Day Trip to New York City with a Toddler

Over Memorial Day weekend we decided to take a day trip to New York City with our two-year-old daughter. We had a wonderful time and would recommend our day trip to anyone living on the…

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7 Tips for Thriving at Chicago’s New Maggie Daley Park

My friends will tell you that I’m a big play advocate. My family and I check out the playgrounds in every city we visit when we travel. It’s a fun way for our 4-year-old son…

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Top 10 Chicago Winter Activities with kids

Yes, winter in Chicago is often very cold.  However, it is still a very fun place to visit with kids.  We live in a North Shore suburb of Chicago and will be taking the train…

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We Love to Play

Looking for inspiration for your next family adventure?  Perhaps its time to try one of these cities with amazing playgrounds.  Check out this link to see the list of the World’s Coolest Playgrounds as listed…

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Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago

Top 5 things #nottobemissed for a play date at Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago Discovering an AXOLOTL (Mexican walking fish) Lots of ponds and fountains to throw pennies in Secret passageways and trails Puddles to jump…

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