Tips and Tricks

5 Rainy Day Activities for Kids | Family Game Nights with No Screens

Need some fun rainy day activities for kids? I don't know about you but I get a little stressed trying to keep the kids busy, especially during winter months or rainy days when you can't just send them outside to play? The nights get long in the winter and kids who are bored tend to get… Continue reading 5 Rainy Day Activities for Kids | Family Game Nights with No Screens

Chicago Family Attractions

10 Best Christmas Light Displays to Celebrate Christmas in Chicago

It’s that time a year again to celebrate Christmas in Chicago! This time of year, brings so many fun family things to do for Christmas. A great way to celebrate with the whole family is to discover all the Christmas light displays around the city and suburbs. With it getting dark so early you can… Continue reading 10 Best Christmas Light Displays to Celebrate Christmas in Chicago

Travel with Kids

Easiest Money Saving Tips For Budget Travel on Family Vacation

Are you planning a vacation and wondering how to save money traveling with kids? You want to have a great family vacation but you also don’t want to break the bank. Our family loves to travel and figuring out ways to budget travel has allowed us to travel even more. The family bonding and fun your family has together… Continue reading Easiest Money Saving Tips For Budget Travel on Family Vacation

Fun Family Trips

How to Travel with Kids | 15 Travel Tips to Survive Road Trips

So, you're getting ready for a road trip with the kids. Are you getting a little nervous about how travel with kids will go? We all want to enjoy our family time together on vacation but sometimes the road trip part can be pretty stressful. What you need is a road trip planner filled with… Continue reading How to Travel with Kids | 15 Travel Tips to Survive Road Trips

Fun Family Trips · Travel with Kids

Wilderness Resort Wisconsin Dells | 15 Best Tips for Family Weekend Getaways

Are you looking for fun family weekend getaways in the Midwest? Look no further than Wisconsin Dells,"The Waterpark Capitol of the World"!  I know this place can get a bad rap for being too cheesy but it's not that way anymore. Our family recently took a quick 3-day trip to the Wilderness Resort, Wisconsin Dells… Continue reading Wilderness Resort Wisconsin Dells | 15 Best Tips for Family Weekend Getaways

Kids Parties · Kids Parties and Holidays

10 Most Popular Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

Are you looking for fun birthday party ideas for boys? It’s always a struggle to come up with a birthday theme that your child will love and all his friends will enjoy attending. You want a birthday theme that is popular but also fits your child’s personality. With two boys myself, I struggle twice a… Continue reading 10 Most Popular Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

Holidays Ideas · Kids Parties and Holidays

5 Halloween Mystery Boxes for School Parties

Halloween Mystery Boxes - Halloween is such a fun holiday and I love celebrating it with my kids. I like to make it a special and memorable time for the kids but I also only have so much time to work on projects. I was looking for something fun and easy to make for a… Continue reading 5 Halloween Mystery Boxes for School Parties

Chicago Family Attractions

7 Can’t Miss Things to Do in Chicago with Kids  

Are you wondering what to do in Chicago this weekend with kids? There are so many great downtown Chicago attractions for your family to see whether you’re visiting the city or just looking for a stay-cation. Chicago offers world class museums, a fabulous zoo and the best children's playground we have ever been to. You… Continue reading 7 Can’t Miss Things to Do in Chicago with Kids  

Travel with Kids

Maggie Daley Park Chicago | Best Things to Do with Kids 

Maggie Daley Park is an amazing play land for kids built right into downtown Chicago. If you're looking for things to do with kids in Chicago, this should be at the top of your list along with Millennium Park.  The 20-acre park includes the really cool Play Gardens, ice skating, rock climbing, miniature golf, and more. This Chicago attraction will not disappoint and will make a truly memorable family day out. Follow… Continue reading Maggie Daley Park Chicago | Best Things to Do with Kids 

Travel with Kids

Millennium Park Chicago | 8 Things to Do with Kids

Millennium Park is one of the can't miss Chicago Attractions when visiting the city. A beautiful 24.5 acre park filled with art, gardens, monuments, play grounds, music, and more right in the heart of the city.  If you're looking for free things to do in Chicago with kids, you won't want to miss this amazing park.   You will find… Continue reading Millennium Park Chicago | 8 Things to Do with Kids