April 2010

Latest content from ChicagoParent.com

Chicago organizations in the fight against childhood obesity

This month, we'll be profiling a city charter school where the kids do yoga, a north suburban nonprofit teaching cooking skills for busy families, and one museum's efforts to bring kids a little closer to their food. Read...

 

Talk Like Shakespeare Day, a Chicago creation, goes global

Hear ye, hear ye! The hour is upon us, whenst all the people shall speak in the tongue of Shakespeare.  Read...

 

Shedd Aquarium peels back curtain on baby beluga

After four months behind a privacy wall, the Shedd Aquarium's baby beluga says hi to the world above water.  Read...

 

The answers to your money woes? Look around your house

One expert says most people are sitting on more wealth than they realize, right in their own home.  Read...

 

Financial literacy through crosswords, jumbles and other games

It's never too early to start teaching your kids about saving smart. These games will help with the "But, Moooooom!" whines.  Read...

 

Being a parent should be tax deductible

We all know parenting is a full-time job. What if the IRS agreed? Use this form to maximize your imaginary parental refund. Read...

 

Rare redhead chicks born at Kohl Childrens Museum

A pair of rare auburn chickens, two of only about 300 in the world, were born at Kohl's Children's Museum last weekend. Read...

 

Money Smart Week comes to Chicago

Money, like kids, doesn't come with instructions. So Chicago Parent, the Federal Reserve and the Economic Awareness Council are here to help. Read...

 

From the Money Smart Kid to your kid: Saving starts small

This financially savvy Chicago teen has some tips for your kids. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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