Fun All-Star LEGO Weekend coming back to The Abbey Resort

Abbey Resort LEGO Main

Do you have kids that love LEGOs? How about a whole weekend full of LEGO fun? We went to the All-Star LEGO Weekend last year and had a great time! I can imagine how much fun it would be if we stayed the entire weekend! Read all about our experience here. When: President’s Day weekend, Friday, […]

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DuPage Children’s Museum is back and better than ever!

Have you heard the DuPage Children’s Museum has reopened? As some of you may remember, the museum closed down due to major internal flooding, but guess what? It’s back and better than ever! Hands-on fun is always great, but when you integrate science, engineering, art, and math the entire experience becomes priceless. My preschooler and one-year-old […]

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Chicago Parent Playdate at Windy City Fieldhouse #CPPlaydate

It’s time to play again with Chicago Parent families! Chicago Parent’s second playdate is back and better than ever! We attended their first playdate at the Accelerated Center and had a great time and left with a bag full of goodies from participating vendors. They bounced around, challenged themselves in an obstacle course, got their […]

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Schaumburg Boomers: Minor league baseball, major family fun and {Ticket GIVEAWAY}

We’ve been meaning to go to a Schaumburg Boomers baseball game for the longest time, and earlier this summer we finally made it out. And while we’ve been to the Schaumburg Boomers stadium before for an Easter egg hunt, we’d never been to a game. We were excited to say the least! Nitty Gritty: Website:  boomersbaseball.com Address: Schaumburg […]

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Review and {Giveaway}: 7 Reasons Why Medieval Times is Great for Families

This week we’re going to explore the Schaumburg area and to kick it off we’re going to review one of the most popular places in Schaumburg, Medieval Times. Awhile back we talked about going to Medieval Times with toddlers (read about our fun here). Now that the kids are a little older, we knew a trip […]

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Family Fun: Find Elk at Busse Forest Elk Pasture in Elk Grove Village

It wouldn’t be right to visit Elk Grove Village and not stop by and say hi to the resident elk at the Busse Forest Elk Pasture. Such a cool thing to have in our neck of the woods! Website:  http://fpdcc.com/busse-Sowoods/ Location: Located right by the busy intersection of Higgins and Arlington Heights Road (northwest corner). Admission: […]

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Yapa Events Celebrates Mexico at El Meson in Schaumburg

Last month we participated in our first adventure hunt hosted by Yapa Events. (Read all about it here) The kids (and adults) had a great time exploring Arlington Heights and discovering new places and cultures. This time around Yapa Events is having another one of their fun events but no hunting needed. Kids will be […]

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Parks We GO: Fountain Square Park in Elk Grove Village

Summer is  not complete without getting out and enjoying the weather. I can’t think of a better way than by having the kids play at the park. We’re embarking on a mission to find our favorite park. Today, we visited Fountain Square Park in Elk Grove Village. We were in the Elk Grove Village area and […]

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{Review} Pirates’ Cove Theme Park: Elk Grove Village’s Hidden Treasure

Ahoy mateys! We are continuing to explore Elk Grove Village and while the indoor option of Jumps n’ Jiggles is fun, you may wish to venture outside where you will find Elk Grove Village’s hidden treasure — a small theme park perfect for tiny tots. Nitty Gritty: Website: http://www.elkgroveparks.org/Pirates_Cove/ Admission: Kids general admission $11; Resident $9; Adults free […]

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Indoor Fun at Jumps n’ Jiggles and Carousel

We love discovering new places around the area, but we sometimes gravitate to those that we’ve explored before — because we absolutely loved it. While we visited Jumps N’ Jiggles a few years ago and I have to say now that my older sons are 5 and 3, it was the perfect time to revisit this […]

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