Ways to Enjoy Chicago Museum Week

For nine days, the city of Chicago’s top museums are coming together to celebrate Chicago Museum Week. Not only is it a great time to take advantage of discounted admission to some of the best museums in the country, but it is also a great opportunity to expose your kids to quality art, science, and […]

Picnicking Spots & Meal Ideas

Are you trying to soak up the gorgeous weather before Chicago again becomes Chiberia?  Me too.  That’s why we are eating out (and no, I don’t mean going to restaurants—my wallet can only stretch so far) as often as possible.  I love serving meals as picnics because it puts an extra special spin on a […]

Exploring the Adler Planetarium

You know that saying about how the best things come in small packages?  Well, that couldn’t be more true about this small yet mighty gem on Chicago’s museum campus.  What am I talking about?  The Adler Planetarium of course!  Read about how this often overlooked museum is the perfect place for your little explorers to […]