Category: Chicago

Sweet Home, Chicago

Sweet Home, Chicago

One of the incredible things that we enjoy about living unconventionally, is that even though we are away from family for much of the year, the time that we do spend together when we return is intentional, quality time.  When we returned in the Fall, […]

2016 Reflection

2016 Reflection

After our summer of traveling without an RV, it was time for a reset.  In May, I thought I was “done” with the RV life and ready to move on to the next thing.  Yet I didn’t feel like I was quite ready for international […]

Hidden Gem: Chicago’s Money Museum

Hidden Gem: Chicago’s Money Museum

I’ve lived in the Chicago suburbs my whole life, and until last week, I was unaware of this great little Money Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago on LaSalle and Jackson, next to the Chicago Board of Trade. My young boys enjoyed standing […]

SuperCroc Exhibit at Gail Borden Library in Elgin, IL

This past weekend we visited the Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin, IL for the first time.  The traveling exhibit called The Science of SuperCroc, features the discoveries of paleontologist Dr. Paul Sereno on a 2000 expedition to Africa.  During this time, he and his […]