June 2011

Chicago Parent

Devin Hester and his son, D.J., 18 months. <a href="/magazines/chicago-parent/2011-june/features/our-interview-with-chicago-bear,-super-dad-devin-hester">Watch our cover shoot video!</a>

What to tell your kids when Alzheimer's strikes

Alzheimer's is scary stuff, but adults are not the only ones affected. Children who love someone with Alzheimer's need information and reassurance, the sooner the better.  Read...

 

Up for debate: E-books or traditional books?

Never heard of transliteracy? It's a vital skill for 21st century kids, and e-books can help them develop it.  Read...

 

Best smartphone apps for summer travel

For just a few dollars—or in some cases for free—you can save your family time, money and an emergency pit stop during the family vacation with an app. Read...

 

Why being bored isn't so bad - plus 100 things to do in Chicago when you are

Despite the fact that many parents loathe the "b word," boredom actually is a good thing for kids. Read...

 

A tough sell at first, yoga for kids taking off at Humboldt Park studio

With a $25,000 grant, one Chicago woman is introducing yoga - for free - to city kids and families.  Read...

 

Devin Hester and son stroll Chicago's lakefront

One thing we really enjoy doing with Devin is walking along the lake on Lakeshore Drive. You see the entire world go by, and Devin points to just about everything in his sight. Read...

 

Kids-only spa is nice addition to Key Lime Cove

KeyLime Cove officially unveiled the kids spa earlier this year to give 3- to 13-year-olds a place of their own to get their hair, nails and makeup done. Read...

 

Ethiopian dining is made for kids

Psst. Want your kids to try new foods? Let them eat with their hands. Read...

 

No fireworks, but more kid-friendly bites at Taste of Chicago

The Playground—a kids’ area complete with a giant sandbox and special activities - is a new addition to the Taste this year.  Read...

 
 





 
 
 
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