Creep Into the Season With These Illinois Haunted Houses

You might have aged out of trick or treating, but that doesn’t mean you aren’t up for some Halloween fun. Instead of getting a sugar rush, you can get a fright at a haunted house in Illinois. There are numerous haunted houses in the Decatur area that pack in the thrills and chills, and some… Continue reading Creep Into the Season With These Illinois Haunted Houses

10 Tips To Keep Your Parked Car Cool

It doesn’t even take a blazing summer day to produce uncomfortable temperatures in the car. Even in the cooler autumn, your vehicle can feel this way. Fortunately, there are some simple ways to cool down your car while it’s parked. Stepping inside and getting behind the wheel can then be a much more manageable task.… Continue reading 10 Tips To Keep Your Parked Car Cool

Save Your Pennies With These DIY Halloween Costumes For Kids

You don’t have to put down the big bucks at the store to buy Halloween costumes this year. Instead, you can throw together a costume with a few easily accessible items. These costumes might be low-cost and easy to make, but they look amazing. Check out some of the best DIY Halloween costumes so you… Continue reading Save Your Pennies With These DIY Halloween Costumes For Kids

Smoke S’mores With These Fireplace Treats

S’mores are delicious and all, but sometimes you want to change things up. That’s easy to do when you make these fireplace and campfire treats. Each one is easy to make and tastes even better than s’mores. Now, that’s a reason to light a fire. Banana Boats Have you ever put a banana on the… Continue reading Smoke S’mores With These Fireplace Treats

Whip Up These Halloween Party Snacks

Halloween is about more than ghosts and goblins. It’s also about delicious treats. You might have aged out of trick-or-treating, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss the treats. Make these deliciously fun Halloween party snacks to get the party going this holiday. Bugs on a Log You can give your family quite the… Continue reading Whip Up These Halloween Party Snacks

Find Your New Furry Friend At The Humane Society

You’ve likely heard the slogan “adopt, don’t shop” and prefer to rescue an animal from the shelter. It’s easy to find a new furry companion at the Humane Society of Decatur and Macon County. The animal shelter is open on Wednesdays through Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m., and the staff will match you to… Continue reading Find Your New Furry Friend At The Humane Society

Back Away From The Stove And Head To Sliderz For Dinner

Even if you enjoy cooking, it’s not necessarily something you want to do every day. The next time you need a break, head to Sliderz in Long Creek, IL. With delicious food and lots of TVs to watch the game, it’s a fantastic spot to enjoy a meal at the end of a long day.… Continue reading Back Away From The Stove And Head To Sliderz For Dinner

Grab A Bite At Downtown Café And Bakery

Start your day off the right way with breakfast or lunch at the Downtown Café and Bakery in Decatur. This family-owned and operated restaurant has been a hit since it opened in 2003. With dine-in and online ordering available, you can have your meal your way. Will this be your first time eating at the… Continue reading Grab A Bite At Downtown Café And Bakery

Pay A Visit To The Rock Springs Nature Center And Conservation Area

If you love nature and the wilderness, you can’t beat a trip to the Rock Springs Nature Center and Conservation Area. You can learn about the native wildlife and ecosystem, while also exploring the great outdoors. Plus, there are additional activities to enjoy. Learn more about the Rock Springs Nature Center and Conservation Area, and… Continue reading Pay A Visit To The Rock Springs Nature Center And Conservation Area