Teaching kids to swim and love the water reduces drowning risk
10:26 AM - May 15
Tips from the experts on choosing a swim club and how to get the most out of lessons.
Chicago Kite gets kite-flying beginners up in the air
3:38 PM - April 30
Owner of Chicago Kite/Kite Harbor helped start kite festivals throughout Chicago.
How to choose a summer camp for your kids
12:02 PM - February 11
A zip-line might be important to your child, but what should be important to parents when selecting a camp?
A behind-the-scenes tour of Chicago's Wrigley Field
6:30 PM - July 19
Take me out to the ball game! A look at Wrigley not everyone gets to see.
Best in Chi: The best places to cool off
4:41 PM - June 25
The Windy City can get downright hot this time of year. Here's an inside scoop on great places to chill with your kids when temps soar.
Minor League baseball around Chicago
5:22 PM - May 24
It's not just the Cubs and the White Sox. The Chicago area has four other professional baseball teams that are affordable and cater to family fun.
26th Scottish Festival and Highland Games in Itasca
5:24 PM - May 17
Men in kilts tossing tree trunks! Scottish food (yes, it's tasty)! Rugby! Football! (That means soccer.) And best of all: Bagpipes! It's all at the 26th Annual Scottish Festival and Highland Games in Itasca.
Enter your kids in the Little Boots Rodeo
5:07 PM - May 17
You don't have to know how to ride a horse to compete in the Little Boots Rodeo in Elk Grove Village
Pirate adventures for kids around Chicago
3:51 PM - May 15
Indulge your child's swashbuckling sensibilities this summer.
10 Tips on packing for summer camp
3:27 PM - September 9
Be prepared to lose everything you send to camp except your kid.