The Beautiful View of the Skydeck at the Willis Tower

I’m a special education teacher in Chicago at Johnson College Prep in Englewood. This neighborhood is infamous for violence and often pegged as the most dangerous neighborhood in Chicago. When Sarah and WellTraveledKids invited my…

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Snowed Inn at the Loews Chicago Hotel

Chicago is often lovingly referred to as Chiberia in the winter by us locals due to its below freezing temps, gusty winds, and snowy conditions. As a native Chicagoan, I know Chicago is still super…

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Top Four Reasons to Choose the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

Chicago is a magical place for me during the holidays. The lights, shops, and carriage rides make Michigan Avenue my absolute favorite weekend getaway destination in December. My husband, daughter Reagan (4), and I recently…

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Top Chicago Family Favorite Eats

Chicago is one of the most spectacular cities to visit for the world class museums, amazing restaurants,  Magnificent Mile shopping and pristine beaches.  After living in Chicago for 10 years, we relocated to Cleveland.  Our…

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7 Reasons You Want to Have a Long Layover at O’Hare this Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and along with the excitement of traveling to Grandma’s house or flying the family off on a warm Caribbean getaway often comes long flight delays, layovers, and dreaded flight…

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