September 2010

Chicago Parent

Anden Hong, 1, of Chicago. Photo by Liz DeCarlo. <a href="/magazines/chicago-parent/2010-september/cover-kid"><br/>Check out the album!</a>

Chicago mom and pastry chef Malika Ameen bakes away on ‘Top Chef: Just Desserts’

Malika Ameen, pastry chef and single mom to three boys, is a contestant on a new "Top Chef" spinoff. Read...

 

Photo Slideshow| September's Cover Kid

That cutie giggling up a storm on our September cover is Anden Hong, 1, of Chicago. See the outtakes that didn't make the cut here! Read...

 

Chicago mom turns kids' medical challenges into inclusive business

Life handed Candice Blansett-Cummins a left turn when it came to raising her kids. Her son, 7, has been diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome and her daughter, 11, with Type 1 diabetes and celiac disease. Read...

 

Editors' Note | We asked and you answered

When I put out a call last month for the new parent panel we are forming this fall, I was overwhelmed me with e-mails expressing your interest and passion for Chicago Parent. My inbox nearly imploded. Read...

 

4 quick tips to help keep your video-gaming kids' eyes safe

Remember what you parents said: "If you stand that close to the television, you're going to go blind!" While that's not actually true, too much screen exposure can hurt little eyes. Here's how to help keep them healthy.  Read...

 

Top 5 | back-to-school supplies for moms

You've bought the kids' glue sticks, binders and gym shoes. Now it's time to stock up on the supplies you need to start this school year off in style. Read...

 

Harlan Cohen is a dad-to-be's best friend

Mom-to-be has the weight gain, nausea and late-night cravings, but what about Dad? Chicago parent and author Harlan Cohen's got his back.  Read...

 

My Life | A new pet stirs up old memories

Today we met Sadie. Chocolate eyes, four large paws to grow into and a demeanor as sweet and laid back as molasses. While we didn't sweep her up and take her home, we have since e-mailed the rescue shelter to express our interest in adopting her. Read...

 

My Life | Life as a single parent comes down to the little things

The thing about single parenthood isn’t the big life questions. No, the thing about single parenthood is the relentlessness of the little stuff. Read...

 
 





 
 
 
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