Chicago's disappearing middle class
11:26 AM - November 13
Chicago families struggle to help their kids bridge gaps between social classes to fulfill the American Dream.
This year's best picks from Chicago toy stores
2:42 PM - November 8
Instead of ordering not-as-advertised toys from a catalog this holiday season, try shopping for gifts locally.
Nutphree's Cupcakes offers nut-free treats to Chicagoland families
10:44 AM - November 5
You no longer need to struggle to find safe treats for your kids with allergies.
Chicago Toy and Game Fair returns to Navy Pier
11:58 AM - November 2
The 10th anniversary of the ChiTag promises more toys, more games and more fun.
Books for Kids brings the library to Chicago families
11:46 AM - October 29
Getting to the library can be difficult for some families, so a new program brings books closer to home.
Chicago music teacher wins Teacher of the Year award
5:18 PM - October 12
Rauner College Prep's Rob Vega chosen by People Magazine as one of five Teachers of the Year nationwide.
The Paintbrush combines art and music for Chicago families
11:34 AM - October 7
Each new project at The Painbrush brings something unexpected and prepares younger kids for a school setting.
The Little Style File helps Chicago families stay fashionable
3:29 PM - October 4
Local company is here to help shopping-phobic parents.
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos in Pilsen
12:01 PM - October 2
As the The Day of the Dead draws near, plan a family visit to this southern Chicago neighborhood.
Families trade homemade goods at Chicago Food Swap
11:53 AM - October 1
With money removed from the picture, a food swap gives cooks and gardeners a chance to be inspired by their neighbors.