Tag: KidGrade

The Time She Peed In The Chair

Two weeks ago, my oldest turned three. As it worked out, I had a meet-up scheduled to meet the other Kidgrade ambassadors at Kookaburra Play Cafe on Clybourn. I’d never been there before, and with the wealth of grey cold gloom looming in our Midwestern future, I was looking forward to finding another place to... Read more »

Finding Kid-Friendly Venues Around Chicago

I’m a referral person. I was long before I had kids. Although I can read 100 reviews online, I’ll put a lot more weight in one direct experience from a friend. When I bought a house out in the ‘burbs, I had few friends in my immediate “service area.” As I tossed at night about... Read more »