Do you suffer from "Mommy or Daddy Brain?" Dr. Smith's knows that parents have a lot to balance - but dealing with diaper rash should be one less stress. Read more from Chicago moms and dads about how they handle mommy/daddy brain.
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Santa Claus is coming to town! Families can have the chance to meet St. Nick, plus enjoy a breakfast buffet and have unlimited access to Odyssey Fun World's attractions, including the Roller Coaster, Ferris Wheel, Bumper Cars, Exploration Adventure, Laser Tag and the newly updated Gamer's Lounge. One Chicago Parent reader will win a family five-pack to the event, 8 a.m. Dec. 15 in Tinley Park.
New exhibit uses interactive elements to help kids understand the links between prehistoric creatures and animals of today.Watch the video! | See more videos
My parenting philosophy is part T. Barry Brazelton and part Dr. Sears, with assistance from Dr. Spock; Quaker and adoptive parenting techniques; knowledge gleaned from my parents, sister, extended family and friends; listening to my heart and sometimes to my head; and above all and by far the most challenging part, is striving to be present in the moment with my son.