Fall Resale Round-up {Fall 2010}

September 23, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
I am an avid thrifter and re-saler. Kids (especially my son!) grow way to fast and many times you can get new, or like new clothes for practically nothing! The air has gotten cooler and […]
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Take a Day Trip to Racine Zoo

September 15, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
So, the Racine Zoo is not exactly located in Lake County, IL, but it sure is close enough to warrant a little day trip up north to Wisconsin. Getting there: The town of Racine is […]
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Apple Picking {Green Oaks}

September 11, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
Last year was our first Autumn in Lake County. I wanted to find fun and gratifying activities for my then 2.5 year old daughter. I had heard friends talk about going apple picking so I […]
Farmers Market

Farmers Market Roundup {Summer 2010}

August 30, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
Visiting the local farmers market is favorite activity for my family. Aside from all the fresh produce most markets (like Grayslake) have activities for children and music. It’s a great way to get out and […]

Waukegan Municipal Beach

August 6, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
School may be fast approaching, but there is still some summer left to enjoy… So get out and enjoy the sun and water at Waukegan Municipal Beach. Just east of downtown Waukegan (located at 201 […]