Chicago's best beaches

Twenty-six miles long with 31 beaches, the Chicago lakefront has a spot that should fit every family. Here are our favorite beaches, just in time for the warm weather.  Read...

 

A family guide to Memorial Day in Chicago

Make Memorial Day about more than just a Monday off from school and work.  Read...

 

More than 1.3 million car seats recalled

Evenflo orders seat recall and provides replacement buckle for parents. Read...

 

Chicago dad: Six things I learned while single parenting

Want a new respect for single parents? Take over care of the kids 24/7 without a backup. Read...

 

Chicago's Wrigley Field is 100 this year and the Cubs have big plans

The Cubs host their home opener today, but it is just the start of a very special year for the team. Read...

 

Lyric Opera's "The Sound of Music" star on being a mom in show business

Keely sat down with fellow mom and Broadway star Jenn Gambatese to get the scoop on her new role as Maria in the Lyric Opera's "The Sound of Music," and how she handles raising a kid while in show business.  Read...

 

Transitions: Chicago mom prepares to send firstborn off to college

Sara is preparing to send her firstborn off to college. It's a transition she knows must happen, but she's just not ready.  Read...

 

Warm sundae will beat back chills in Chiberia

Thrill your apple pie lovers with this super simple dessert that is sure to warm up a tummy. Read...

 

Chicago mom-approved must-haves

Some of the best recommendations parents get on products and services that make our lives easier, come from other parents. Charlotte shares three of her mommy must-haves.  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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