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Kids love the beach; it’s like a giant sandbox to play in for hours! Browse our favorite family friendly beaches.

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Enjoy a Chillcation in Chicago this Holiday or Spring!
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Enjoy a Chillcation in Chicago this Holiday or Spring!

This winter, the Hiltons of Chicago invite everyone to take a Chillcation – an escape solely dedicated to chilling and detaching from the winter monotony with a quick jaunt to unwind, relax, and reset. This …

Explore the Windy City of Chicago, IL for Less!
Sunday, October 6, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Explore the Windy City of Chicago, IL for Less!

A Chicago family vacation has something for all ages from dinosaurs to baseball, skyscraper views to a riverboat cruise. Find great deals on Chicago hotels here.

Top 5 Activities in Chicago with Kids
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Top 5 Activities in Chicago with Kids

Spending a family vacation in Chicago is so fun!  There are so many things to do in Chicago with kids, there’s no way I can list them all here.  But if you only have a …

Quad Cities Offers Several Fun Fall Family Activities
Friday, September 18, 2009 – 1:04 am | Comments Off
Quad Cities Offers Several Fun Fall Family Activities

Comprised of 5 cities along the Mississippi River, (Davenport, IA;  Moline, IL; Rock Island, IL; Bettendorf, IA; East Moline, IL) the Quad Cities is full of action this weekend and into the fall months.  The Quad …

September 19th Be Talk Like A Pirate Day; So, Yo Ho Ho to Chicago!
Sunday, September 13, 2009 – 1:03 am | Comments Off
September 19th Be Talk Like A Pirate Day; So, Yo Ho Ho to Chicago!

A ‘Bottle ‘o rum’ to local mom, Susan Wilson for sharing some piratey adventures and some fall family activities in Chicago, too.
Chicago is a city that understands the arts and makes them available to as …

Beat The Heat This Summer With Free Splash Parks
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 – 1:27 pm | 16 Comments
Beat The Heat This Summer With Free Splash Parks

The dog-days of summer are upon us and with the economy the way it is, free splash parks are a great way to save a few greenbacks without compromising the fun factor.  I’ve asked parents …

Downtown Chicago with Kids
Sunday, August 31, 2008 – 12:16 pm | One Comment
Downtown Chicago with Kids

The biggest city in the Midwest has a surprising number of kid-friendly attractions right downtown. For starters, there is so much green park space, lots of shade and the city is very stroller-friendly.