Posts tagged "Orland Park"

Valentine Reservations?: Yeah, don't do that...

www.coopershawkwinery.com  I must admit I have never been to this restaurant.  I have heard many, many fine things about it.  It's in the neighborhood and I don't think I have ever passed it's parking lot and not seen it full to capacity.  It has an extensive food menu as well as a menu for wine.  If you happen to find yourself in the Orland or Burr Ridge area, be sure to check this place out.
Want a sure fire way to waste a boat load of money, wait a long time to get a table where you will more than likely get crappy food, even crappier service, and risk a possible love connection?  Take your sweetie out on Monday night…go ahead, see if cupid strikes.  I’ll cut to the chase,... Read more »

Snowsapalooza 2011 Activities: Ideas for the clueless parent

Ohhh, there is an idea.  Building a snowman is a perfect idea when considering what to do with a yard full of snow.  Nothing is cuter than watching your youngsters outside trying to put one of these characters together.  Again, keep your crazy ideas to yourself.  Enjoy this activity from the warmth of your front room~sipping some cocoa with a camera handy.  With most activites involving kids pictures provide memories that will last a lifetime.
I weep for today’s youth.  What fun is finding out about a snow day thanks to a district-wide robocall eighteen hours before the start of the “day in question”?  Further proof these clowns are screwed: a link on the district website with “ideas” for parents wondering what to do with these hooligans when faced with... Read more »

Around Town

The decision was made late Saturday afternoon that Saturdays until mid-June are going to be hectic.  Baseball season has begun; along with golf season and learning how to drive season.  I spent the better part of Saturday afternoon behind the wheel carting kids from here to there. Throw in a trip to Walgreens, a “quick” run... Read more »
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