Tag: earth day

Review of a great weekend

We put some traveling miles on our van this past weekend, spending Saturday at Vermilion in Bloom garden sale, and spent Sunday at Penitentiary Glen earth day in lake county.  Vermilion is a favorite stop for us – we love the ladies of Vermilion in 

Its an Earth Day Celebration!

Today, Sunday, we are traveling to the beautiful Lake Metropark known as Penitentiary Glen, the former country manor of the Halle Department Store heirs.  The scenery is breathtaking, and the opportunities to wander the trails or walk through the interpretation center are great.  But somewhere 

Photos of our weekend

We had a busy weekend, spending Saturday in Vermillion at our favorite garden show of the year, Vermillion in Bloom.  As usual, there were a great selection of nurseries with a wide array of perennials, annuals, herbs and beautiful planters.  Oh, and we were so 

Kickin it with Kenny

  Guess who was on TV this morning?  None other than Stephen Bloom, with a rack of soap.  He was briefly interviewed by Kenny Crumpton, TV celebrety of Channel 8’s morning show and famous for his segments known as “Kickin’ it with Kenny”. Steve and