Tag: "Forest Preserve District of DuPage County"

How are you keeping your kids busy this Winter Break?

How are you keeping your kids busy this Winter Break?

December 17, 2017 | Comments (0)

Our girls are speeding towards Winter Break, which means they will be home for two weeks. We’re looking forward to some downtime when they spend the day in pajamas. The other days, we’re looking for some activities that give them stories to tell when they go back to school and create fun holiday memories. A […]

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Earth Day events invite the whole family to participate

Earth Day events invite the whole family to participate

April 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

This year Earth Day is Friday, April 22. This is “the 46th year of a movement that continues to inspire, challenge ideas, ignite passion, and motivate people to action,” according to the Earth Day website. No matter where you live, there are opportunities to celebrate with family fun and volunteer opportunities. Sometimes, volunteering can be […]

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Today is the day to make plans to get unstuck

Today is the day to make plans to get unstuck

March 6, 2014 | Comments (0)

A book press release showed up in my inbox with the headline “Overwhelmed? Bored? Frustrated? Get unstuck, get inspired, and get going again!” After this winter, I think the headline describes most Chicagoans. No matter how proud we are of our ability to endure the coldest, snowiest weather, there’s something about this never-ending winter that […]

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