The fears of being a Chicago parent, right now

When did our world become a place where journalists are beheaded and toddlers are killed almost daily? Alan shares his fears, for his kids and for the future.  Read...

 

Cod worm awareness: Chicago dad asks "What's in your fish?"

Kevin shares some surprising news about what you may be feeding your kids.  Read...

 

Traveling abroad: How to keep your child healthy

If your children will be traveling overseas in the near future, it’s important to educate yourself, consult with their pediatrician and take action against the illnesses they could encounter.  Read...

 
 
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More Chicago area schools on board with creating waste-free lunches

It's easy to get started creating waste-free lunches for your kids. Read...

 

Chicago mom: Talking to your daughter about body image

With so much pressure on young girls today to look perfect, Sara explores the best ways to talk to tweens and teens about body image. Read...

 

Chicago mom embraces Dr. Oz tip for healthier banana bread

Give your banana bread a healthier makeover this weekend. Read...

 

Back-to-school sayings: 21 things Chicago parents aren't ready to hear

Whether they're eight or 18, kids say the darndest things when they head back to school.  Read...

 

Meals, chores, kids, oh my! How to use Pinterest to get organized

Back to school time is the perfect time to also get your home organized. Read...

 

7 ways to help your child with special needs start the school year on a positive note

Writer Gillian Marchenko shares some tips for a successful school year with your special needs child. Read...

 
 

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