Eat, Sip, & Stroll Through the Standard Market

a cheese platter with jam and grapes

Nestled in nearby Westmont is a destination that strives to provide the best tasting products to share with people who love to eat and drink. We’re talking about Standard Market, and it offers an array of delicious culinary experiences. Highlights include: The Cheese Shop At any given time, The Cheese Shop features 200 to 300 […]

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Enjoy a Sunny Day at the St. James Farm Forest Preserve

walking in the forest

Nestled in nearby Warrenville is a scenic destination known as the St. James Farm Forest Preserve.  Spanning nearly 600 acres, it’s partially made up of woodlands, prairies, and wetlands. History  The first settlers on the land were European farmers, and several structures from the 1800s farmsteads remain.  However, the property is best known as the […]

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Get to the Point: Take Knitting Classes at These Lisle Locations

knitting a yellow scarf

Knitting is a popular pastime believed to have originated in the Middle East. It spread to Europe via the trade routes, and the first knitting guilds only welcomed men. Today, knitting stores throughout the United States offer fun classes and everything you need to yard and darn your way through your pinned crafting projects. Store […]

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