August 2011


The classic heroes have much to teach about ‘truth, justice and the American way’ Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Your insider tips for navigating the always thrilling Chicago Air and Water Show Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

If you think astrology is only for late-night television and 1-888 dial-in numbers, think again. Astrologists believe your sign can help you be a better parent. We sat down with one to find out more. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Ice cream cones, frozen yogurt, Popsicles and Italian ice are all delightful ways to cool off on a hot summer day. But sometimes it’s good to try something new. Making frozen banana pops is a fun (and tasty) project that everyone in the family can participate in. Plus, you can feel a little bit better knowing that your kids are eating some healthy fruit with their chocolate. Read more


But maneuvering this jam-packed show with kids, strollers and diaper bags requires some pre-planning. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

When the mercury rises, high heat and humidity can lead to heat-related illnesses like heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Read more

General Parenting


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