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Tag: Illinois Tavel

Grant Park in Galena, Illinois

It is easy to get caught up in the excitement of this busy little town and not look at the whole picture. I don’t know about any of you, but […]

Finding the Blues Brothers in Illinois

I have to say that besides “Ferris Bueller,” the other movie that SCREAMS Illinois is the “Blues Brothers.” Funny enough, for me I first found them at the Joliet Correctional […]

Chicago in the Summer of 2020

This past August, I headed downtown Chicago with one thought in mind- adventure! Having parked before behind “The Bean” in Millennium Park before with the family, I was happy to […]

The Wizard of Oz Park

On a cold and very windy day this past October, I decided to get my tail on over to Lincoln Park..a suburb of Chicago. I had heard of a beautiful […]

Cantigny Park… Wheaton, IL

During my search of the extraordinary out of a summer that has been that AND so much more, I came across a place called “Cantigny Park.”   A beautiful park, this […]