May/June 2021 Chicago Parent

May/June 2021 Chicago Parent

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Lessons from a Nomadic Life


Why Are Some Kids Leaders and Others Followers?



If It Doesn’t Serve Me, I Will Not Say Yes


This suburban mother has devoted herself to trying to save her son and others like him and could use your help.

Black moms and babies are dying in higher numbers as calls to action spread across Illinois and the nation.

Make It an Epic Summer

Forget last year’s bummer summer. Hit the road (safely) with your family using our picks for great secluded, outdoor retreats, cool Airbnb and Vrbo stays and take a nature bath at one or more of the national parks within driving distance of Chicago.

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Since 1984, the Chicago Parent editorial team is trained to be the go-to source for Chicagoland families, offering a rich blend of expert advice, compelling stories, and the top local activities for kids. Renowned for their award-winning content, the team of editors and writers are dedicated to enriching family life by connecting parents with the finest resources and experiences our community has to offer.