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Wednesday mornings with Chris Erskine

The irony is not lost on me. Ask 100 people to describe me, and I bet 99 of them wouldn’t use the word patient. That’s why it’s fairly humorous that I get annoyed with my kids’ need for instant gratification. There was a time when we had to wait nearly a week to see if... Read more »

Shop Small Day 179: Cantigny Park & Museum

Although Cantigny isn’t a store, I thought it was fitting for the Independence Day holiday weekend. Since it’s a gorgeous weekend, take some time to explore the grounds. In addition to impeccable gardens, Cantigny Park houses two museums: Robert R. McCormick and First Division. Trying to remember who Robert R. McCormick was? Born in 1880,... Read more »