Family-friendly fondue will heat up those cold Chicago nights

Looking for a hearty meal that will bring the whole family together? Introduce your kids to a nearly forgotten fad—fondue.  Read...

 

February cover shoot video

Meet twins Dyan and Diego Oliver, 7, of Chicago, the faces of our February issue. Read...

 

Of cats and men: Chicago family tries to name cat

We've spent the fiscal equivalent of the gross national product of Narnia at Petco, catproofed the house and introduced it to the dogs. Now comes the hard part: naming it. Read...

 

Camp is for every child - that means yours, too

Within the camp community, I find what I intuitively know as a parent—to be a positive, productive adult, one needs the opportunity truly to experience childhood. That is how one grows. Read...

 

When enough is enough

You'll do anything for your kids, but that doesn't mean you should do everything for them. And at some point, saying "enough" is good for both of you.  Read...

 

Parent Panel: When your child isn't invited

Is it ever OK to ask another parent why they didn't invite your child to their child's birthday party? Read our Parent Panel answers and weigh in! Read...

 
 

Urinary tract infections are good reason not to 'hold it'

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is pretty unusual in a child, but they occur about four times as often in girls as in boys.  Read...

 

Chocolate can be good for your heart

It's no coincidence that two images—hearts and chocolate—are inescapable during February. Chocolate is linked to affairs of the heart, but can it be good for the heart?  Read...

 
 







 
 
 
Copyright 2014 Wednesday Journal Inc. All rights reserved. Chicago web development by liQuidprint