Escape to nature without leaving Chicago
3:25 PM - December 10
When the cold weather sets in for another long Chicago winter, it's time to hit these local hot spots that will make you feel like you're visiting the tropics.
Lumber Jane? A feminine twist on flannel menswear
By Meredith Sinclair | Trending
2:47 PM - December 10
From accessories to warm and cozy coats, red and black flannel is everywhere this winter. Meredith shares tips on how to feminize this manly look.
Rockin' around the Christmas tree: 8 new holiday records for 2013
By | The Rock Father
1:43 PM - December 10
From folk artists to punk bands, The Rock Father has found home-grown and global holiday music for everyone to enjoy!
Chicago travels: Spend the holidays at the Abbey Resort
By | O...The Places We Go
11:55 AM - December 10
The Abbey Resort, along the shores of Lake Geneva in Wisconsin, boasts all the makings of a fun-filled holiday weekend!
Chicago moms, stop being so hard on each other
By | Pinwheel
10:26 AM - December 10
Moms need supportive friends, not judgmental enemies. Rebecca's holiday wish this year is that moms cut each other a break.
A Chicago mom’s love/hate relationship with family portraits
By | Erin Skibinski
10:05 AM - December 10
Every year Erin wonders why she tortures herself with the planning and executing of the Skibinski holiday family portrait. Then, the photos come, and she falls in love with family portrait day all over again.
Four ways to ring in 2014 with kids in Chicago
3:46 PM - December 9
Join your kids to ring in 2014 with parties geared especially for them.
Goodman's Christmas Carol is a perfect family outing
3:14 PM - December 9
Looking for a new family tradition this holiday season? Goodman Theatre's A Christmas Carol offers a funny and faithful telling of Dickens' classic tale.