Midwestern Road Trip to Casey, Illinois: A Small Town with Big Stuff Means Lots of Travel Fun for Kids

Annual family road trips are some of my first real memories of traveling as a kid. We lived far away from relatives in Illinois, so every summer my parents would pile my sisters and me…

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7 Best Chicago Sweet Treats

Let’s face it, no visit to Chicago is complete without stopping for a few tasty treats to make your day a little bit sweeter. Friends who visit me in Chicago are always looking for unique…

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Rediscovering Chicago

“We’re going on a weekend adventure,” I told my children. “We’re going to be tourists in our own hometown.” My announcement was met with lukewarm enthusiasm although, to be accurate, my 6-year-old and 8-year-old hadn’t…

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Luxe Family Stay at the Trump Chicago

Chicago boasts one of the most child friendly major cosmopolitan cities in the world. Families who are looking for a unique and unforgettable luxury experience will love a lavish stay at the Trump International Hotel…

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Best Suites for Multi Generational stays in Chicago

Chicago is a perfect city for a multi-generational vacation because of all of the great family activities, museums, culture, and history that the windy city boasts for kids and adults of all ages. I recently stayed…

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