Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.
If you’re looking to try out a new spot or just looking around at the differing grooming services offered, check out some of these pet salons that can make a real difference in the look and feel of your pet.
Visiting a petting zoo can be a great way to let the kids interact with animals, and get away from the hustle and bustle of city living.
While watching the big game at home can definitely have its advantages, going out as a family to watch the game on multiple television screens can help to hype up the event. Bring the kids to your next game-day celebration and skip the babysitter fee for a change.
School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it’s a great place to get started.
Senior year in high school is a time of choices, changes, and transitions. It’s also a time of hard work, where students aren’t just focusing on the schoolwork at hand, but also getting ready for college.
Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.
Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.
Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.
Getting fresh produce can mean picking it yourself at one of the many farms or orchards around the Chicago area.
From basic puppy classes to agility training, check out the following dog obedience schools available for your pooch in the Chicago area.
Packing essentials for a family-friendly road trip that won’t leave you wishing you’d never left home.
Instead of registering your child for soccer or basketball, consider taking a look at the following five dance classes for kids in the Chicago area.
Need ideas for July 4th weekend with your family? We have the ultimate guide for your holiday weekend.
Drive-in movie theaters can be a fun twist on the same old trip to the movies. Whether it’s a family-friendly outing or a nostalgic first date, Chicago has some great drive-in movie theaters worth taking a drive for.
No matter the season, visiting a botanical garden in Chicago is an excellent way to get closer to nature and experience the wonderment of plant life.
Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.
Americans love their sports, just not soccer. With the start of the 2014 World Cup, here are 5 ways to make Americans care.
The emergence of warm weather in Chicago doesn’t necessarily mean that the process of learning should be put on hold. Continue stimulating your child’s mind during the summer and ensure they don’t forget all that was learned during the year.
This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.
We have brainstormed the best winter activities to keep you entertained.
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