Summer Highlights in the Chicago Suburbs

Summer time in Chicago, that small window of time between June and August, is crammed with outdoor activity options; festivals, concerts, rooftop parties, ball games, the list goes on. It comes suddenly here. Spring is […]

Two Brothers in Two Days – Part II

For the first time in months, on this particular Saturday, we didn’t have any obligations. I was done with school for the semester, My JD didn’t have to work, and it was a gorgeous day. […]

The Real Reason I went to Starved Rock

I find it so exciting when I wake up early on a Saturday knowing that something out of my usual routine waits for me.  On this particularly chilly morning in February, I was going to […]