Category Archives: Activities

The twins take Millennium Park.

One weekend about three weeks ago, I got a wild idea in my head to take the babies on the train downtown. I just started thinking about how we many not live in Chicago forever, and what a shame it would be if they never even got to ride the el. It was beautiful weather, […]

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The Midnight Circus.

My friend Katie recommended The Midnight Circus to us — during the summer, they set up their cute little tent in area parks and perform during the weekends. It’s hard to make myself do anything fun on the weekends because there are so many chores to be done, but she was so enthusiastic about it, […]

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Newsflash: Today at the park…

…these park posts have to be getting boring. What can I say, it’s all park-eat-nap around here these days. Such is the life of luxury that we’re leading until (DUN DUN DUN) school starts officially on the 27th. I have big news from today’s sojourn. News I wouldn’t have thought I would have to report […]

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Blissful weather.

If the weather was like this for long periods of time, the entire world would live in Chicago. As it is, it’s easy to forget that the wretched winter looms ahead of us, a mere two or three months away…cool, breezy, and sunny weather can do that to a person. On Saturday, Justin took our […]

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Just another day at the park.

In my last week of summer vacation, we’ve finally settled into a nice little routine. After breakfast, we clean up a little, then head out to Lazarus Park at about 9:45 or 10. Except for a few rainy days here and there, the weather has been absolutely stunning in Chicago lately — especially today. Blue, […]

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