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10 funniest parenting tweets of the week

Posted Mar 7, 2014 11:41 AM

Oh parenting. Sometimes you just have to laugh. In order to not cry. Join Kate every first and third Friday of the month for the funniest parenting tweets of the week.
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Chicago family joins worldwide Great Backyard Bird Count

Posted Feb 11, 2014 12:58 PM

Join in a worldwide research project to help scientists learn about bird populations. It's educational and fun!
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Chicago mom: Mind what you say to adoptive families

Posted Jan 15, 2014 10:16 AM

Kate adopted her three children. She compiled questions and comments she's heard over the years from both well-intentioned and not so well-intentioned people in hopes that she won't ever hear them again.
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Chicago mom shares her family Christmas traditions

Posted Dec 16, 2013 10:33 AM

Food, holiday decorations and advent calendars top Kate Hall's annual holiday to-do list. What holiday traditions do you loathe and what ones do you love?
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Chicago family volunteers at a hen house

Posted Nov 21, 2013 10:06 AM

Volunteering at a hen house - collecting, counting and candling eggs - has proved to be a fun learning experience for Kate and her kids.
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Chicago mom takes on hiking challenge with kids

Posted Oct 28, 2013 9:43 AM

Hiking in the Lake County Forest Preserve is all fun and games - until someone gets "lost."
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Chicago mom: To Disney, or not to Disney, that is the question

Posted Oct 15, 2013 2:14 PM

Kate Hall and her family enjoyed their stay at a Walt Disney World resort three years ago. But for their more recent trip, they explored other accommodation options and were pleasantly surprised at how much fun they could have off Disney property.
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Chicago mom: How I handled an uncomfortable (and hilarious) situation

Posted Sep 26, 2013 10:06 AM

During a hasty stop in a public restroom, Kate Hall learned firsthand the truth in the phrase "Kids say the darndest things."
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Chicago mom: My daughter ate ketchup for breakfast

Posted Sep 9, 2013 5:35 PM

Kate Hall fondly remembers leisurely breakfasts and lingering over coffee. And then she had kids and discovered eating out will never be the same again.
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