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    Winter at the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

    Kayla and I first visited Midewin back in August. The day we went it was 85 degrees with 80% humidity and we got eaten alive by mosquitoes. I loved the scenery but made a point to…

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    Amtrak Chicago Coach Yards

    I was at the Home Depot on Roosevelt Rd today and realized the Amtrak Chicago coach yards were only a block away, ¬†making for some great impromptu rail-fanning! I grabbed my…

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    Northerly Island

    This summer the Chicago Parks District completed a major “restoration” that turned Northerly Island into a more natural environment. While the peninsula in Lake…