Sara Kutliroff

Member of the Chicago Parent Blog Network

Sara Kutliroff is a freelance writer and blogger trying not to forget the "me" in mommy. Sara is constantly trying to unearth the deep minds of teens, tweens and tots while raising her 17-year-old son and three daughters, aged 14, 10 and 4. She has delved into college applications, driver's ed and toilet training simultaneously, remembering to breathe deep and write on. Peek right in on her thoughts on parenting, marriage and finding moments to just be at http://stretchingmylimits.com/

 

E-mail Sara at [email protected]

Past articles

8 days of Hanukkah fun in Skokie and Evanston

This year, celebrate the Festival of Lights in "Skevanston!" Read...

 

Winning the Black Friday fight

Chicago mom Sara has a fabulous plan to save money while still being a part of the exciting Black Friday hustle and bustle.  Read...

 

Infusing Chicago culture into kids

Chicago is a city with culture abound. Sara is determined to reintroduce her kids to all the city has to offer beyond play places and amusement parks. Read...

 

How to teach kids that it's okay to have feelings

An important lesson for kids to learn is that it's perfectly normal to experience a wide range of emotions, and to show them when you feel them.  Read...

 

Asthma in kids: Preparing for another cold Chicago winter

When asthma affects kids, it can be scary. Educating yourself and consulting with doctors and allergists can make it more manageable.  Read...

 

The "been there, done that" Chicago mom

Without a "Been There, Done That" mom to guide her, Sara turned to books and her own instinct to guide her through parenting. Read...

 

Preparing for Chicago's deep freeze

The first signs of fall are appearing, which can only mean one thing: we'll be in the throws of winter soon enough. Sara is doing her best to prepare from now.  Read...

 

Chicago mom prepares to say goodbye

Sara's first born leaves the nest on Monday. A bittersweet moment in every parent's life.  Read...

 

Chicago mom: Talking to your daughter about body image

With so much pressure on young girls today to look perfect, Sara explores the best ways to talk to tweens and teens about body image. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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