Megan Horst Hatch
Pack up the car and travel for a day of fun, history and outdoor activities with your kids with these five destinations near Chicago.
Are you planning to get a new dog? Two Chicago experts share some of their tips on how you can housetrain your new pet.
Help your child pick out a great ensemble for the first day of school by shopping at these boutiques in the Chicago area.
What do you look for in a perfect babysitter? We talked to a Chicago area expert to get tips on what to look for.
You’ll need more than your passport and a few maps for your upcoming trip to Europe. Two travel agent based in the Chicago area shared their tips for what to pack for a trip overseas.
If you’re looking for some history with your pint of beer, then give these historically significant bars in Chicago a look.
Unwind with friends and have a laugh or two at these standup comedy clubs in Chicago.
What are your plans for the Fourth of July? If you’re looking for a place to watch fireworks in the Chicago area, then keep this list in mind.
Are you ready to furnish and decorate your first apartment in Chicago? Our experts give tips on how to make your apartment comfortable without breaking your budget.
Get behind the wheel at these go kart racing venues in the Chicago area.
Get your friends and keep the party going at these Chicago bars during LGBT Pride Month.
Grab your favorite horseback riding gear and hit the trails with these venues within about 60 miles of Chicago.
Skate parks can be great places to try new maneuvers without worrying about pedestrians or cars. Here’s where to go in the Chicago area the next time you want to spend some time on your skateboard or inline skates.
Get ready to make a splash at the beach by picking up a stylish new swimsuit in Chicago. Here are five shops worth a look.
You don’t have to go far for a romantic honeymoon. Keep this list of some of the best honeymoon spots near Chicago in mind when making your post-wedding plans.
With warm weather finally here, it’s time to get out and dine and drink alfresco. The next time you want a drink on the patio, keep these Chicago bars in mind.
Make your own one-ingredient dog treat using this recipe from a Chicago expert.
From selfies to group photos, here’s what you need to know so you can take a great picture with your phone.
Pack up your car and hit the road for these five must-see destinations that are within a four-hour drive of the Chicago area.
From big-name music festivals held in Chicago, to festivals just a short car ride away, you won’t long for more options when it comes to live musical performances this summer.