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Videos tagged 'fun'

Many Sides to Melrose Park

Posted on October 8, 2010

Home to the world’s last pinball manufacturer, not to mention a gigantic inflatable play center and superfast go-karts, Melrose Park is a Westside gem like none other.

Chicago’s Largest Skatepark

Posted on August 6, 2010

Can Aly ollie? Find out at Tinley Park’s Krush Skatepark, Chicagoland’s largest, complete with tons of ramps, an awesome bowl and even a skate shop!

Games You Can Eat

Posted on August 5, 2010

Delicious domino cookies, cheese and cracker checkers and crunchy carrot Jenga—foods kids can really play with, and mom won’t even mind!

Family Get-Together Fun

Posted on August 5, 2010

Boost the fun factor at your next family get-together with backyard mini golf. And for those who choose to sit out, keep them occupied with a game of family go-fish!

Chicago Beach Blast

Posted on July 2, 2010

It’s summer in Chicago and there’s plenty of sunshine, surf and sand to be had at all of our city’s wonderful beaches. If only Aly could hook one of these lakeside hunks!

Humboldt Fest

Posted on June 17, 2010

Now in its 45th year, Humboldt Fest—or Fiestas Puertorriquenas—is a celebration of Puerto Rican heritage and culture right in the heart of Chicago’s Humboldt Park.

Lincoln Park

Posted on May 21, 2010

1,200 beautiful, green acres along Lakeshore Drive, Lincoln Park is one of Chicago’s wonderful public resources. It’s a great place to relax, exercise or—if you’re like Aly—find the man of your dreams.

Crafts for Kids

Posted on May 13, 2010

Using recyclables, you can make a neat pizza-box vanity during your next mother/child bonding moment. It’s a cool place for children to keep jewelry and hang photos.

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