Category Archives: Life at Kelmscott

How to Plant a Patio Garden for Your Apartment

For most people, planting a garden is all about flowers. From a cook's perspective, it's all about food. Flowers are nice, but vegetables are practical. And when space in the garden is tight, I will always choose culinary over ornamental. With innovative pots and planters that have self-watering reservoirs, it's easier than ever to grow…

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Last-minute Shopping: Grocery Stores Open for Thanksgiving Day

As the number of Americans fully vaccinated against the coronavirus continues to grow, the traditional Thanksgiving gatherings of the pre-pandemic days are likely to return with a full, festive vengeance to Lake Forest and Lake Bluff this year. In our excitement to once again cook a complete holiday meal for 20, it's quite possible we'll…

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The Lake Forest Beach and Park Is Open Again for 2021

Did you hear!? Kelmscott Park Apartments is just 5 minutes away from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Northshore. With plenty of sand, sun, grass, and shade, this gorgeous Lake Michigan beach is hard to beat. And guess what? It’s open! We are excited to welcome the Kelmscott Park Apartments Community back to…

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4 Benefits of Living In a Garden-Style or Park-Style Apartment

We take immense pride in our apartment buildings. We also know that besides the apartments themselves, it’s important to think about the environment and surroundings of those apartments. This is why at Kelmscott Park Apartments we love the idea of creating a park-style setting for our residents in Lake Forest. With beautiful gardens designed by…

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