Shannan Younger

Member of the Chicago Parent Blog Network

Shannan Younger blogs at Beween Us Parents and Mom She is a recovering attorney living in the Chicago suburbs with her husband and teen daughter. Her writing has appeared on the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop, Mamapedia, Mamalode, Scary Mommy and In the Powder Room, and her essays have been included in two anthologies by The HerStories Project. She was in the 2013 cast of Listen to Your Mother despite the fact that her daughter often fails to do so.


E-mail Shannan at [email protected]

Past articles

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6 ways to survive a nightmare teacher

...and get through the school year. Read...


Ways to make watching the Olympics educational

There's plenty to learn during the competition. Read...


My perfect summer Sunday: Naperville

Blogger series: How would you spend the perfect summer Sunday? Read...


Summer reading list for Chicago parents

Seeing parents read has a big impact on kids. Read...


The not-too-far-away getaway: New Buffalo, Mich.

Wiggle your toes in the sand along the shore of Lake Michigan. Read...


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