Posts tagged "Winter"

Home is where the heart is - no matter the temperature

Artic freeze. Polar vortex. Chiberia. These are just some of the terms that have been running through my social media networks as Chicagoans hanker down in preparation for the coldest weather to hit our city in more than 30 years. Schools are closed. Museums are closed. Restaurants are closed. Stores are closed. The city is... Read more »

Top holiday events for families in Chicago: December 20 - January 5

It’s finally here – the weekend before Christmas and the start of winter break for lots of children across the Chicago area. With the holidays in mind, I put together a list of great holiday happenings for families in the Windy City – from now through Sunday, January 5, 2014. May you enjoy festive gatherings,... Read more »

Winter in Chicago: United together in the pursuit of warmth

Nothing brings Chicagoans together quite like winter. We know it comes every year, at the same time each year, but that doesn’t stop us from complaining about the cold, and the snow, and the ice. Ask any Chicagoan how we can stand to live here and deal with winter and we’ll likely say that we... Read more »