Everyone is aware that knowledge is power quote of a quote, so we are not afraid and act. Here is a short movie with video clips and still images of the aftermath of Snowpocalypse 2011 at our home in the north Chicago suburbs. Final snow total was about 20″! What an awesome sight it is outside right now. If it wasn’t -10 degrees with windchill we’d be out playing in it today!


From the Heart of Snowpocalypse 2011 – Chicago Edition

February 1, 2011

I thought I would give an update to all of our family that is NOT experiencing this once in a lifetime storm in Chicago right now. It is actually very exciting to be half way through storm that will drop 18″-24″ of snow in our area over a 16 hour period. Who wouldn’t be excited [...]

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We Love Queso! (& Moe’s Southwest Grill in Gurnee)

December 7, 2010

Check out the cutest little kids ever declaring their love for queso!

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Going Back in Time with the ChicagoActons – Pensacola, July 2010

October 3, 2010

Hi again all! Two posts in one week – can you even believe it? Nothing fancy, but I did want to share some pictures from our trip to Pensacola this summer. We made the 16 hour road trip with the two kids in a rented Jeep Cherokee. It actually went pretty smooth! (At least that’s [...]

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The Actons are Alive & Well After a Fun Summer!

October 1, 2010

Family & friends, Oh, how we’ve missed you! We hope you are all doing great and hope to hear from you soon! Time goes by too fast these days, but we want you all to know that we think and talk about you often. We tell the kids about you and show them pictures of [...]

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Addy & the Waste Basket (wasting time…)

April 29, 2010

Keep your volume down. I get pretty “hooty” when Addy is successful in her feats with that waste basket. Enjoy! =)

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Josh & Addy Lately

March 12, 2010

It’s been a while since we’ve shared any pictures or movies of the kids, so I’ve taken some of our best shots from the past six months and made this short slideshow. If you’d like to print/save/share the pictures, you can view them in our Flickr set. We hope you all are doing great! Enjoy [...]

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Merry Christmas Eve 2009 from the chicagoactons!

December 26, 2009

Merry Christmas Eve from the chicagoactons! We hope you enjoy this short video with highlights from the Eve. It’s worth hanging in until the end of the 5 minute video, especially if you are Tom Davis =) “Merry Christmas from the chicagoactons” (part 2 of our Christmas adventure) will be coming soon!

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