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Alaina Buzas

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Author Email: alaina@chicagoparent.com

Staff title: Digital Content Editor

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Alaina Buzas

Looking for a fun afternoon out with your spouse? The Shedd Aquarium's Penguin Encounter is a great place to ditch the kids. Read more

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Alaina Buzas / Digital Content Editor

Come with an empty stomach and an open mind, and you'll have a great night out. Read more

Date Night Ideas

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New Orleans is more than Bourbon Street and beads. Check out how to make a great family vacation out of a trip to the Big Easy. Read more

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Ditch the kids for some adult-only fun at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. Nature on Tap, a new series at the museum, provides an escape from diapers and homework one evening a month. Read more

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Asean Johnson, whose school has since been spared, brings a rally crowd to its feet during a speech about the potential school closings. Read more

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Adler's renovated cafe features outdoor seating and fresh options, just in time for summer planetarium visits. Read more

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Alaina Buzas / Digital Content Editor

Families can reach out and touch rays as they glide through an outdoor pool in Shedd's newest seasonal exhibit. Read more

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In Adler's new live show, visitors feel like they're floating through space dust. Read more

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Create your own Lego video and enter to win an annual membership the Legoland Discovery Center. Read more

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The Art of the Bicycle shows families how science, architecture and art have a place in the history of biking. Read more

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Google Docs is changing my life. Also, you probably want to know about Promic-Con! Read more

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There's nothing cuter than a 5-month-old giraffe playing outside for the first time. Read more

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White Dad Problems have invaded British radio with a bit of parenting advice on BBC Radio. Read more

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From fear to acceptance to food stains, check out this illustrated Stages of Pregnancy chart that is sure to give you a laugh. Read more

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Scenes from the Stone Age uses interactive displays to teach families about prehistoric life. Read more

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Teaching, and learning, that the power of the personal anecdote hits like written statistics never will. Read more

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