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Where to Celebrate the 4th of July Around Chicago

Concerts, cookouts, and 4th of July cruises. We’ve put together a list of Chicago hotspots for this year’s Independence Day celebrations. Whether you’re looking for the perfect spot to watch the fireworks from or watch a patriotic parade, there’s more than one way to celebrate the 4th of July around Chicago. Naperville Ribfest: July 4-7 [...]

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Bike Trails Near Naperville And Elgin

Whether it’s a stroll down the pavement or an off-road trek, biking near Naperville and Elgin is a great way to explore the suburbs of Chicago. We’ve come up with the perfect trails to bike on near our Overstreet communities! Fox River Bike Trail This trail is a cyclist dream! Located in the heart of [...]

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Best Baseball Hangouts in Chicago

It’s official! Baseball season is back and we’re hitting a home run with these fun sports bar and hangouts around Chicago. Mother Hubbard’s Sports Pub Forty-five TV’s, twenty-two beers on draft, and the self-proclaimed “best wings in Chicago” is what to expect when watching the Cubs game at Mother Hubbard’s Sports and Pub. Staying late? [...]

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Things To Do During Your Chicago Commute

Weekday mornings are about the hustle and bustle! You’ve made it out of your Overstreet home and finally into your car. On a good day, it’s about an hours drive from Naperville to the heart of downtown Chicago. We’ve got a few suggestions to make your morning commute a smooth drive. Coffee First On the [...]

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Chicago Outdoor Landscaping Tips and Tricks

Winter is making a last ditch effort this week but Spring will be arriving in Chicago in due time. It’s time to clear out the debris of winter from your garden as you welcome spring to your Overstreet home landscape. Here’s a few tips and gardening suggestions to get your garden in perfect shape by [...]

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Valentine’s Day Fun

Valentine’s Day is tomorrow!  If you don’t have plans, here are some fun things to try out that are a little less conventional than dinner and a movie.  Grab your date – or some friends and enjoy events throughout the week / weekend!   1. For the active couples:  Grab your skates… ice skates, roller [...]

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Best Independence Day Celebrations in Chicago’s Suburbs

Just a few days until we celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, parades and patriotic musical performances. To help you plan out your celebrations, we’ve rounded up the best Fourth of July celebrations near our new homes in the Chicago suburbs.   Ribfest Fourth of July Fireworks in Naperville July 3, 9:30pm Ribfest runs from Friday [...]

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Best Events to Kick Off Summer in Chicago

With the official start of summer just a few days away, kick off the season with these fun events in Chicago and the Chicago suburbs. Downtown Naperville Classic Car Show June 17, Downtown Naperville Stroll along the Riverwalk and enjoy the looks of up to 100 Classic Cars in all makes and models. Elgin Ribfest [...]

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Best Chicago Style Hot Dogs in the Chicago Suburbs

The Chicago style hot dog: an all-beef hot dog on a poppyseed bun topped with mustard, relish, onion, tomato, a pickle spear, sport peppers, and celery salt. No ketchup allowed. Next time you get a hankering for one of these delicious dogs, be sure the check out one of these best Chicago style hot dogs [...]

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Our Favorite Chicago Suburb Garden Centers

Spring is in full bloom, but is your garden ready for the season? This weekend, visit one of our favorite local garden centers near our new homes in the Chicago Suburbs. They have all of the products and expertise to get your garden ready for the spring. Wasco Nursery & Garden Center 41W781 RT 64 [...]

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