Tot Heaven: The Exploratorium

Looking for a fun way to spend a couple hours with active tots? Then head over to the Skokie Park District’s Exploratorium and enjoy all of the fun there is to offer! Fun on a Small Scale One of the reasons I prefer the Exploratorium over places like the Chicago Children’s Museum, Kohl Children’s Museum, […]

Tips for Bringing Kids to the Museum of Science and Industry

As someone who has grown up in Chicagoland, I have been lucky enough to visit Chicago’s impressive museums numerous times.  I have some great photos of me in pigtails standing in front of the gorgeous marble buildings with friends, excited to explore everything these resources had to offer.  But here’s the thing…taking a trip to […]

River Trails Nature Center

As typical little boys, my guys LOVE being outside.  Just hand them a stick, point them in the direction of a murky puddle, and they are happy as clams.  One of my favorite places to take them, especially after a big rain storm (apparently I really like researching how to get mud stains out of […]