Posts in category "zoo"

ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo in photos

It’s that time of year again for ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo. This evening, we made our first trip to this annual event and it was more than worth it. Besides for the brilliant light displays, there is live ice carving, face painting, carousel rides and much more. Stands selling popcorn, hot cocoa, spiced cider... Read more »

Illinois animals get wild at the Cosley Zoo

Illinois animals get wild at the Cosley Zoo
Today we took a little field trip to Cosley Zoo in Wheaton, Il. This five acre zoo has both domestic farm animals and wild animals native to Illinois. This blog post was going to be a photo gallery with shots of animals such as llamas, ducks, foxes, turtles, etc. However, in my haste to take... Read more »

Dinosaurs Alive Brookfield Zoo: A Little Dino Lover's Dream

Dinosaurs Alive Brookfield Zoo: A Little Dino Lover's Dream
Every time we’re driving down I-294 I hear Franky yelling from the backseat, “There’s a dinosaur eye!” He’s referring to the billboard advertising Dinosaurs Alive at Brookfield Zoo. Today, he finally had his chance to meet his beloved dinosaurs. This morning, we met up with our friends and their kids at Brookfield Zoo. We were... Read more »
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