Kids

Family-friendly things to do with kids in and around Chicago

Kids

Valentine's Day activities for kids in Chicago

There's more to do than fill up on sweets and make construction paper cards

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Where to eat with kids

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Kid-friendly restaurants in Chicago

These family-friendly restaurants have amped up their offerings

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Restaurants where kids eat free

Don't pay for food that will just end up on the anyway

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10 burgers your kids will love

The best burgers for the small set

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Kid-friendly brunches

We've searched the city—and polled moms—to get the scoop on the best Chicago restaurants for brunch

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Best spots to play

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Best birthday party ideas for kids

Birthday celebrations for kids are a really big deal, and it's not just about the cake

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Sports and fitness

Snowboarding and skiing near Chicago

Pack the car for a weekend getaway with the family this winter

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The best toy stores in Chicago

These well curated shops often have fun displays for hands-on playing

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Best indoor playgrounds

Got cabin fever? Let your kids run wild in these play spaces.

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Chicago parent survival guide

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Places to get kids' haircuts in Chicago

Taking your kids to the hair salon is a whole different ballgame

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Free museum days at the best Chicago museums

You don't have to spend a fortune to visit some of the best museums

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Blog

3 perks and struggles you'll experience as a parent in Chicago

Being a parent in the city has its perks just as it has its struggles

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Movies

The 20 best Christmas movies for kids

It's time to cuddle up with one of your family's favorite Christmas movies

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Best party supply stores in Chicago

When you're done scouring Pinterest, take your list to one of these local party supply stores

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