Our favorite ways to celebrate Mother's Day in Chicago
3:25 PM - May 7
Celebrate mom with a brunch, boat ride or botanical stroll. There's plenty to do in Chicagoland this Mother's Day.
Discovering the joy of breastfeeding after nursing didn't come naturally
2:24 PM - May 7
It took one Chicago mom three babies before she finally got breastfeeding down. Now with her fourth baby, she cherishes nursing time.
Three unusual ways to celebrate Mother's Day in Chicago
1:00 PM - May 7
Mother's Day should be about what moms want to do. Sara has three great ideas for how she'd love to spend her holiday.
Why baby names are being banned in New Zealand
By White Dad Problems | White Dad Problems
11:49 AM - May 7
A list by the New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs shows a number of names banned by the government for being misleading, or just downright cruel to the babies. The Dads investigate.
Parenting coach Eirene Heidelberger gives Chicago moms more "me" time
3:36 PM - May 6
Our Mom of the Month is Eirene Heidelberger, who founded GIT mom, a coaching firm to help parents "get it together".
Practice makes perfect when dealing with kids' emotions
By Cathy Cassani Adams | The Self-Aware Parent
1:08 PM - May 6
To better help your kids deal with anger, frustration and disappointment, take time to practice finding an inner peace.
Gather gets family-friendly in Lincoln Square
2:53 PM - May 3
Upscale doesn't have to mean no kids. Gather offers a great Sunday buffet and welcomes kids every day.
Naper Settlement blacksmith finds new calling
2:02 PM - May 3
Greg Merriam loves to make kids smile as he shares tricks of his historic trade at Naper Settlement.