didier farms pumpkin fest

Little Reviews: Didier Farms Pumpkinfest

September 23, 2011 Loralie 0
Didier Farms, located at 16678 W. Aptakisic in Lincolnshire, annual Pumpkinfest opens tomorrow, September 24th and will run through October 31st. Pumpkinfest seems a tame moniker for the actual festival, which in my mind would be better known as “Pumpkin-palooza.” […]
Apple Orchards

U-Pick Fun and Much More at Royal Oak Farm

August 26, 2011 Kristy 1
We first visited Royal Oak Farm last year and it quickly became a family favorite and our go-to destination for apple picking goodness. This family-owned and operated orchard is the real deal. Beautiful scenery, hayrides out to […]
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Berry Picking

Ripe Pickings at Stade’s Farm

June 20, 2011 Kristy 2
Every summer my family used to drive an hour out into the “country” to pick strawberries, then we would spend the next day making preserves and other goodies. It’s definitely one of my sweetest childhood […]
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Lambs Farm Plus Model Trains

May 19, 2011 Melissa Haak 0
Editor’s note: Originally published in 2011, updated to reflect current dates. If you have ever driven on Illinois 94 North, you have probably passed Lambs Farm a few times. Every time we would drive by […]
Apple Orchards

Little Reviews: Heinz Orchard

September 11, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
Editor’s Note: This is a personal review from 2010. Your experience may vary as changes are made yearly. Please see the Heinz Orchard Website for current rates and conditions. Pictures were updated and not original […]