Chicago mom jockeys to balance motherhood, racing

Rosemary Homeister, a jockey at Arlington Racecourse, share her thoughts on raising her daughter Victoria.  Read...

 

Princess Problems: A Chicago dad stares down “Princess Culture”

Has princess overload happened in your house? White Dad Problems' co-host analyzes the good and the bad of raising our girls to be princesses. Read...

 

The calm before the back-to-school storm in Chicago

Instead of stressing about all of the things that need to be done before the kids head back to school, Erin is choosing to savor the last few days of summer instead.  Read...

 

Cuddly beats cooking in Chicago mom's house

Marianne Walsh finds an old research study gives her new insight into her role as the terrycloth monkey mother to her boys. Read...

 

Chicago mom confession: My teen has scoliosis

When her daughter was diagnosed with scoliosis, Kari had all kinds of fears; until her daughter's bravery inspired her to face them head on.  Read...

 

Tips on dealing with seasonal allergies

Fall in northern Illinois can be a glorious time. But for children who suffer from seasonal allergies, fall fun can come at a pretty miserable price. Read...

 
 
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Nurse-shaming: Chicago dad responds to breastfeeding blog post

A simple opinion or nurse-shaming? A fellow Chicago dad responds to recent blog post, "Cover up: A Chicago dad's feelings on open air breastfeeding." Read...

 

Beyond Indy: Chicago family visits Hamilton County, Indiana

A half and hour North of the Racing capital of the world is a surprisingly fun getaway for Chicago families.  Read...

 

Back to school prep classes made easy for Chicago kids

Writer and mom Sara Fisher has some fun ideas on how to get kids back in the learning mode. Read...

 
 

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