Megan Murray Elsener
How technology impacts Chicago families
March 6, 2014
From computers to smartphones, technology is inescapable. But some simple rules can prevent it from interfering with healthy relationships.
Ideas to help parents get out of the house with children who have special needs
February 28, 2014
It takes a different approach to try new activities with children who have special needs.
Advice for picking the right overnight summer camp for your kids
February 17, 2014
Finding the right camp to fit your individual child can take some time and research.
How to make floral cupcake bouquets
February 13, 2014
These easy-to-make flower bouquets require only four simple supplies.
Where's the LOVE? Moms come clean on judgment and competition among mothers
February 10, 2014
It's hard to ignore the competition and unkind judgment from other moms.
Deli-diner hybrid in Chicago hits the spot
December 12, 2013
Eleven City Diner has something for everyone, including healthier options and many gluten-free choices.
Escape to nature without leaving Chicago
December 10, 2013
When the cold weather sets in for another long Chicago winter, it's time to hit these local hot spots that will make you feel like you're visiting the tropics.
Create goofy Thanksgiving turkeys for your next holiday celebration
November 12, 2013
Even young kids can make these easy pompom turkeys for your holiday table.
Multiples: Managing more than one baby
November 6, 2013
Tips from the pros--other parents--on how to manage multiples.
A witch craft for Chicago families
October 18, 2013
Just in time for decorating for Halloween, these wicked witches' broomsticks are fun to make and super sweet on the inside.