Travel

Road Trip: Champaign-Urbana is Outside of Ordinary

Our family just got back from a weekend in Champaign and had such a great time. My husband and I went to University of Illinois, but had never been to most of these places, but kids bring a different perspective and another world of fun! We were hosted by Visit Champaign County and so appreciate their hospitality and wonderful itinerary….


A Day Trip to the Bristol Renaissance Faire

The Bristol Renaissance Faire is a fantastic event that is open on Saturdays and Sundays from early July through Labor Day on 30 beautiful acres of land in Kenosha, Wisconsin. It is a highly entertaining experience that our family has come to love. . . and has now become a yearly tradition with friends! A Day Trip to the Bristol…


A Visit to Phillips Park Zoo in Aurora

The Phillips Park Zoo is located at the center of Phillips Park in Aurora. This little zoo has great animal exhibits, a free splash-pad and a large playground. Read on for tips and information to help plan a visit with your family! Phillips Park Zoo Aurora IL 1000 Ray Moses Drive Aurora, IL 60505 (630) 256-3860 See the website for up-to-date information. What…