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My Weight Loss Journey – A Life Changing Decision

Hello friend! Welcome back to Crystal's Corner! Today, I'll be sharing something with you that I never thought I would. The idea of putting it out there, in blog world, scared the bee-gee-bees out of me! You know, that whole "revealing too much about myself" thing. When I was sharing [...]

By |July 19th, 2019|Categories: Crystal's Corner, Crystal's Thoughts|6 Comments

Warming Up To Ashling on the Lough

Traveling to the shores of Lake Michigan, in late Spring, can bring an assortment of weather conditions. Being from the Midwest, we are familiar with the saying "If you don't like the weather, wait five minutes." Our first day of exploring Kenosha had been filled with a cool breeze and [...]

By |July 17th, 2019|Categories: Destinations, Kenosha, Midwest, Wisconsin|2 Comments

Illinois State Museum – Piecing Together The Past

One of the benefits of visiting state capital cities is the opportunity to tour the state museums. Most every city and town will have a historical stop that showcases the local history. It is the state museum that will fill out the details on the entire region. In Springfield, we [...]

By |July 15th, 2019|Categories: Destinations, Illinois, Midwest, Springfield|0 Comments

Science Search At Museum of Science and Industry

We have had the opportunity to visit a lot of science museums. While some exhibits are commonplace at almost every museum, each one we visit seems to have a few unique displays that intrigue us. Our visit to the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI), in Chicago, blew us away [...]

By |July 12th, 2019|Categories: Chicago, Destinations, Illinois, Midwest|4 Comments

Welcome To Jelly Belly Junction – Not Your Average Jelly Bean

You have probably noticed that we may have a little bit of a sweet tooth. It seems like in almost every city, we find at least one place to sample some sweet treats. Usually it's chocolates or ice cream, but there are plenty of other options that we have found [...]

By |July 10th, 2019|Categories: Destinations, Kenosha, Midwest, Wisconsin|0 Comments

The Origin of Corn Dogs – Cozy Dog Drive In

A visit to Springfield, Illinois holds something for just about everyone in your travel crew. If you are a fan of road trips, then retracing the Mother Road (Route 66) will lead you straight through the heart of this Midwest city. Along the route, there are a variety of unique [...]

By |July 8th, 2019|Categories: Destinations, Illinois, Midwest, Springfield|0 Comments
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