A magical evening at Joffrey Ballet Affinity Night
5:03 PM - December 13
A slideshow from our night at the Joffrey.
A dad’s annual holiday struggle
1:09 PM - December 13
Christopher Garlington shares his struggles with assembling toys and wrapping them well enough to be presentable.
Four Chicagoans who inspire us this holiday season
4:07 PM - December 10
Meet four people who are making a difference in Chicago in their own way.
Baking and decorating tips for healthy cookies
11:56 AM - December 10
Fairmont hotel's executive pastry chef Erin Brew shares ideas for families to bake and decorate healthier cookies this season.
How to help military families in Chicago
3:11 PM - December 7
It’s easy for people to help make the holidays a little less difficult for the 1 percent of Americans who serve in the military.
3 places to find unique holiday wares in Chicago
10:37 AM - December 5
These shops bring something unexpected to the usual holiday decor.
The uptight bakers and the boy
3:18 PM - December 3
Holiday cookies bring family together—within reason.
6 ways to keep spending in check this holiday season
12:17 PM - December 3
There are plenty of things you can do to keep holiday expenditures under control so you're not drowning in debt come January.
10 things you didn't know about the Rockettes
12:53 PM - November 28
The Radio City Christmas Spectacular brings its glitz, glamour and very high kicks to Chicago.
The Christmas Schooner is Chicago's own Christmas story
12:23 PM - November 28
New holiday play dramatizes the bittersweet story of a family who brought Christmas trees to immigrant families in Chicago.