Family Fun Day in Charming Geneva, Illinois

A few months ago I raved about our day date in the charming town of Geneva, Illinois. This time around I thought it would be fun to take the kids and scope out what else the town has to offer. What a fun-filled day! Our fun included a visit to downtown Geneva, the...
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Sunflower Maze at Goebbert’s Pumpkin Patch in Pingree Grove

  If you're still looking for more sunflowers to peep, I've got a secret to share. Located in Pingree Grove, a few minutes away from I-90, stands one of our favorite farms, Goebbert's Pumpkin Patch. Sure, we're months away from their fun fall festival but if you...
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Blueberry Picking at Stateline Blueberries: A Fun New Family Tradition

Last year we had a fun time blueberry picking and decided to make it an annual family tradition. We wanted to stay closer to the Chicagoland area and had heard wonderful things about Stateline Blueberries in Michigan City, Indiana. After spending a Saturday afternoon,...
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Revisiting Von Bergen’s Sunflower Maze

I can't get enough sunflowers. They are the epitome of summertime. Bright, happy and free. After our visit last year to Von Bergen's Sunflower Maze, we couldn't wait to return this year. Although we live in way different times, I thought I'd highlight our visit again...

Spend the day at Main Beach in Crystal Lake

  Ready to hit the beach? Crystal Lake's Main Beach is a fun place to go for a swim and relax. But did you know you can do so much more while you're here? Read all about fun with the family at Main Beach. Related: Looking for more fun (and safe) things to do...

Exploring Lake Katherine: A South Suburban Chicago Gem

Located in the southwest suburbs of Chicago lies Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens, an 85 acre nature oasis.  I grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago and quite honestly I've never really explored Lake Katherine. I don't know why it took so long! I've...

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