Big Bugs invade Morton Arboretum

David Rogers' larger-than-life Big Bugs exhibit is back at the arboretum for the summer. Read...

 

Baby sloth bear cubs debut at Brookfield Zoo [Slideshow]

The first successful litter of sloth bears cubs were born to one proud mama at Brookfield Zoo in January and made their public debut just a few short days before Mother’s Day. Read...

 

Watch a baby giraffe play at Brookfield Zoo [Video and slideshow]

There's nothing cuter than a 5-month-old giraffe playing outside for the first time. Read...

 

Chicago Parent at ReptileFest 2013 [Slideshow]

We had a blast at this weekend's ReptileFest learning all about snakes, turtles and more.  Read...

 

Kid-friendly gardening ideas in Chicago

We may not have big yards, but there are still plenty of great gardening resources for Chicago families. Read...

 

Brookfield Zoo's Dinosaurs Alive! exhibit brings the prehistoric to life

New exhibit uses interactive elements to help kids understand the links between prehistoric creatures and animals of today. Read...

 

The best Chicago parks for spring walks

Put away the winter boots and get out your walking shoes. It's time to step into spring at one of our favorite parks. Read...

 

Four places to see lambs in Chicago

Nothing says Spring like cute baby lambs. We've found four family-friendly places to see the little guys around Chicago.  Read...

 

Celebrate Groundhog Day 2013 around Chicago

Will he or won't he see his shadow? Either way, celebrate our friend the groundhog with these family-friendly events and activities.  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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