Chicago from Shedd Aquarium

Not Fake News: Fascinating Facts About Chicago That Every Kid Should Know

We bet some of your favorite foods and gadgets were invented right here in Chicago. Know what they are? We’ll tell you. . . and give some fun facts, too!

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Kodak puzzle

Need a Weekend Activity? This 50,000-Piece Puzzle Will Do the Trick

The puzzle depicts 27 different destinations from around the globe.

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Kay Jewelers Expands Disney Treasures Collection to All Stores

Look for gold and silver pieces inspired by classic Disney films.

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Lucy the Elephant

Spend an Unforgettable Night Inside a 65-Foot-Tall Landmark Named Lucy the Elephant

The 138-year-old attraction can be rented as an Airbnb for $138 on three dates in March.

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Sophie The Giraffe Recall

Sophie the Giraffe Bead Maze Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Sophie la Giraffe Bead Maze toy.

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Incredible LEGO Creations You Won’t Believe Are Real

Check out the most unbelievable, brick-tastic builds out there—from a 3-D replica of M.C Escher’s famous painting to a life-sized dragon in a lake.

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The Party Doesn’t Need to Be Perfect

Don’t stress. Here’s why a party doesn’t need to be perfect.

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Climb On: Indoor Rock Climbing for All Ages

Here are our favorite indoor rock climbing gyms where scaling the walls is not only acceptable, it’s encouraged.

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6 Days in Paris with 7-Year-Olds: C’est Magnifique!

We took the kids to Paris last summer, and they loved it. Here’s our highlight reel.

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The Best Travel Tips I Learned While Exploring Paris with Littles

My husband and I have each been to Paris separately and it’s a place we’ve both been eager to visit again. This Spring, we decided to head to Europe with our kids for our first trip as a family of…

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The Most Instagrammed Spots in the Country Are Totally Worth a Visit

Find out how many of the top Instagrammed spots you’ve visited.

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What Every Second Wife Needs to Hear

The most romantic statement my husband Gabe ever made to me didn’t happen on our wedding day.  He didn’t declare it at the base of the Eiffel tower, or passionately pen it in a greeting card.  The sentence caught me by surprise as…

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A Miniature World to Explore With Your Mini Me

Psst … we’ve got the scoop on a hidden exhibit of 68 mini interiors. Not your average dollhouses, they’ll captivate your kids for a full afternoon.

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Your Los Angeles 10 Before 10 Bucket List

From sticky pits to chowing on Dodger Dogs, find out which LA activities for the under 10 set made our must-do bucket list.

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Time for Dessert: 13 Adorable Cookie Jars

Your kids love cookies, but there’s nothing to love about finding the empty cookie packages (not to mention crumbs) all over your kitchen. We’ve got an easy solution for you: a cute cookie jar. These 10 adorable cookie jars will…

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