Posts tagged "Lake Michigan"

What's that giant thing next to Navy Pier?!

What's that giant thing next to Navy Pier?!
Navy Pier might be the Midwest’s number one tourist destination – don’t ask me why – but have you noticed all the other stuff around it? Like the lighthouse and the giant filtration plant? I was stuck northbound on Lakeshore, and I started noticing all the parks and buildings way out there. Here’s a little... Read more »

An awesome event at Blockbuster....yes, I said Blockbuster

An awesome event at Blockbuster....yes, I said Blockbuster
I completely forgot that it was Air & Water Show weekend until I was scared half to death by jets buzzing over the downtown area. Since lining the Lake is not an option for the Quirk – I don’t like to be mowed down by double-wide strollers and mini vans – I’ll have to find... Read more »

Celebration of Shrinkage this Saturday

Celebration of Shrinkage this Saturday
No surprise that the big news is that everyone is scrambling to make reservations for Restaurant Week . Since there’s really nothing quirky about that, I won’t be covering it. Although I will tell you that I’m crazy excited to go to Blackbird for lunch. Happy year of the dragon!!!! The Chinese New Year is upon... Read more »
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