12 Things Every True Illinoisan Does In The Summer
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published July 05, 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.
Summer in the Midwest is no joke, and Illinois is no exception to the hot weather and frightening storms that make our warm months memorable. To beat the heat and shake those lingering winter blues, Illinoisans know what they have to do.
Keep scrolling for 12 things every Illinoisan does in the summer to make sure you’re doing it right.