Chicago soccer dad: Over aggressive parents ruin kids' sports

Parents at kids' sporting events who are mean and belittling toward refs and other players take the fun out of the game for everyone.  Read...

 

How to make sure your kids eat a healthy breakfast

Forget the cereal. With a little pre-planning the night before, kids can eat a yummy breakfast that will help them learn and behave better. Read...

 

Chicago celebrates Banned Books Week

It's Banned Books Week. Can you imagine a world without "Where the Wild Things Are," "The Lorax," and "The Diary of Anne Frank?" All were, at one point, banned.  Read...

 

Preparing for Chicago's deep freeze

The first signs of fall are appearing, which can only mean one thing: we'll be in the throws of winter soon enough. Sara is doing her best to prepare from now.  Read...

 

Living without fear in Chicago

It's hard to take in all the devastating news -- both from our backyard and around the world -- and not be affected. But yet, we continue to go on living.  Read...

 

A yummy reason to go apple picking this weekend

Fall means lots of good recipes that include apples or pumpkin. Whip up this recipe with the kids that combines both. Read...

 

So many reasons to love fall, plus a giveaway

Samantha Schultz rounded up our favorite fall Pinterest picks to get you in the mood for this delicious season. Read...

 

Chicago mom reflects on miscarriage, wonders "What if?"

At the time of her miscarriage, Melissa wished she had known of the wonderful organizations which help grieving parents.  Read...

 

Baby's first year recap: 8 things you wish you would have known

Your child's first birthday is a momentous occasion. What have you learned when you look back on the past year?  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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