11 Undying Habits That Prove You Can Never Take Illinois Out Of The Illinoisan
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published August 12, 2017
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
When you grow up in a state rife with tradition, there are some habits you just can’t shake. It happens to everyone – people from New Jersey can’t stop getting tans and Californians are addicted to avocado. If you’re a true Illinoisan, you’ll know all about these 11 habits.
It’s hard to deny your heritage. Keep scrolling to uncover habits of Illinoisans you may not even realize exist.