Results tagged with 'grandparents'
Published June 13, 2014
Some people can recollect events that happened decades ago, others can't remember what they ate for breakfast. In any case, memories are an interesting aspect of being human and, if you don't think about them too often or for too long, they can add an emotional richness to your life.
Published June 3, 2014
Kris Stuckert represents the fourth generation to work in his family's business, Holler House, which is a tavern and the oldest certified bowling alley in the United States. We recently stopped in on a Tuesday night to chat with Stuckert about cribbage, family, why there are so many bras hanging from the ceiling and, of course, bowling.
Published Oct. 15, 2012
Multi-generational households - which usually means grandparents, parents and grandchildren living under the same roof - are spanning demographics, in part, due to challenging economy, job loss and / or decreased services for the elderly.
Published Oct. 3, 2012
I have a 4-year-old grandson named Alex. He is a wonderful and slightly mysterious little boy. And I'm facing an incredible dilemma about our breakfast outings.
Published Oct. 26, 2011
To prove that "never the twain shall meet" is wrong, just take a morning trip to Playshore, the free kids' play area in Bayshore Town Center.
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Thursday April 17th, 2014 – Island Lake, IL Is it just me, or is the entire world more insane than it’s ever been? Has it ever been sane, or am I turning into my grandparents faster than I thought? From where I sit, I really can’t tell one way or the other how th...
Monday February 14th, 2011 - Kenosha, WI/Island Lake, IL Valentine’s Day can be a brutal reminder of just how lonely one soul can feel in a world rocked with insanity, chaos and pain. There’ve been times I’ve felt like ending it all with a bullet, rope or pill pile, ...
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