Category: Outward Bound- The Burbs

The Thriftista Guide to Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2013

The Thriftista Guide to Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2013

Love it or hate it it, Black Friday is much-anticipated by retailers and deal mavens alike. Here, a guide to the madness and avoiding the worst of it and making out with some great...

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Long Grove Strawberry Fest 2014

The Long Grove Strawberry Fest is a tradition in the northwest suburbs.  People may not make it every year, but most people manage to go every few years.  Not surprisingly, The Long Grove Confectionery...

2012 Suburban holiday light shows, craft fairs and other fun stuff

2012 Suburban holiday light shows, craft fairs and other fun stuff

Here’s a list of holiday light shows/events in the Chicago suburbs… 23 Nov- 31 Dec:   Winter Wonderland Holiday Light Show   (Vernon Hills and the Cuneo Museum)    $5 per car 25 Nov.:  Christmas Light Display...