Renegade Craft Fair Followed by Ramen

If you missed the Renegade Craft Fair when it was here in December 2017, you’re in luck, this touring curated craft fair is coming back to Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood the weekend of May 12 – […]

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 […]

6:00 AM Yoga & Other Sunrise Activities

Do I? Don’t I? It sure would be great to get a bit more sleep… C’mon, you’ll regret it if you don’t go. You know you will. I now call it the “Haleakala Debate”, that […]

The Naperville Winter Ale Festival

A few weekends ago, I decided that after years of sitting in a pile, our beer stickers needed to be put on the spare freezer.  The stickers are mainly from craft breweries; places with names […]

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 […]