October 2013

Chicago Parent magazine

Chicago mom on the hunt for a family motto

With New Year's resolutions still fresh on paper, one Chicago mom decided her family needed a family motto to start off the year. Maybe you'll want one now, too. Read...

 

Finding the best online bargains this holiday season

For busy parents, sometimes it's a lot easier to click a mouse than hit the stores for holiday shopping. We've got some tips to find the best deals online. Read...

 

Chic food without the Chicago hassle

Looking for a night out? Fire+Wine in Glen Ellyn should be on your get-to list. Read...

 

How to convince your husband he needs a puppy

Some things are just meant to be -- until the husband puts his foot down. That's what happened to one Gurnee mom. Read...

 

Day of the Dead tradition offers natural way to view death

A lesson from Mexico. The Day of the Dead exhibit at the National Museum of Mexican Art helps families explore the subject of death in a healthy, less fearful way.  Read...

 

Chicago mom struggles with society's conflicting messages on girls' weight

Tween girls -- and even younger -- face conflicting messages every day over what they are supposed to weigh and look like. One mom ponders how to protect her daughter Read...

 

Who's ready for some football?

Football season is in full swing. If you're a tailgating newbie, here are a few tips from families in the know. Read...

 

The best new apps to explore Chicago

Explore the Windy City a new way with help from apps that serve up easy tours Read...

 

Unusual Chicago moms' group not easily spooked

Not your average moms' group, the Paranormal Moms Society - PMS for short - is hunting for something more elusive than time away from the kids. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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