Classic Kids

Classic Kids (Photos courtesy of each winner.)

Make It Better’s Best of 2016 drew more than 168,000 votes across 11 categories. Share your thoughts with us on social media using the hashtag #Bestof2016.

Best Day Camp

JCC Day Camps

Passionate staffers, wide-ranging activities (from swimming to yoga) and a long tradition of sharing the spirit of the Jewish community with kids of all ages. Various locations

JCC Day Camps

Best Overnight Camp

JCC Camp Chi

An enriching “home away from home” in the Wisconsin woods for kids ages 9-16 for more than 90 years. 443 W. Munroe Ave., Wisconsin Dells


Best Kids Clothing

Maya Papaya & Tony Macarony

A four-time win for this boutique featuring Tea Collection, Zutano and other favorite kid brands. 1901 Central St., Evanston

Maya Papaya & Tony Macaroni

Best Kids Shoes


Keep your kids shod in style (and pick up a free balloon while you’re at it). Various locations

Best Toy Store

Becky & Me Toys

A repeat win for this family-owned Evanston shop. 620 Grove St., Evanston

Becky & Me Toys

Best Kids/Family Photographer

Classic Kids

A kind and talented staff makes snapping family photos (pets encouraged!) even sweeter. 566 Chestnut St., Winnetka

Classic Kids

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