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Indoor Fun

It's the perfect Thanksgiving craft! Read more

Indoor Fun

The park offers fun options for the whole family. Read more

Outdoor Fun

See why the waterway ranks high among Lake County residents. Read more


Toddlers need fun places to release some energy, especially during the winter. Read more

Indoor Fun


Elizabeth Diffin

This firehouse-themed play place is perfect for the little firefighters in your family. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives


Legoland Discovery Center

After putting a new theme to vote in January, Legoland will open its first Star Wars miniland on March 8. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

You no longer need to struggle to find safe treats for your kids with allergies. Read more

Sweet Treats

Choo-choo ambiance with food on a healthier track has two Chicagoland locations. Read more

Restaurant Picks

This beats backyard trampolines big time. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Volo Auto Museum's exhibits go well beyond its name. In addition to cars of all shapes and styles dominate, visitors will find Hollywood memorabilia, military history and ample space to run and play. Read more


Congratulations to our winners: Ann Luban, Bella, Cheryl, Dezi, Julie Horras, Super Mommy and Theresa. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

A pair of rare auburn chickens, two of only about 300 in the world, were born at Kohl's Children's Museum last weekend. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

A new exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center in Skokie traces the journey of the monkey’s creators, Margret and H.A. Rey as they fled the Nazis in 1940. Read more

General Parenting


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