Five can't miss places for hot chocolate in Chicago
11:42 AM - December 7
Forget the instant hot cocoa mixed up at home and nuked in the microwave. Try one of these hot cocoa hot spots for a gourmet treat to combat the cold.
The best decorations around Chicago
2:15 PM - November 16
Mary Edsey has spent years traipsing around Chicago and its suburbs looking for excellent Christmas decorations. She's compiled all of them in a book, now it its second edition.
Ice skating comes to Rockford this winter
11:24 AM - December 17
A new rink in Rockford includes a skating trail through lighted evergreen trees and along the banks of the Rock River.