Posts in category "Summer"

Naperville Moms Network’s Back to School BBQ Set for September 15

Naperville Moms Network’s Back to School BBQ Set for September 15
Looking for something to do this “final weekend” of summer, for the second year in a row, Naperville Moms Network and Café N Play will put on its Back to School BBQ from noon-4 p.m., Saturday, September 15 at downtown Naperville’s Grand Pavilion. The event is free to the public and will have some 25 local vendor... Read more »

Illinois Weekend Getaway Featuring Frontier League Baseball

Illinois Weekend Getaway Featuring Frontier League Baseball
Ever want to escape your block or neighborhood and explore what Illinois has to offer? Maybe take in a local baseball game (that isn’t the Cubs or White Sox)? Or just eat a small corner restaurant in a completely different city that isn’t one you drive by every day? Well I have  a mini weekend... Read more »

The Lollapalooza Hangover...Without The Booze

Whenever the Monday after Lolla comes around, I tend to feel drained and almost hungover from the three straight days of non-stop music and fun (if you can count evacuating the park due to a giant rainstorm fun). The highlights of my extended weekend of music were: Fun, being rescheduled to 6:30 on Saturday after... Read more »
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Two For Two On "Storms Of The Century"

Being that this is the second summer my wife and I have lived in Carol Stream and that we are “two for two” in the gigantic storm experiencing department (sure, I wasn’t home yesterday when the storm actually hit, but I saw the aftermath and what all the commotion was about). I’m almost thinking that... Read more »

Take A Few Weeks Off And You'll Miss The World...

Take A Few Weeks Off And You'll Miss The World...
Welcome back friends…you take a few weeks off from writing and you’ll miss the world. I figured a break from blogging was due to refresh and recapture the magic of spitting your ideas onto a virtual canvas. In the two weeks that I was gone, here is a rundown on what happened (in case you... Read more »

Deftones & System of a Down @ All-State Arena on Wednesday, August 15th!

Deftones & System of a Down @ All-State Arena on Wednesday, August 15th!
Fans of modern rock/heavy metal are most likely familiar with either Deftones or System of a Down or both…both bands having a great influence on the rock/metal scene over the past 10-15 years. I’ve luckily been able to catch both of them live at different points: System of a Down @ the Tweeter Center in Tinley Park... Read more »
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August, What Have You Done With July & June and For That Matter The Rest Of The Year?

August, What Have You Done With July & June and For That Matter The Rest Of The Year?
How is it already August??? Just yesterday it seemed like April and we still had snow falling or that it was July and Lake Michigan was falling out of the sky… Where did the summer go and who took it?  Maybe it was the same thief that almost took the NFL season away from us?... Read more »