During our Thanksgiving trip to Chicago we happened upon a unique and all together fun restaurant that the kids (and adults) just loved. SafeHouse is a spy themed restaurant in the heart of downtown that features secret code words, laser mazes and a host of other shenanigans. When you enter through the front door of […]
Top on the kids’ bucket list when visiting Chicago was to make a stop at Dylan’s Candy Bar. There are several Dylan’s locations in the US, and luckily for us their flagship store in downtown Chicago was right around the corner from our hotel. Dylan’s Candy Bar is what every child dreams of when you […]
Our family was provided complimentary tickets to The Field Museum in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. If you’re visiting Chicago with kids, The Field Museum should be top on your must visit list. Having visited 10 years ago, when Cole was just a baby, we still talk […]
Over Thanksgiving our family visit Chicago for a week. We had been years ago when Cole was little, but it was Kiley’s first visit and the first time we had been to the windy city with kids that were old enough to really appreciate it. We had so much fun exploring the city with the […]
Our family was provided complimentary tickets to Shedd Aquarium in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. Since our home town doesn’t have an aquarium, we always try to visit them in the cities we explore. We were excited to spend the day at Shedd Aquarium, where there’s so […]
Our family was provided complimentary tickets to Chicago Museum of Science and Industry in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. When we visited Chicago 10 years ago, Cole as just a baby and we skipped the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry. This time, with the kids being […]
Our family was provided complimentary tickets for Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise aboard Chicago’s First Lady Cruises in exchange for review. All opinions are my own. It was a chilly November morning when we boarded Chicago’s First Lady. Being from Florida the kids were bundled up and we immediately grabbed a table downstairs in the […]
Breakfast while traveling through the American Heartland. Chilling out in the lounge car. Train stop in Glacier National Park. There were volunteer rangers from the National Park Service on our train and the kids got to become honorary junior rangers.
So I finished posting all our Seattle pictures but that’s not where our vacation ended. We boarded the train from Seattle to Chicago and started our 2 day voyage to the windy city. The trip was amazing. The kids had so much fun and Cole decided that he only wanted to travel by train from […]
2 more cute pictures I came across from our day on the boat. Unless I find any other jems while I’m sorting through everything that pretty much sums up our trip. We’ll return soon to our regularly scheduled programing.