Meet a Mom- Meet Luci, Owner of Skip & Scoot!

If you didn’t know what or who Skip & Scoot was before Chicago moved into a strict stay at home order back in March, chances are if you have kids, you do now!  Luci Grause, founder and owner, was quick to provide families with crazy-fun optical courses, fort...

Parenting A Special Needs Child During a Pandemic

Sara Hood has met many challenges over the course of her life. Born into a Sudanese refugee camp, she recovered from a heart attack at age 23 after the birth of her first child, Josiah, with NFL player Ziggy Hood. Now 9, Josiah has autism, and she is a fierce advocate...

Best Baby & Kids Sunscreens for Summer 2020!

Looking to keep your kids safe from the sun this summer? The first thing to look for in a sunscreen is a physical (as opposed to chemical) formula. Safer ingredients include zinc oxide and titanium dioxide, while ones to avoid include avobenzone, oxybenzone,...

Fresh Weekend Ideas, Quarantine Style

If your kiddos are anything like mine, they are “bored” and burnt out on just about every activity, class and craft that we’ve done over the last two months.  In attempt to shake things up a little this weekend, I’ve put together a few ideas that can be fun for the...

Meet a Mom- Sarah Meadors of Gold Coast Nannies

With Chicago’s stay at home order extended through May and camp options still unknown, families are in need of child care more than ever.  Sarah Meadors has you covered!  She’s launching a way to combine the activities of summer camp with child care in your home this...

Get to Know The Chicago Good Life blogger and city mom, Christine

My second baby wasn’t much of a sleeper.  I spent many, MANY nights awake with him, scrolling instagram.  Luckily for me, blogging had become pretty popular at that point and there was plenty to keep me reading through the wee hours!  At that time, there were very few...

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