Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of The Lake & come and see "Swing Time" for on Monday, May 9th at 1pm & at 7pm! "The Lives of Others" is showing on Wednesday, May 11th at the main Oak Park Library at 6:30pm. Both films are Free!
Elizabeth Madden, the founder of Rare Bird Preserves, started preserving fruit – and loving it -- while going to pastry school in France. Her preserves are an artisanal product, relying upon the fruits that come ripen across the seasons.
Faced with gnawing self-doubt, I called in for backup, seeking support and a sound advisor: my mother - the one person who would listen with love - not offering advice or agreeing that life was unfair or trying to make me feel better.