Lake Geneva, Wisconsin is a resort town located an hour and a half north of Chicago and an hour south of Milwaukee. In the summer, the town welcomes visitors coming to sail and swim on Geneva Lake, relax in their lake houses, or . . .
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 . . .
Many adults might head to Kansas City for their famous barbecue restaurants and jazz clubs, but there are many fun things to do with kids in Kansas City. The self proclaimed City of Fountains (there are over 200 throughout the . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
If you haven't visited Milwaukee with kids, you don't know what you're missing. This city on Lake Michigan has family friendly museums, restaurants, and festivals to appeal to children of all ages. The city is fairly easy to . . .
Every summer many families partake on a great American road trip, and this year our journey has brought us to Cooperstown, New York. Our oldest son and his team has the opportunity to play baseball at the Cooperstown Dreams Park . . .
The weather everywhere has been 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. The polar vortex roared through last year, this year we . . .
Noon Year's Eve at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum On New Year's Eve our family had the opportunity to do something special, a little different from our average New Year's Eve celebration, which usually consists of lounging . . .
Best Holiday Events in Chicago Chicago is one of the best cities to visit during the holiday season. The holidays begin in earnest in Chicago with the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival at the end of November. There is a . . .
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 . . .