Winter break ideas for Chicago families

Once all the presents have been unwrapped and the excitement has started to dwindle, we all face the inevitable quandary: What to do with the  ...  Read...

 

Chicago weekend events for kids

There's a lot going on in this world-class city we live in, and the options can be overwhelming. Here are our our not-to-miss events this weekend. Read...

 

Unexpected and marvelous: Don't miss Emerald City Theatre's Hansel & Gretel

A nationally produced playwright and kindie rock royalty teamed up for Emerald City Theatre's new musical and the result is magical.  Read...

 

5 ways to beat boredom over winter break

Once the holiday excitement dies down and day-to-day life begins again, the boredom blues can set in fast. Hold it off with these fun ideas to keep kids busy.  Read...

 

Mom down: Appreciating your kids' independence

When mom is down for the count, the longing, nostalgic thoughts of babies are quickly replaced by gratefulness that the kids are old enough to now fend for themselves. Read...

 

Study: Parents matter most for toddlers with autism

With a lot of work, parents can make a significant impact on how their toddler with autism learns. Read...

 

Gait analysis makes strides in mobility treatments

Shriners Hospital, among other Chicago area hospitals, is using technology to find better ways to help their patients move. Read...

 

5 tips to help children with special needs feel comfortable at your holiday party

Though it’s easier to stay home rather than worrying about meltdowns and explanations when you have a child with special needs, don’t. Show these tips to the host or hostess of the next holiday party to make the night a success for everyone. Read...

 

Meet Broadway star Kecia Lewis from Cadillac Palace Theatre's Cinderella

Cinderella's fairy godmother talks new songs, memorable moments from the show and her favorite role of all: being a mom. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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