Museums

Free Days in the City {Fall 2010}

November 22, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
  As much as my family loves to venture into the city, I find that between museum entry fees, special exhibits, parking, and food, we pay a fortune for just a few hours of entertainment. […]
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Special Events

Lake Villa Civil War Days

November 11, 2010 Genevieve 0
Parenthood is the opportunity to inspire a child. But as a parent, I also need to be inspired. Amidst the chaos of boo-boos and bedtimes, it’s easy to forget why I even do this crazy […]
Classes

The Best Classes You’re Not Taking

November 4, 2010 Melissa Haak 1
Enrichment. Hobby. Extracurricular. Just for fun. Socialization (for mom or tot!) Whatever your reasoning more and more parents are looking for classes and activities to sign their kids up for. There are so many options […]
Halloween

Trick or Treat! {2010}

October 28, 2010 Melissa Haak 0
Halloween is finally here! Will you be taking your little ones Trick or Treating? Here are the hours, per the individual cities websites, for Trick or Treating. […]
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Halloween

Halloween Hikes at Ryerson Woods

October 22, 2010 Loralie 0
I’ve always believed Lake County’s greatest asset is our wealth of beautiful forest preserves. Folks in Lake County cherish the outdoors and it shows in more than 28,800 acres of protected natural space. Autumn is the perfect time of year to share these sylvan treasures with our children. This Halloween, why not take a break from the usual candy-coated madness and go take a hike?
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