Do you suffer from "Mommy or Daddy Brain?" Dr. Smith's knows that parents have a lot to balance - but dealing with diaper rash should be one less stress. Read more from Chicago moms and dads about how they handle mommy/daddy brain.
Ever wanted to explore the world back when dinosaurs were in charge? Here's your chance - an epic, beautiful 3-D movie that puts you right in the prehistoric action. Computer-animated dinos set out on an adventure to see if Patchi, an underdog dinosaur, can triumph. One Chicago Parent reader will win a family five-pack to see the film (opening Dec. 20) at the Classic Cinemas of their choice.
While there's no substitute for a day (or night) at the museum, you can experience much of our world-class city from your computer. So swap gift shop goodies for microwave popcorn, pull up a chair or two and start exploring!
Learn about the history of freedom and first-amendment issues in your neighborhood with the Freedom Center's online interactive map. Filled with "I bet you didn't know..." moments, this is perfect for slightly older kids and a great complement for school lessons.