Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone! Have a wonderful day, full of warmth and goodness. Here's a few more pictures from our recent trip to Chicago to celebrate 🙂 Happy Christmas!
Counting down the minutes until Christmas! We've had our Friendmas party, plus plenty of holiday shopping. And can't forget our yearly trip to Chicago for the Christkindlemarkt! Check out some of our photos of the amazing light displays from our recent meanderings around the city 🙂 Soon enough, family and friends will descend upon our … Continue reading Chicago Christmas Lights
There's snow piled on the ground and patches of black ice underfoot, but that can't stop my husband and I from trekking out into the freezing cold! Check out some of my photos from our recent gallivanting along the Ozaukee Interurban Trail. Happy Winter Wanderings!
It's that time of year again- to visit Chicago's Christkindlemarkt! We love to go every year to this traditional German Christmas market. You can find everything there from amazing food and drinks to hand blown glass ornaments and KRAMPUS. Of course we did some other things while we were there, like discovered an AMAZING new … Continue reading Christmas in Chicago 2017
Brrr... The weather continues to grow colder more blustery, but I can't help but feel like it's the universe telling me I should curl up with a blanket and cup of coffee in front of the fire to read or write 🙂 But my husband and I just can't sit still and had to trek … Continue reading Blustery, Wintry Days
I've done plenty of posts about things in and around the Chicago area, but I always seem to discover more exciting things to share. On our recent trip to Rosemont, we checked out a couple great new restaurants. The first was a crazy place known as The Sugar Factory. From the front, it looks like … Continue reading Sights to Check out in Rosemont, IL
We discovered the coolest trail while traversing through Chicago a few weeks ago. It's called The 606--part of the Rails to Trails project (like The Highline in New York). The trail meanders between city buildings along a defunct rail line. The scenery and architectural structures along the way are beautiful. And, of course, there's tons … Continue reading The 606: Chicago Trails