Three Chicagoland play places with a bigger purpose

Sure, we like taking our kids to indoor play centers when the weather outside is dreary. But here are three places to visit when you want a purpose to your play. Read...

 

Chicago moms dish on the unspoken surprises and realities of childbirth

We all know childbirth is worth every minute of labor and pain--after all, look at the great prize we get when it's over. What moms don't often know are the gritty details of how their body will feel and change during and after childbirth. Read...

 

Goodman Theatre's "The White Snake" enchants: A must-see love story

The two thousand year-old legend of The White Snake is a love story for the ages, and perfect for date night.  Read...

 

A healthier dessert for Chicago families rain or shine

Mandy and her daughter made a traditional strawberry crumble healthier with a few simple changes. Read...

 

Affordable apps make a Chicago parent's life easier

Busy parents can get some help just by downloading these apps. Read...

 

Should kids use e-readers in bed?

It's not always safe for kids to bring an e-reader to bed--and here's why. Read...

 

Chicago mom: Surviving a water park vacation with a large family

Vacationing with a large family to a water park can be exhausting. Here are tips to make the process a little smoother.  Read...

 

Five tips for Chicago parents learning their child has hearing loss

A Chicago audiologist offers advice to parents dealing with a life-changing discovery: their child is hard of hearing or has profound hearing loss. Read...

 
 

What to wear during Chicago summers

Columnist Meredith Sinclair has some great fashion advice on everything from swimsuits to sandals. Read...

 
 

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