Best toys for kids this holiday season
2:39 PM - November 18
We know how it goes: the holiday season has arrived, so you're in a race against time to find some gifts that a) your kids will actually like; b) fit your budget; and c) can be bought, wrapped and handed over to the munchkins sometime near the appropriate holiday. So this year, we did the work for you. We visited 10 toy stores in and around Chicago to find this holiday season's hottest items. Best of all, every gift is less than $50, so you won't break the bank in order to see that awed expression on your child's face.
Ten must-have gifts for Chicago kids in early elementary
1:03 PM - November 18
Our toy expert visited 10 local stores to bring you the hottest gifts for the holiday season. Here are Chicago Parent's picks for kids in grades K-2.
Chicago wellness consultant: Superbugs and overuse of antibiotics threaten us all
By Jasmine Jafferali | Healthy Jasmine
12:43 PM - November 18
Healthy Jasmine is worried about an overuse of antibiotics and shares how alternative treatments have helped her kids.
Should parenting decisions be made out of fear for kids?
By | Sarah Parisi
9:46 AM - November 18
No parent wants their child teased, but Sarah Parisi wonders where to draw the line in letting kids be themselves.
Kids will love Grace’s Sweet Sin
1:02 PM - November 15
Dessert for breakfast? When they're the tasty treats from Little Market Brasserie pastry chef Grace Donaghy we say, "Yes, please!"
Purse creations make for girls' night out
12:43 PM - November 15
Create your own one-of-a-kind purse while having some fun with girlfriends.
Chicago dad takes on baby teething
By | D.A.D. - Dad All Day
11:20 AM - November 15
Dad All Day David had a slobbering, angry, teething baby on his hands, so he turned to his doctor to learn simple ways to give baby relief.
Ten must-have gifts for Chicago preschoolers
11:15 AM - November 15
Our toy expert visited 10 local stores to bring you the hottest gifts for the holiday season. Here are Chicago Parent's picks for your on-the-go preschoolers.
Chicago families prepare to celebrate "Thanksgivukkah"
By | Sara Kutliroff
10:33 AM - November 15
This year, Thanksgiving and Hanukkah fall on the same day - and Chicago families are preparing to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime event!