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Man Made Meets Mother Nature

The shoin house is simply made.
It looks upon the pond.
Nature tolerates that, too.
She’s proud to see what we can do,
How pretty we respond. 88 more words


6 Free Things to Do in Chicago to Guarantee Great Times on a Budget

ChTimes are hard. Believe me, I get it. But why on earth does that mean that you can’t take a vacation this year? Yes, you read correctly. 1,393 more words

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What you need to know to get your garden ready for winter

Andrew Bunting, the Chicago Botanic Garden’s assistant director and director of plant collections, joins Justin to offer some helpful gardening tips and what you need to do to get your garden ready for winter! 52 more words

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The Download with Justin Kaufmann Full Show 11-7-17

We have a great show for you this evening! On tonight’s episode of The Download, Justin speaks with Katalin Rodriguez Ogren about the business of fitness at POW Gym Chicago, television producer John Davies tells us about his new WTTW documentary, “A City at War: Chicago,” we get some winter gardening tips from Andrew Bunting of the Chicago Botanic Garden, award-winning poet Marcus Wicker chats about his new collection of work, “Silencer” and since it’s Tuesday, we end the show with “The Worst,” where we complain about the worst things in society…for prizes! 44 more words

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2017 Chicago Botanic Garden

It’s been a relatively drab fall in Chicago and the weather was chill and overcast, but it was still worth taking the time to walk through the… 121 more words

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Chicago Botanic Garden

My family and I had been wanting to visit the Botanic Garden for some time now, but the 30 minute drive up North had always deterred us. 245 more words