Tag Archives: Illinois

Cee’s Black & White Challenge Seats Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos of seats of any kind. As always, we’re encouraged to be creative. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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Which Way Challenge

My library Hosted by Alive and Trekking, the weekly Which Way Challenge inspires bloggers to share photos of ways including:  Roads:  gravel, asphalt, cobbled, dirt, freeway, expressway, highway, bridges Indoor walkways:  hallways, aisles, people movers Outdoor walks:  sidewalks, paths, trails … Continue reading

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Sculpture Saturday

Saturday Sculpture encourages bloggers to share photos of any and all kinds of sculptures. To join, you need to: 1. Share a photo of a sculpture on your blog. 2. Link or ping back here to No Fixed Plans, the … Continue reading

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Invest in Kids Illinois

How to Sign Up through Empower Illinois If you live in Illinois and want to participate in the Invest in Kids program that gives taxpayers a 75% tax credit if they donate to a private school. The procedure is complicated … Continue reading

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Which Way Challenge

Hosted by Alive and Trekking, the weekly Which Way Challenge inspires bloggers to share photos of ways including:  Roads:  gravel, asphalt, cobbled, dirt, freeway, expressway, highway, bridges Indoor walkways:  hallways, aisles, people movers Outdoor walks:  sidewalks, paths, trails Stairs, elevators, … Continue reading

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What is This?

Today I got a letter about a phone hearing with the State of Illinois’ Dept of Unemployment. On it it says the other party is some government office I never worked for. I sure didn’t claim I worked for Cook … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto

Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to share photos of subjects taken unaware.  What will you choose to share? Click here to see more fun photos, click here.

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American Toby Jug Museum

As part of the Open House Chicago 2018 event, I discovered the American Toby Jug Museum. I had no idea what a Toby Jug was and learned that: A Toby Jug is a figural ceramic pitcher modeled in the form … Continue reading

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Chicago Theater Tour

It’s Theater Week in Chicago, which means discounts for theater events. I took advantage of the discounts and went on a tour of the Chicago Theater. I’d never been inside before and wasn’t prepared for it to be so palatial. … Continue reading

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