Pheasant Run

Best Father’s Day Golf Specials

Father’s Day is right around the corner and if you’ve been in the local Hallmark lately searching for the perfect card, they all center on grilling, TV remotes and golf. Here are a few golf specials in Chicagoland to help him relax on his big day.

06/14/2011

Cinco Festival Little Village

Cinco de Mayo Events In Chicago

Cinco de Mayo (or “5th of May”) commemorates the Mexican army’s victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Here in Chicago, there are a number of festivities and events throughout the city to help celebrate this joyful day in Mexican history.

05/03/2011

Charlie Sheen

Celebrate April Fool’s Day In Chicago

Looking for something to do this April Fool’s Day? From comedy to Charlie Sheen look-a-like contests– We’ve got you covered!

03/31/2011

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Best Purim Activities In Chicagoland For Kids

Purim is a festive early spring holiday commemorating the failure of a plot to exterminate the Jews in ancient Persia. Jewish families celebrate the holiday with a raucous reading of the story of Purim. Here are some lively Purim activities for families in the Chicago area.

03/10/2011

Skiing Grand Geneva

Guide To: Winter In Lake Geneva

Planning a weekend getaway? Located 80 miles from Chicagoland, Lake Geneva, WI, provides a perfect escape for Chicagoans trying to avoid expensive plane fare or hours in the car. When planning a weekend in Lake Geneva this winter, think of this as your go-to guide for hotels, activities and winter fun.

01/27/2011

Rebar

Best Winter Cocktails In Chicago

Winter in Chicago can be long and brutal. Warm things up with these featured drinks. From the traditional hot toddy to hot chocolate with a twist, here are some of the best cocktails to keep you warm this season.

01/26/2011

New Year's Eve Dress

Girl’s Guide to Finding the Perfect New Year’s Dress

Ditch the generic party dress and create a look of your own on the most glamorous night of the year. Here are a few tips to help you find the perfect dress and stand out from the crowd.

12/27/2010

Christmas Cookies

Kid-Friendly Holiday Cookies

Parents ready to get creative with their kids in the kitchen, can ward off the winter blahs and busy bored hands with some holiday baking while the youngsters are on break from school.

12/23/2010

Christmas Lights In Chicago

Best Holiday Lights In Chicago

Check out our list of the best FREE holiday light displays in Chicago. Grab the camera and some hot chocolate and get outside!

12/22/2010

Family Friendly New Year's Eve

Best Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Activities In Chicago

Remember when New Year’s Eve meant a glamorous party, champagne toasts and dancing the night away? So do I – barely. Here are the best bets for a family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration.

12/22/2010

New Year's Brunch

Best Places To Have New Year’s Day Brunch

You might want to sleep in New Year’s Day, but there is nothing better to kick that hangover from too much champagne the night before then to have a hearty breakfast the next morning. You […]

12/21/2010

Santa At Zoo Lights

Best Places To See Santa In Chicago

It’s Christmas week in Chicago. Haven’t seen Santa yet? Never fear! Here are some of the best places to see Mr. Claus in Chicago.

12/20/2010

Gift Guide For Guys

Gift Guide For Guys

Alright guys, so you waited until the last week, her best friend that you’d normally ask for advice is out of town, and you missed all the hints she dropped because you were too busy watching your fantasy football team. It’s not too late, fellas!

12/20/2010

theWit

Best New Year’s Eve Parties In Chicago

Where will you be when the clock strikes 12? We’ve got a list of some of the hottest New Year’s Eve parties in Chicago.

12/17/2010

Offbeat Gifts

10 Best Places To Find Offbeat Gifts

One of the nice things about living in a large city like Chicago is you can find pretty much anything you can think of, and a lot of things you’d probably never think of. Here are 10 local sources for all things fun and funky.

12/17/2010

Prudential Plaza Tree

Where To Take The Best Holiday Photo In Chicago

It’s the holiday season and Chicago is littered with decorations. How do you pick the perfect place for your holiday photos? Being a holiday fanatic, I have easily chosen my favorites so you don’t have to look far.

12/16/2010

Best Toys For Preschoolers

Best Gifts For Preschoolers

Adults who are not totally immersed inside the world of preschoolers often have a hard time figuring out or remembering what the little angels find intriguing and fun. Here’s a list of winning Christmas gifts for the little tykes.

12/15/2010

Hot Chocolate Chicago

Best Hot Chocolate In Chicago

It never hurts to be holding something warm as a last buffer against the cold. But what to do when coffee isn’t the answer? It’s hot chocolate time.

12/14/2010

New Year's Eve

Best New Year’s Eve Menus In Chicago

This New Year’s Eve, take advantage of one of the many restaurant specials in Chicago. Check out this list of the best New Year’s menus, discounts, and dinner for two specials.

12/13/2010

Nutcracker

Chicago’s Most Festive Holiday Shows

When Chicago’s holiday season is in full swing, there are countless numbers of festive shows to see with your family.

12/13/2010