New Fire Festival lights up Chicago River

From fire dancers to boats sporting flaming sculptures, the first-ever Fire Festival promises to spark kids' excitement. Read...

 

Life with Gramma: Chicago mom reminisces about the woman she adored

Gramma Ella Lucille was a feisty sports fan who loved KFC and Mark Grace. Kari misses her more and more each day.  Read...

 
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6 ways to get the most out of parent- teacher conferences

While kids have likely overcome their jitters associated with starting a new school year, a nerve-racking back-to-school component for parents is around the corner – the first parent/teacher conference. Read...

 
 
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Toddler wrangling for the perfect family portraits

The task of photographing a child can be like entering into a battle. Check out of few tips that make it a bit easier. Read...

 

The sugar rush: Sweet spots in Chicago

From chocolate brains to chewy caramel, we've got the candy spots for you. Read...

 

Healthy muffins to whip up with the kids this weekend

This recipe is destined to become a family fall favorite. Read...

 

Cheyenne: The tamer side of the wild west

Trek west for a fresh look at pioneer history and loads of fun for budding cowboys and cowgirls. Read...

 

Act on your desire to help others at this special theater

Schaumburg-based theater company performs for a purpose. Read...

 

Halloween costume trends for Chicago kids

October is right around the corner! Which means Halloween is right behind it. We've found the most popular costume trends on Pinterest.  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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