Volunteering This Holiday Season in Chicago

Volunteering This Holiday Season in Chicago

The “Season of Giving” has arrived and I am looking forward to giving back to my community this December. Chicago has a large number of charities to choose from. Volunteering your time or donating money to a charity that is near and dear to your heart is a feeling...
Chicago Trails for the Best Fall Foliage

Chicago Trails for the Best Fall Foliage

With temperatures starting to decline and the leaves beginning to fall, now is a better time than ever to hit the trails. You’d be surprised how many trails are within two hours of Chicago that offer beautiful fall foliage this time of year. Thanks to Jeff Banowetz,...
What to Consider When Buying a Bike Helmet

What to Consider When Buying a Bike Helmet

As goofy as you may think you look, wearing a helmet when you go cycling is absolutely essential, even if it’s just a quick ride around the block. According to bicyclehabitat.com, 900 people die each year in bicycle accidents, 75% of them from brain injuries. Of those...