Chicago's best beaches

Twenty-six miles long with 31 beaches, the Chicago lakefront has a spot that should fit every family. Here are our favorite beaches, just in time for the warm weather.  Read...

 

A family guide to Memorial Day in Chicago

Make Memorial Day about more than just a Monday off from school and work.  Read...

 

It's a forever thing

Martellus Bennett has done many great things in his lifetime, but the best, by far, has been becoming a dad to daughter Jett. Read...

 

Chicago dad: My daughter's first experience at Brookfield Zoo

Kevin hasn't been to Brookfield Zoo in 15 years, and while his infant daughter had a fun time, Kevin may have had an even better time himself!  Read...

 

"All Joy and No Fun," the next book Chicago parents should read

Let's face it, sometimes parenting can be all joy and no fun. And Rebecca found a book that perfectly describes that paradox. Read...

 

Post Mother’s Day reflection: All in a day's work for one Chicago mom

Motherhood isn't perfect, and by default, sometimes Mother's Day isn't either. But Erin wouldn't want it any other way.  Read...

 

The five jerky preschoolers you meet on Chicago playgrounds

Now that the weather is warmer and the kids are eager to hit the playground, White Dad Problems Co-host Matt Rocco has some advice for parents of toddlers. Read...

 

Fussy Baby Network in Chicago ready to assist new parents

Help is just a phone call away for parents of fussy babies. Read...

 

A Chicago mom's adventure in learning how to swim

Jackie has been afraid of swimming for as long as she can remember, which drives her even more to make sure her sons know how to be safe in the water.  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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