Putting Chicago playgrounds back into play
12:14 PM - January 28
According to a new study, impoverished neighborhoods around Chicago with a higher population of children had playgrounds with more equipment and surface problems.
Three places to keep warm in Chicago this winter
10:23 AM - January 8
Stay warm this winter at these cozy family destinations.
Bring some summer fun to your winter at the Chicago Boat Show
11:04 AM - January 4
Enjoy a little bit of your favorite summer activities indoors this winter at the Chicago Boat Show.
3 places to find unique holiday wares in Chicago
10:37 AM - December 5
These shops bring something unexpected to the usual holiday decor.
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.