Posts tagged "winter activities for families in Chicago"

Beat the Winter Blahs: An afternoon of sledding at Cricket Hill

Beat the Winter Blahs: An afternoon of sledding at Cricket Hill
I’ve learned that it is better to embrace a Chicago winter rather than fight it. Sure, you could just stay home and be bitter during the (admittedly, often unpleasant) winter months. But if you have little people at your house, you have to brave the temps and get out there and have fun. You’ll be... Read more »

Celebrate the Winter Solstice

Celebrate the Winter Solstice
While we are all busy celebrating the “traditional” holidays, the winter solstice usually passes without most people taking any notice at all.Ā  This is a totally missed opportunity. The winter solstice (occurring on December 22 this year) is a wonderful opportunity for families to take notice of what’s going on around them in the natural... Read more »