The Midwest might not be the first destination that comes to mind when planning winter ski trips, but there are plenty of places in the area to hit the slopes. Most ski areas have a wide variety of runs, making them perfect for all levels of ski enthusiasts. The hills may not be as steep as their competitors out West, but they have the perfect conditions for getting kids started on skis and families looking to spend quality time together in the snow. This winter, pack your gear and head to some of the best places to ski in the Midwest with kids.
Time to celebrate fall with a pumpkin patch visit and pumpkin roundup! Fall is our family’s favorite time of year, and one of our favorite ways to celebrate is with a pumpkin patch visit. I love all things pumpkin, so I reached out to a few other bloggers and asked them to share some of their favorite books, crafts, and recipes to go along with this post, so let’s just call this a complete pumpkin roundup. Everything related to pumpkins you will find here.
We are sharing some kid friendly spooky destinations in Illinois! Halloween can be a frightening time for young children, so we’ve found some of the more mild entertainment options that will allow your family to enjoy the holiday without causing any additional stress or anxiety (plus a couple scary ones if that’s more your speed). Happy haunting everyone!