Recipes, Shoe Giveaways, & More We're Buzzing About This Week

Calling all foodies! R29 fave resto Longman & Eagle is hosting the blogger behind the new book Whole Larder Love for a signing and demonstration tomorrow from 4 to 6 p.m. Learn about setting up a home garden, hunting and fishing, and even sourcing ingredients from the wild. (Longman & Eagle)
We've got you all set for Chicago's summer street fests, but that's not the only thing to do on a gorgeous day in the Windy City. If you're looking for something more relaxing, hit the park and throw a picnic — in style. (Cheeky Chicago)
If there's anything we love more than shoes, it's free shoes. Grab your chance to win a pair of kicks from Shoemint, the company that's gotten the okay from the likes of Rachel Bilson. (See Jane)
One of our favorite pastimes is drinking's just more fun, amirite? Luckily, Chicago is rife with patios, hidden gardens, and backyards. Cheers! (Timeout Chicago)
It's official, we've found the freshest summer recipe around. You'll knock the socks (or, rather, taste buds!) off your dinner party guests if you whip up these chili-lime shrimp cups. Don't worry, it's not as hard as it looks. (The Daily Dish)
Photos: Via See Jane, The Daily Dish

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