Halloween is almost here! There’s a lot to celebrate about this time of year – cooling temps, changing colors of leaves, jack o’lanterns, ghosts, goblins and witches, and many kids’ and parents’ favorite part: Halloween parties, getting dressed up, and going trick-or-treating! Of course, Halloween isn’t a completely laidback time
October is here already. Pick out your costumes, grab your pumpkin carving tools, and choose from a wonderful array of fun things to do with the kids in Chicago this October! From scarecrows to pow wows to apples and music and pets on parade, there’s tons of family-friendly stuff going
As a parent, you’re always on the lookout for teachable moments and opportunities for your little ones. One of the best things you can do for your toddler is to introduce a healthy scope of sensory play for him or her early in life. We learn early in school about
While we believe in limiting screen time for little ones, watching a good movie with a parent actively involved can be a beloved childhood memory for many children. If you’re in the mood for watching a great kid-friendly flick but need some ideas for what to watch, look no further!
One of the very best parts of summertime is the chance to be outside and enjoy the beautiful sunshine and gentle warm air. There’s lots of fun stuff to do with kids in and around Chicago year-round, from shows to restaurants to amusement parks and world-class aquariums and museums. But
Can you believe it? July is already here! Many a firework-loving kid’s favorite holiday is just around the corner and we know you’re looking for some great ways to celebrate the 4th of July in Chicago with your kids this year! Here are a few ideas for your family’s 4th
Father’s Day is this weekend and we always love an excuse to celebrate the wonderful parental figures and caregivers who give their very best to helping raise wonderful little ones! Here are some fun family ideas for celebrating Dad for Father’s Day in Chicago this year: 1. Go for a
Summer’s here and that means plenty of family adventure time! If you’re looking for things to do with the kids, you’re in luck because there are lots of fun things to do in and around the Chicago area this June! Here are a few ideas to get you started: 1.
For many people, Memorial Day has come to mean parties and barbecues, days at the beach, camping trips, the signal of the start of summer and nearly the end of the school year, and other such fun things. But the real meaning of Memorial Day is a very important one