How technology impacts Chicago families
2:26 PM - March 6
From computers to smartphones, technology is inescapable. But some simple rules can prevent it from interfering with healthy relationships.
The vaccine debate in Chicago isn't just black and white
By Melissa Haak | Peanut Butter in my Hair
2:04 PM - March 6
Melissa is standing in the middle of a hot topic among parents: vaccines.
Chicago dad: The difference between parenting and babysitting
By | Prego for Men
12:47 PM - March 6
Instead of saying, "I'm watching my kids today," what if we all said "I'm parenting today?" Sound strange? Kevin says, when you really think about it, it shouldn't.
Heartbeat of Home in Chicago is a can’t miss event
12:13 PM - March 6
Skip the green beer. Heartbeat of Home will inspire you to get up and dance in the days leading up to St. Patrick's Day.
Chicago dad defends leashes for kids
By | D.A.D. - Dad All Day
10:57 AM - March 6
After a frightening incident at Navy Pier, David decided to use a leash on his son when out in public. Having originally thought they were cruel, it wasn't a decision he came to lightly.
Meet four Chicago-area people who have tackled their child's special needs diagnosis head on
3:03 PM - March 5
Finding out your child has special needs can be devastating. But some local heroes have found ways to turn their children's challenges into an opportunity to help others.
Langham Hotel in Chicago amazes kids and adults alike
2:00 PM - March 5
The Langham Hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway for moms or dads, but the Kids Suite also makes it a fun place for families.
Chicago mom tries to stall aging with wine
By Marianne Walsh | Failing With Gusto
12:57 PM - March 5
Marianne Walsh was gung-ho on the anti-aging properties of red wine, until she considered other women throwing themselves at her younger-looking, hotter fireman husband.
Brass is back in a big way in Chicago home decorating
By | Home with Keki
12:33 PM - March 5
Erase any misconceptions you may have about "the poor man's gold." Brass is making a comeback and Cecilia is telling you how to show it off right.
Stepping offline: A Chicago mom's life off Facebook
By | It Builds Character
11:31 AM - March 5
Many of us have trouble living our lives off of Facebook. But when we can finally pull ourselves away, life can be so much more enjoyable.