What are you thankful for?
9:57 PM - November 20
That's the question we asked Chicago Parent bloggers. These are their answers. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
2011's best games
5:18 PM - November 18
We sent some parent media and game experts out to find the best for Chicago Parent readers. Here's our list of great games for Christmas and Hanukkah.
2011's best toys
3:56 PM - November 18
We sent some parent media and game experts out to find the best for Chicago Parent readers. Here's our list of great toys for Christmas and Hanukkah.
Chicago holiday festivals 2012
12:00 PM - November 15
From tree lightings to sleigh rides to unique shopping opportunities, Chicago area cities and towns know how to celebrate the holidays.
Tree lighting ceremonies around Chicago for 2012
5:42 PM - November 14
There's something warm about a community coming together in the cold, hot chocolates in hand, holiday music twinkling, waiting for the oohs and aahs as the city or village tree is lit. Here's a list of tree lighting ceremonies around the Chicago area this holiday.
4:37 PM - November 11
<p>Yes, Thanksgiving is all about tradition, but you've got to throw in a new dish or two every once in a while. Check out our recipes here.</p>
What kind of squash should you buy?
10:27 AM - October 31
<p>The best place to experience the range of squash options is a farmers market, where you are more likely to encounter lesser-known varieties. ...
November events in and around Chicago
7:58 PM - October 30
Post-Halloween and pre-Thanksgiving, there's a lot to do in Chicago. Here are a few of our favorites.
10 Non-Holiday Shows in November
6:48 PM - October 30
A lot of Chicago theaters open shows in November. Here's a list of fun shows that aren't necessarily about scrooges or santas.
5 Hosted Trick-or-Treats in Chicago
3:22 PM - October 25
Chicago can be a hard place to Trick-or-Treat. Too many apartment buildings that you can't necessarily get into, a curfew schedule that doesn't fit yours and, let's face it, the guy in the homeless costume on the corner. Here are five hosted events you can go to in Chicago for safe and fun trick-or-treating.