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Dirty Girl Mud Run in Lake County!

Can you imagine over 7,000 women coming together to run a 5k and conquer challenging obstacles all in the dirty, wet, soggy mud?  I can’t wait! We are only days away until me and 11 close friends become Dirty Girls!  This will be a first time event for most of us and we are all experiencing the […]

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New Location of Lake Forest Farmers Market

Lake Forest Farmers Market

Growing up in Lake Forest I would go to the Lake Forest Farmers Market every Saturday afternoon with my parents.  I haven’t visited the Farmers Market in years since i’ve been away at college.  Last Saturday the Farmers Market opened up for the season.  I finally took the opportunity to go back and relive the […]

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Weekend Watch, Visit Lake County’s tips on things to do

The City of Lake Forestkicks off its’ Farmer’s Market this weekend from 8am – 1pm at the East Lake Forest Train Station. You will find local produce from seasonal fruits, vegetables, meat to poultry and dairy products. There will also be local chefs selling a variety of treats including swirl cupcakes, pies, ice pops cookies, […]

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The Cook Memorial Public Library by Grace

Did you ever go to the spectacular Cook Memorial Library in Libertyville, IL? If you’ve never been there and you enjoy reading and learning, then this is the perfect library place for you to go! It has the most stunning current information books that make you say “W O W!”, and the service is wonderful. […]

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Sox And The City

    Like millions of other little boys in America (and more than a few girls too), I was bitten by the baseball bug at an early age. I don’t remember exactly how old I was, but it was a single digit for sure when every waking hour in the summer was spent watching, learning and […]

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Independence Grove

With all the beautiful weather we’ve had in Lake County lately there is no excuse not to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.  On your next day off pack up the whole family and head to Independence Grove in Libertyville! Centered on a 115 acre lake surrounded by prairie and woodlands Independence Grove is not […]

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