Gloria Mitchell

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Moms and girls find being involved in mother-daughter book clubs give them a chance to connect beyond the book Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

There’s nothing like the toot of a train whistle to put you in the mood for adventure, and the Illinois Railway Museum in Union offers just the ticket. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Saddle up at one of these stables, just a short drive outside the city limits and the perfect place to tap into Chicago's pioneer roots. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Do constant applications of hand sanitizer promote better health? Maybe not, a new study shows. Will you slather anyway? Read more

General Parenting

After shelling out for holiday presents, decorations and food, you may not have $200 left over to drop on a day at the spa. But you and your kids can enjoy a relaxing afternoon together by creating a spa experience at home. Read more

General Parenting

My daughters ran, rolled and bounced down the sandy face of the dune all the way to the beach, then climbed back up so they could roll down again. “I could do this all day!” the oldest exclaimed. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Urban fishing? Yep, it's a real thing, and it's happening all over Chicago this summer. Get hooked! Read more



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