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Berry Picking

Strawberry Fields Forever at The Thompson Strawberry Farm

June 28, 2011 Loralie 1
When you have a toddler who can put away over a pound of strawberries in one sitting (yeah, that’s a fun diaper change) you can appreciate the idea of picking your own fresh strawberries by the bucket. Not only is it economical, but it’s a great way to teach your kids that food doesn’t actually originate from the grocery store. […]
ryerson woods halloweenhikes
Halloween

Little Reviews: Halloween Hikes at Ryerson Woods

October 22, 2010 Loralie 0
I’ve always believed Lake County’s greatest asset is our wealth of beautiful forest preserves. Folks in Lake County cherish the outdoors and it shows in more than 28,800 acres of protected natural space. Autumn is the perfect time of year to share these sylvan treasures with our children. This Halloween, why not take a break from the usual candy-coated madness and go take a hike?
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