Winter Survival Guide

Mother Nature is torturing us moms again with freezing temperatures, sleet, snow, and everything else that makes our kids go stir crazy while stuck inside waiting for Spring to come.  But I’ve got some tips for surviving the harsh winter wherever you are…with some special tips and tricks for us Chicagoland mamas, of course!  Hope this Winter Survival Guide gets you to see Spring without going absolutely insane!

First things first…here’s how to SURVIVE A SNOW DAY.

Places to Go

Indoor Play in Chicagoland

Discounted Play in Chicagoland

Places to Burn off Energy in the Suburbs

Gardens in Bloom This Winter

Chicagoland’s Indoor Waterparks

Fun Things to Do Outside

Free & Spectacular Sled Hills

Ice Skating Rinks

Top Local Ski Resorts

Snow Based Activities

Things to do at Home

Ultimate Book List

Cute and Easy Winter Crafts

Create a Drive in Movie at Home

Sensory Play Ideas

Unique Ways to Play with Legos

Trips to Take

Wisconsin Dells

Lake Geneva

The Quad Cities

Tropical Trips Far, Far Away From Chicagoland

The Best Things to Eat

Top Spots for Chocoholics in Chicagoland

Cafe Getaways

Slow Cooked Recipes

Heartwarming Vegetarian Recipes

Easy Prep Recipes

Distractions for Moms

Why Mommy Needs a Time Out

Reconnecting to Avoid the Winter Blues

How to Plan the Ultimate Moms’ Day Out

Tropical Drink Spots