Archive for June 2011

What's Eating Your Child?

What's Eating Your Child?
If you could quickly and effectively cure your child’s ear infection, moodiness, or frequent colds with food instead of drugs, which option would you choose? In WHAT’S EATING YOUR CHILD? leading nutritionist Kelly Dorfman empowers parents to become Nutrition Detectives by revealing simple ways to uncover the clues behind a child’s health problems and find... Read more »

Celebrate the summer solstice (for free) with the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

I absolutely love the summer solstice. What’s not to like about this lovely day? It is the longest day of the year and the weather is usually glorious. Plus, it is the official start of summer. I always wish that there were more fun ways to commemorate this fantastic occasion. So I was delighted to... Read more »

Chicken in the Car and the Car Won't Go: Required Summer Reading for Chicago Parents

Listen, I am no slouch when it comes to thinking of fun things to do with my kids (see: this entry and the hundreds of entries before it). But I am certainly not an expert. I wanted to take a minute to introduce you to Melisa Wells, the author of Chicken in the Car and... Read more »