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 . . .
Anyone can appreciate tips for saving money, and visitors to the Windy City are no different. The cost of exploring tourist attractions and local museums can add up quickly. An easy way to avoid this is to invest in an attractions . . .
When couples plan a romantic evening, it’s easy to choose something simple like dinner at a nice restaurant. Next time you plan a special date, why not spoil your significant other and surprise them with a stay at a luxury hotel? . . .
The Travel and Adventure Show is getting ready to kick off its tour across the country, and while it's a great place for adults, it can be fun for kids as well. On January 21st and 22nd, families won't want to miss the Chicago . . .
It isn’t every day you have the opportunity to play tourist in your own backyard, so when Loews Chicago approached me about trying out their “Urban Explorer” package, I jumped at the chance. Designed for families, the package . . .
When our family moved to the Chicago area thirteen years ago, we were pleasantly surprised by the wealth of kid-friendly activities the city has to offer. Chicago almost feels like a city built with children’s entertainment in . . .
If you're visiting Chicago or live in the city or suburbs, I would highly recommend making time to visit the suburb of Rosemont. While tiny in population, the village certainly doesn't lack for entertainment, restaurants, or . . .
The InterContinental Hotel Chicago is family friendly luxury right in the heart of downtown. Originally built as a men's athletic club in 1929, the hotel was purchased by InterContinental Hotels in 1988 who immediately set to . . .
Winter weather can be atrocious, but in Chicago we are used to it, and try to have a supply of fun winter activities for kids ready to go at any given moment. As locals know, it is important to have plenty of activities at your . . .
*THIS POST WAS LAST UPDATED IN DECEMBER 2015, FOR THE CURRENT YEAR'S POST, CLICK HERE. Chicago is one of the best cities to visit during the holiday season. The holidays begin in earnest in Chicago with the Magnificent Mile . . .
Virtually Visiting the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago This week I learned many new things about transitioning websites and making a YouTube video. Here is my first YouTube video . . .