Being a parent in 2013 isn't that much different than it was a century ago. We parents are all working hard to do our very best for the little people in our lives. But family life is constantly evolving, and every year we are exposed to new innovations intended to make this parenting gig a little bit easier.
From genius online artwork organization to the greatest new thing in kids' birthday bashes, we found the best in new parenting trends and innovations that Chicago area families can expect to see this year.
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The days of kids' birthday party extremes are over. Parents no longer have to choose between outsourcing the whole shindig to the party planning experts or sucking it up and handling every last detail of the party themselves. Piece of Cake Productions provides the tools to help families pull off first-rate celebrations for every occasion. These entertaining experts provide complete downloadable party plans and basics (party timelines, invites, menus, crafts and game directions, shopping lists, etc.) that make it possible for mom and dad to pull off the whole party themselves (while actually being able to enjoy the experience).