Jennifer Gilbert

Expert explains the science behind baby-naming and why Italian names are on the rise

When it comes time to choose a name for the newest addition to your family, the task can seem daunting.

Lesson learned

Everyone says that being a parent is the hardest job you’ll ever have, but no one can really explain what that means.

For your reading pleasure

Books for new and expectant parents

Trimester by trimester guide to pregnancy symptoms

Whether your first sign of impending parenthood was nausea, headaches or just a positive pregnancy test, they're only the start of a long...

Mixing it up

Cooking has always been a family experience for Chicago chef and mom of two Rebecca Wheeler.

Now baby makes three

This edition of Chicago Baby is particularly special to me

Food for thought

Every parent wants their baby to be healthy and eat the healthiest foods available. But what do you do when it comes to products that contain "new" additives?

Before baby makes three

When Josh Shear and his wife, Karen, decided to have a baby, they wanted to make the conception part of the process special. So the Valparaiso, Ind., couple planned a vacation.

A little Baby talk

From the editorCertain life-changing events seem to go in cycles—in my life, the past couple of years have been dominated by marriage, both my own and my friends’.

New site for new baby

There’s been a bit of a baby boom recently with my friends and family—two babies have been born over the past two months, with a third on the way in a matter of weeks.
- Advertisement -spot_img

Latest Stories

Local Students Learn to Grow Fresh Food in Classrooms

Some local schools are receiving free gardens for the classroom.

14 Exciting Date Night Ideas in Chicagoland

Spice up your next date night with these fun activities.

11 ’90s Halloween Movies to Watch As a Family

Show your kids some of your favorite Halloween films.

10 Awesome Chicagoland Bookstores to Visit with Kids

Bring your young readers to these independent bookstores.