Family & Pets
Where should you go for gardening advice in the Chicago area? A gardening expert gives the scoop on how to set up your Chicago garden this spring.
While Easter may not get all of the glory in children’s eyes like Christmas and Halloween, it can definitely become one of your child’s favorite holidays. Take the kids out to some themed events and Easter will quickly rank high on the favorite holidays list.
Head to the Chicago suburb of Glenview with your family for a fun-filled afternoon at the Kohl Children’s Museum.
Pottery painting classes offer a great way to turn your painting into a great keepsake for the house. Whether it’s a mug, plate or ornament, children can make the best keepsakes through their imagination and creativity.
If you love animals and are looking to make a difference in an animal’s life, consider volunteering at one or more of the animal-related opportunities available in Chicago.
Spring break may not be the full summer vacation that many kids count down to but it still holds some great expectations in their minds. As a parent, choose the right activities to stimulate their bodies and minds and make the most out of their time off from school.
Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.
The Chicago area is teeming with family-friendly events to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Check out this list of events happening around the city this year.
Rescuing an animal can be a great way to give a home to a needy pet and add to the love in your family. Chicago rescue shelters offer a safe and comfortable environment for their rescues and provide some great options for prospective pet owners.
From sports to science, the Chicago area offers plenty of day camps that your child is sure to enjoy this summer.
Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be just about couples. Check out some of the kid-friendly activities in Chicago that won’t make your little one feel left out of the festivities.
Line up a babysitter and have some fun with your significant other on Valentine’s Day with these five date night ideas in Chicago.
Finding the best doggy day care is important when putting your dog in the care of someone else. Here you will find the best doggy day care in Chicago.
While the Super Bowl might be much anticipated for some, not everyone is enthusiastic to watch the game. For those with young children or just adults who aren’t much of football fans, make the most of your Super Bowl Sunday with some alternative activities.
Take your pick of these wonderful watering holes that do it up right for the final football game of the season.
Are you having a hard time meeting other parents? The following five places are great ways to meet other parents in Chicago.
Finding the best day care for a child can be challenging, but here you will find five day care programs that parents can feel confident and secure about.
While everyone might consider hiring some sort of cleaning service for their home, many people have doubts on reliability and affordability. However, there are a number of cleaning service companies in Chicago that offer quality cleaning services without breaking the budget.
Ice skating can be a great way to have fun during winter without having to do the full-on snowman building or tobogganing. Chicago has a number of rinks to choose from, both indoor and outdoor, so you won’t let winter drag you down this year.
Keep your dog, cat, fish or snake warm this winter by checking out the selection of cold-weather gear from the following five stores in the Chicago area.