I have long been a fan of using travel guides to plan trips. In fact, on my very first trip abroad over twenty years ago, I’m pretty sure I packed no less than three books for my travels. It’s still my go-to method for planning . . .
Chicago is an amazing city to visit with a family, but it is especially cool for teens. Teenagers will enjoy the variety of things to see and do from Broadway shows to high speed boat tours on Lake Michigan. No matter their . . .
Chicago is meant for exploring any time of year, but in the summer it is especially fun for tourists and locals. Instead of exploring the same spots as everyone else, why not try something new, and free? These are some of our . . .
It can be difficult to find kid friendly restaurants in Chicago, so sometimes I find myself scrambling for places to eat. Before I even leave the comforts of the suburbs, I'm scouting for the latest and greatest restaurant in the . . .
December is a magical time to celebrate the holidays in Chicago as the city puts its best foot forward. There are traditions aplenty throughout Chicagoland, if you know where to look. Everything kicks off mid-November with the . . .
Fall is a favorite time of year for many families in the Midwest. The leaves begin to change to beautiful hues, there's a chill in the air, and there are many reasons to go out and enjoy the weather. We've put together some of . . .