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November 2012

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A night out at the opera can be fun for the whole family. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

A new Kinder Korner has kids investigating the market and interacting with village vendors. Read more

Fairs & Fests

This Country Fruit Cobbler is sweet and delicious, and sure to be an instant family classic. Read more

Recipes

Chicago families struggle to help their kids bridge gaps between social classes to fulfill the American Dream. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

A nighttime parade through the city puts everyone in the holiday spirit. Read more

Holiday Fun

Instead of ordering not-as-advertised toys from a catalog this holiday season, try shopping for gifts locally. Read more

Local Gems

Moms and kids can coexist on Facebook peacefully, but there are some rules to follow. Read more

General Parenting

These sailboats are easy to make and will keep the kids entertained in the tub. Read more

Crafts

Next time you are at the grocery store, stock up on a few extra packages of sponges and create your own "bath toys." Read more

Crafts

You no longer need to struggle to find safe treats for your kids with allergies. Read more

Sweet Treats

The 10th anniversary of the ChiTag promises more toys, more games and more fun. Read more

Fairs & Fests

Three families share their adoption stories and the importance of connections. Read more

General Parenting

A mom chooses to look beyond the mess and use crafting as a way to build a strong, lasting connection with her daughter. Read more

General Parenting

You can create a home that supports your daughter and teaches her to love and value herself. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Includes fun twists on breakfast classics and pancakes "better than Mommy's". Read more

Restaurant Picks

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Christopher Garlington makes the mistake of telling his kids about a DisneyWorld secret. Read more

General Parenting

Marianne Walsh's family joins the Chicago Wellness program, going against her diet of Nutella and leftover pizza. Read more

General Parenting

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Books for Kids Foundation Facebook page

Getting to the library can be difficult for some families, so a new program brings books closer to home. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

"Mamaphobia" takes the everyday struggles of motherhood to the stage. Read more

Chicago Parent Archives

Choo-choo ambiance with food on a healthier track has two Chicagoland locations. Read more

Restaurant Picks

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