Digital Content Editor
Alaina Buzas lives in Chicago's South Loop but is originally from Michigan. Before becoming the Digital Content Editor for ChicagoParent.com, she worked as a designer for the magazine's parent company Wednesday Journal, Inc. When she isn't working, she volunteers with 826 Chicago, blogs about book cover design and cheers on her Detroit Tigers. Alaina is a graduate of Bowling Green State University, where she majored in Journalism and minored in Visual Communications. She also spent a year studying photography and eating delicious food in Italy.
E-mail Alaina at firstname.lastname@example.org
Legoland Chicago hosts first-ever video contest for kids
April 26, 2013
Create your own Lego video and enter to win an annual membership the Legoland Discovery Center.
Bicycles displayed as works of art in new exhibit at Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry [Slideshow]
April 25, 2013
The Art of the Bicycle shows families how science, architecture and art have a place in the history of biking.
Week 11: Try and try again
April 22, 2013
Google Docs is changing my life. Also, you probably want to know about Promic-Con!
Watch a baby giraffe play at Brookfield Zoo [Video and slideshow]
April 16, 2013
There's nothing cuter than a 5-month-old giraffe playing outside for the first time.
White Dad Problems' Matt Rocco featured on BBC Radio
April 12, 2013
White Dad Problems have invaded British radio with a bit of parenting advice on BBC Radio.
Our 5 favorites from the Reasons My Son is Crying blog
April 8, 2013
Some funny for your afternoon: one anonymous dad's blog about his crying son.
Afternoon Laugh: Funny Stages of Pregnancy chart
March 25, 2013
From fear to acceptance to food stains, check out this illustrated Stages of Pregnancy chart that is sure to give you a laugh.
New Field Museum exhibit transports visitors to prehistoric caves
March 21, 2013
Scenes from the Stone Age uses interactive displays to teach families about prehistoric life.
5 must-have apps for your spring break family vacation
March 19, 2013
Heading to an unfamiliar city for spring break this year? Download these free apps before you go.
Week 7: Learning about teenage pregnancy in Chicago
March 12, 2013
Teaching, and learning, that the power of the personal anecdote hits like written statistics never will.