As sold on TV: A Chicago dad fed up with ads directed at his child

Why this dad won't be buying stock in "As Sold on TV" merchandise and is fast-forwarding through the commercials these days. Read...

 

Two easy treats to create good moments with tweens in the kitchen

Get out the mixing bowls and start instilling confidence and cooking skills in your tween. Read...

 

Back-to-school countdown: Tips for a successful start to the school year

Set the tone for a good school year by easing kids back into school time routines.  Read...

 
 
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Chicago teen puts self-defense on back-to-school list

It's not on most students' lists, but one Chicago teen is recommending kids learn how to protect themselves. Read...

 

Summer of no fun: Chicago super mom hangs up her cape

She's used to being Super Mom, but this summer has gotten the best of her.  Read...

 

Celebrate National S'mores Day with this unique recipe

National S'mores Day is Sunday and you can make your kids squeal in delight with this recipe for the grill or campfire. Read...

 

Chicago mom’s pursuit of enrichment activities leaves son stuck

When Kathryn Rose decides her toddler's behind compared to the overscheduled tots around her, she puts her own education plan into action. Read...

 

5 things not to miss on the south side of Chicago

Chicago's south side doesn't get much publicity once you leave U.S. Cellular Field, but there's lots more to see besides baseball. Read...

 

Anniversary gift ideas for Chicago parents

As she celebrates 10 years of wedded bliss, Samantha Schultz turned to Pinterest for unique gift ideas. She found some great ones. Read...

 
 

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