Tag Archives: Holidays in Chicago

Chicago’s Best Outdoor Family Activity in the Winter? Ice Skating at Millennium Park

Visiting Chicago this winter? Don’t forget your ice skates! Some of the best family winter memories are to be made at our beloved Millennium Park, where the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink beckons families with free ice skating amidst some of … Continue reading

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Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve Dining in Chicago

You can ring in the New Year with Food, Fun, and Festivities – even if you’ve got kids in tow. Thankfully, a handful of Chicago restaurants have kept families in mind by offering kid-friendly menus and entertainment. Here are three … Continue reading

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Lincoln Park Zoo’s Annual ZooLights Festival

Bundle up and head over to Lincoln Park Zoo, where more than 2 million twinkling lights and all of your animal friends are waiting to celebrate winter with you and your family at the annual ZooLights festival. There is nothing quite like walking around … Continue reading

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A Family Christmas on Chicago’s State Street

State Street – Chicago’s “great” street – is the place to be during the holidays. When I was a little girl, Christmas wasn’t complete without a visit “downtown” to see State Street dressed up in its holiday best. I remember perching on my … Continue reading

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Festive Ideas For Your Friends

Around this time of year I’m reminded how grateful I am to have such wonderful friends. So office parties and holiday events aside, make time for the family of friends that keep you sane. Those people who love you even after a bad … Continue reading

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