The holidays come with a lot of pressure for parents. Too often they overextend to give their children the gifts they ask for and to "keep up with the Joneses." Parents need to beware of falling into the overindulgence trap during the holidays.
Tired of giving the same old thing around the holidays? In a bind for some gifts as the deadline draws near? Before you settle, get a pinch of inspiration from some of Chicago's most creative artists and entrepreneurs on the list below.