Five Reasons Why All Chicago Families Should Take a Road Trip to Milwaukee

As wonderful as Chicago and its suburbs are, sometimes it’s great to just get away for a bit. But when you have small kids who don’t do well in the car, your options are pretty limited. That’s why I am reminding you that there is a gem of a city located right over the border…Milwaukee! […]

Fall Colors in Chicagoland

It’s that beautiful time of year in the Midwest when people actually ignore their cell phones while driving around and instead admire the beautiful Fall colors.  Want to play color I-spy with the kids and get out in Mother Nature’s beauty?  Then be sure to take a hike or drive to these beautiful spots to see […]

Road Trips for Chicagoans

Hey there, Spring Breakers! It is already starting to feel like Springtime in Chicago—yes, that’s right, your thermometer isn’t broken—so it’s time to think about taking a last minute road trip. Where to? Read on to learn about my family’s favorite Midwestern destinations, all within 3 hours of Chicagoland. Wisconsin I have written previous posts […]