Let's Smash Some Pumpkins at the Discovery Center
Sure, you could use a traditional method like a garbage can or yard waste bin to get rid of your Halloween pumpkins, but honestly--is that as much fun as using a trebuchet? The answer, of course, is NO. Even if you don't know what a trebuchet is.
Some Facts About Thanksgiving in Illinois
As a kid, there was nothing I enjoyed hearing more on the cusp of a holiday than "Hey, kids! Let's learn something about (fill in the holiday)!" Really? I'm off of school for a few days! I'm not supposed to be learning things! Is this some sort of trick?
The Web’s Favorite Gun Guy Carves a Pumpkin
If you're not familiar with Hickok45, a little background is probably in order. Hickok45 (real name reportedly is Greg Kinman) is a YouTube sensation with over 1.6 million followers. He covers the spectrum of firearms, demonstrating, reviewing, and teaching about them in hundreds of videos…