An Insider’s Guide to Holiday Magic at the Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield Zoo is one of our family’s favorite places to go, and winter doesn’t stop us. Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo is a great way to see your favorite animals and experience the excitement of the holiday season! With beautiful light displays, Christmas trees decorated by local organizations, and a stop to see Santa and Mrs. Claus, Brookfield Zoo’s Holiday…


Local Events for the Happiest of Hanukkahs in 2019!

If your family celebrates Hanukkah, we’ve found some awesome events to celebrate with the ones you love all around town! From plays to pottery and parties, too, Kidlist has you covered with all things Hanukkah. Get ready to light some candles, spin your dreidel, and eat yummy potato pancakes with these great Hanukkah events! (Heard of Hanukkah, but don’t know…


New! Playroom Cafe Two in Naperville

Picture this: you’re sitting in a comfy chair, drinking a hot cup of coffee, while your children play happily around you. Sounds like a dream, right? It’s not a dream, Playroom Cafe Two is opening on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 in Naperville! It’s a beautiful new cafe where children can explore and have fun as their parents enjoy a delicious…


It’s No Christkindlmarket, But the Yuletide Festival Brings Cheer on a Smaller Scale

After playing host to Christkindlmarket for three years, Naperville’s Naper Settlement is hosting a new holiday tradition for 2019: the Yuletide Festival. My family checked out the fest on its opening weekend to see how it compared — and to sample the hot cocoa, of course. Our Review of the 2019 Yuletide Festival in Naperville At first glance, the Yuletide…