesday if you know where to go. And here at Tasting Table, we'll gladly chow down on these tasty Mexican staples …

The 3 Gastronomic Inns Every Foodie Should Visit

These intimate American hotels—including California Wine Country’s newest culinary pilgrimage site—are tiny but feature massive multi-course meals<p>FOR AMATEUR GLUTTONS, tucking into an overloaded plate makes for a good night. But true connoisseurs of gluttony would rather make a weekend of their …

Foodies

Editor's Picks: The Best Things I Ate in Japan

Last July, I took a weeklong trip to Japan. It was my first time there—a pretty big deal, given my obsession with the Japanese food I've eaten in the United States. But it was also a press trip hosted by a Japanese tourism board, which meant I was beholden to their itinerary. I came home with a …

Japan