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
On our recent wanderings through Chicago, I took so many photos of talented street art. Too many for one post! So here's a few more 🙂 Happy Travels!
Chicago is home to some awesome street artists. On our recent visit, my husband and I noticed some spectacular art along the metro blue line and had to stop to take a closer look. If you're ever in Chicago, head out to the corner of California and Milwaukee. You can't wander far without noticing some … Continue reading At the Corner of Milwaukee and California- Chicago Street Art (Part 1)
Sometimes you just want to spend a Saturday morning wandering through the farmers market. Especially when that farmers market also has stands with amazing coffee (from the Grasshopper) and live music! Welcome to West Bend, WI--home to one of the coolest little farmers markets in the United States. With plenty of local produce, warm bakery, … Continue reading West Bend Wanderings
Another great weekend at Wizard World Chicago! Although the convention is coming to a close, there were plenty of good times to share. Everyone was in high spirits on Saturday, people packing the hall waiting to check out all the great booths. And Sunday was just as crowded. New this year, there was even and … Continue reading Wizard World Chicago 2017: Weekend in Review
So excited to be here in Chicago for Wizard World! As always, there's plenty to see, hear, and experience. Artist Alley is hopping with plenty of new and established talent. There's dub-step pounding from the gaming area, featuring everything from card and table top games to the latest in multiplayer gaming. And plenty of characters … Continue reading Wizard World Chicago- Friday in Review