Call it the “Game of Thrones” factor, but braids are hot. Veteran stylist Amy Corvillion, owner of All About You in Crystal Lake, offers three easy braided hairstyles that will keep you cool, in both senses of the word, and looking hot.
Shake things up a bit this summer and catch a play with your child. From Shakespeare to Dr. Seuss, the Chicago area offers plenty of children’s shows for the entire family to enjoy.
With so many hotel choices in Chicago, you may as well choose one that knows just how welcome a complimentary breakfast can be to guests whether in town on business or pleasure.
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.
Grab the girls and head to one of these Chicago spots that offer deals for customers of the female persuasion.
Encourage your kids in the kitchen with these healthy kid-friendly recipes from Chicago-area chefs.
You don’t have to be a world traveler to score handmade pieces, just head to any of these Chicago shops that stock an ever-changing array of crafted-by-hand extras that help you shine.
Whether you need a guided meditation class or just a place for contemplation, consider checking out the following five mediation centers in the Chicago area.
There are many spots to sunbathe in Chicago. Depending on the atmosphere one is looking for, there is the perfect sunbathing spot available for everyone.
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.
Backyard, deck and patio grills will be smokin’ along will these Chicago spots for pre- and post-fireworks celebrations around the city on Independence Day, 2014.
The wavy lines in your vision may be from the temps but these frozen concoctions will pull them taut so you can revel in all the sweetness of summer in Chicago.
This Fourth of July, party in style by checking out these Chicago-area stores for all of your patriotic needs.
From used bookstores to finding just the right place to get children’s books, the Chicago area has plenty of independent bookstores to visit.
Here are a few of the most fun places to stay and eat and things to see while you plan your long weekend in the Windy City.
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.
Make your Fourth of July celebrations stand out with these unique cocktails designed by local mixologists and bartenders.
Chicago is a city known for its pizza. Check out these five restaurants to satisfy your cheesy pizza craving.
Tea is useful for much more than filling your cup. Check out these five unusual uses before you throw away your next teabag.
Instead of spending top dollar to buy a tuxedo. guys can just rent one from one of these Chicago shops.