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

5 literary events for kids to make reading fun

Summer is a great time to fall in love with books. Read...


Arbor Day celebrations for Chicago families

“He who plants a tree plants a hope.” – Lucy Larcom Read...


The best Chicagoland fests to kick off spring

These fests are a few of the many reasons we love spring in Chicagoland. Read...


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