The 5 Best Indoor Mini Golf Courses Around Chicago

Find out where to take the whole family miniature golfing year-round. We can’t deny that mini golf is a classic summer tradition, but sometimes the weather just won’t allow for it. If your family is determined to get a hole-in-one, these all-season, indoor miniature golf courses in the Chicagoland area... more


22 Halloween Party Themes

This year, throw your own unique Halloween party. We have your list of 22 themed parties, complete with invitations, decorations and games ideas. We've all been invited to the typical spooky costumed Halloween party where the typical bobbing-for-apples, cheap clown costumes and uninspiring magicians are always the same. Why... more


The 5 Best Indoor Mini Golf Courses Near Boston

These fun-filled courses provide the perfect activity for hot days and rainy evenings.  Mini golf is a classic childhood activity. Long before little ones can tee off on the big green, families can enjoy a day of fun putting around a mini golf course. But in Boston, mini golf... more


A Princess for a Day: Should You Let Your Son Don a Dress for Halloween?

Halloween is a time when kids stretch their imaginations, but is a double standard at play if girls can be cowboys but boys can't be princesses? You're shopping for Halloween costumes with your 4-year-old son when he announces he wants the white taffeta princess costume with the tiara... more


The Care.com Holiday Tipping Guide

Need advice on how much to tip your nanny or pet sitter? Here's an A to Z list of who to tip -- and how much. Are you a holiday tipper? If you said yes, you're not alone -- a whopping 87 percent of people said that they give holiday tips, according to a... more


101 Fun Fall Activities for Kids

Ready to "leaf" summer behind and jump straight into fall? Check out this list of 101 fall activities to do with your kids! Autumn-lovers, rejoice! Your favorite season is finally here. As the weather gets cooler and the leaves begin to change color, it's time to start thinking about... more


18 Candy Apple Recipes

Celebrate the autumn season with these candy and caramel apple treats.During the colder fall and winter months, we naturally crave our favorite apple, cinnamon and candy treats. Whether your kids are begging for a batch or you're throwing a fall-inspired party, candy and caramel apples are the perfect... more


36 Fall Crafts for Kids

Be inspired by the great outdoors with these fun and easy autumn crafts for children.As the air gets colder and the leaves start to fall, break out your glue gun and start crafting! Embrace nature with these autumn-themed DIY crafts that are perfect to do with kids of all... more