Archive for June 2016

Free Admissions and Activities in Chicago – July 2016

Looking for something to do this July that is easy on the wallet?  Try the free activities and admissions below! Times, dates and pricing could change at any time so always check before you go! Looking for something else?  Try this list here! Saturday, July 02, 2016 Yoga at Lincoln Park Zoo Navy Pier Fireworks,... Read more »

Festivals, Concerts, Movies and More: What to do in Chicago every day in July

This is obviously not an all-inclusive list of the going on’s in Chicago, in fact, it’s more a list for a beer, music, yoga, festival loving, sox fan like myself, but if you are looking for something to do look no further! Here are some ideas. Free items will havItalicized items are my top recommendations!... Read more »

Escalators: Stand on the Right, Walk on the Left

One of the things that stuck out to me about Europe (and Washington D.C.) is the etiquette on an escalator.  I know this seems petty to you but it’s polite! I promise. Often escalators in other countries have signs instructing how to use them, or there will be a line down the middle.  Why? Well... Read more »

After a mass shooting we all try to find reasons why, most of us if not all of us find the wrong answer

I woke up today. Did some cleaning. Took the garbage out. Sat down for breakfast. Got dressed. Sat down with my aunt. She told me 20+ were shot dead in a gay nightclub in Orlando. My response, as well as most, is usually something close to holy shit, why? We always want to know why.... Read more »