Alena Murguia

Mom: Adrian Peterson let my son down

How does a parent help their child when news breaks about their hero allegedly beating a child?

Harold and the Purple Crayon comes to Chicago

The show will be the premiere performance in the theater's first permanent home.

Beauty and the Beast: A perfect story told by Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Chicago Shakespeare Theater uses outstanding voices, swift choreography, dynamic costumes and computer-animated graphics to bring the enchanted world of Belle and Beast to life.

Palmer House with the family

Taking your family for an overnight at the Palmer House is like walking through history - with all the modern amenities and technology.

Freshii restaurants are fun and inexpensive

Alena Murguia discovers Freshii - fast, healthy food.

Enter your kids in the Little Boots Rodeo

You don't have to know how to ride a horse to compete in the Little Boots Rodeo in Elk Grove Village

Kids LiveWell unveils healthy options on kids menus

The National Restaurant Association's Kids LiveWell program has 96 participating restaurants around the country pledging to serve healthy kids meals. Alena Murguia recently attended one of their events.

Three places to brunch in Chicago

When Alena Murguia thinks Mother's Day, she thinks brunch. Here are three spots perfect for brunch on Mother's Day or any other weekend.

Mother/Daughter manicures at Rock Candy Salon

Rock Candy Salon caters to kids (and their moms)

Nookies signs on to Healthy Fare for Kids

Our "Good to Go" writer, Alena Murguia, is thrilled to bring her kids to a restaurant that serves healthy food, as part of the Healthy Fare for Kids program.
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