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August 2014

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1 in 5 kids has sent nude or semi-nude photos of themselves to others. You can take some steps to make sure your child isn't one of the 20 percent. more

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Local experts are working hard to get girls involved with science, technology, engineering and math at a young age. Resources to get started may be as close as your own backyard. more

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Students are becoming increasingly connected with their international counterparts. more

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It's easy to get started creating waste-free lunches for your kids. more

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Christopher Garlington forewarned his wife and kids the Internet would be down for a day. That didn't stop the hysteria that ensued. more

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There's still time to pick up a few last-minute back-to-school items that can add a little fun to your child's day. more

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With just a few weeks left, we've got a few ideas on what to see at the Bristol Renaissance Faire before it closes Sept. 1. more

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No mom's hopeless when it comes to looking put-together. A couple of Chicago stylists give some tips on creating your own updated mom look. more

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Backpacks aren't about the Ninja turtle on the front. Here's a guide to age-appropriate backpacks. more

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It’s time to let it go and realize it’s OK to make mistakes more

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Jennifer Robertson will hold a free yoga event for kids this weekend. more

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Get out the mixing bowls and start instilling confidence and cooking skills in your tween. more

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When Kathryn Rose decides her toddler's behind compared to the overscheduled tots around her, she puts her own education plan into action. more

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Chicago's south side doesn't get much publicity once you leave U.S. Cellular Field, but there's lots more to see besides baseball. more

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Enjoy the food and the view on the 95th floor of the Hancock Center. more

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Expand kids' palates, and enjoy a taste of the ocean, at this Chicago restaurant. more

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Marianne Walsh finds an old research study gives her new insight into her role as the terrycloth monkey mother to her boys. more

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Writer and mom Sara Fisher has some fun ideas on how to get kids back in the learning mode. more

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From Jelly Bean art to counting freckles, there's lots to do this month. more

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Sports fans have a new place to celebrate Chicago's teams. more

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