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Community Manager, Larry, enjoyed getting to see so many residents at past events and hopes to see even more soon. Keep reading for more upcoming fun and a note from Larry.
The Community Office will be closed on Monday, September 5, in observance of Labor Day. Garbage and recycling will be picked up on Thursday, September 8, along with yard waste. Have a safe holiday.
Halloween may be just around the corner, but this season’s spookiest ghoul is in your salad bowl. Ghost peppers are one of the hottest peppers in the world. They are said to be 416 times hotter than a mild jalapeno— yikes! Could you handle the heat?
We have lots of projects planned for our community in 2022. Read on to see how we are continuing to improve Saddlebrook Farms for our residents!
There is always something happening at Saddlebrook Farms. As we move into the fall, we are happy to have more events coming up. Keep reading for more; you’ll want to mark your calendar for these.
There’s great food for you to try right down the road in Grayslake. Read on for more on Emil's tavern and find out the secret to what makes this place so great.
Fuel your busy calendar with a healthy, delicious snack. This delicious mango smoothie made with mangoes, bananas, yogurt, and milk is refreshing and easily transportable. You can also chop up some frozen mango and take it with you on the go.
We loved hosting the Fishing Derby for the grandchildren of residents. Everyone had a great time and the weather was perfect! Keep reading for more on the event.
Do you have an interest in seeing or flying remote-controlled planes (drones)? Come visit and join our SBF RC Flyers Club. We meet every day from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the SBF Flyers hanger and field. Keep reading for more information.
Congratulations to Zofia and Roland VanEmpel, this issue’s Yard of the Quarter winners! Check out their beautiful homesite at 612 Filly Lane on your next walk around the neighborhood.
Take pride in your book collection by creating a beautiful display. Place your largest books in the center of your coffee table and file the rest on a bookshelf or bookcase. Unleash your inner librarian and organize them. You might even discover a book you didn’t know you had!
Friday, September 9, is the last day to sign up for the fall fertilizer with weed control. Treatments are $28.00 for a small lot and $35.00 for a large lot. To sign up, please submit a work request or send an e-mail here.
Information about how you can reserve the Lake Lodge for your 2023 private party will be included in the October issue of the Residents’ New Notes. The Lake Lodge usage is for family-type parties and is not intended for open invitations to all residents or those outside of our community.
Mark your calendars for Sunday, October 23 for Grandchildren’s Trick or Treat! Keep reading for times, how to participate, and where to send pictures after the event.
Move over, meditation: axe throwing is the newest stress relief trend. At an axe-throwing venue, customers are able to test their aim by attempting to hit a bullseye while simultaneously releasing pent-up anger. Don’t worry, it’s a lot safer than it looks!
This year’s craft show will be held at the Lake Lodge on Saturday, November 12, and Sunday, November 13. If you are interested in participating and selling your crafts, read on for some important information.
Need gift ideas for the person who has everything? What would you bring to your coworker’s housewarming party? Have you been stumped on a gift idea for someone you just met? Having a list of fail-safe gifts puts the fun back into giving. Check out these ideas to be the best gift-giver in town.
You can tell a lot about a person based on the way they handle themselves at restaurants. Brush up on your restaurant etiquette to avoid a foodie faux pas. If all else fails, remember: your drinking glass goes on the right side of your plate.
When the weather outside is frightful, streaming services are always delightful. Platforms like Netflix, Hulu, and HBO Max are constantly adding new movies to their selection. So, what are you waiting for? Start streaming!
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