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Tropical Getaway For $99!

Winter blues got you down?  What if I told you that there was a place that was always 80 degrees and sunny, where you could let the warm water of a lazy river melt away your winter woes? KeyLime Cove Indoor Waterpark and Resort in Gurnee is offering a last minute deal for Martin Luther […]

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Go BIG or Go Home by Zina of Let's Lasso the Moon

{ding, ding, ding!} Suddenly kids are running and screaming, “The pineapple! The pineapple!” For a moment, chaos breaks out as a 10-foot-tall pineapple gushes a whopping 250 gallons of water down upon them. I watch the enormous mini-umbrella bobble back and forth as the bartender makes my strawberry margarita. He scans my wristband as payment, […]

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Happy 100th Birthday Jelly Belly!

Dear Jelly Belly, Well, you’ve done it.  100 years of deliciously sweet, and utterly surprising, candy goodness.    We’ve all shared in the adventure that comes with a bag of Jelly Belly’s.  You understand that for some reason, it’s always fun to eat something without really knowing what flavor it’s going to be.  But we’ve all […]

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Spring Break in ‘Fun-Shine’ at KeyLime Cove

Depending on which school district you’re located within, it’s about that time of year again when kids are off school for spring break. For kids, this is a week they’ve been looking forward to since Christmas break! For parents, it’s that one week of the year where many working adults take a week off work […]

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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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