Posts from: March 2013

Perks! Little Beans Cafe, Emily Press & More!

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University Children's Center wants your fami...

Posted on March 05, 2013 at 7:40 AM by Ellie Ander

Music Opens Doors for Children

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the word “music?”

Most of us focus on the entertainment aspect: we listen to music or make music to have fun and relax. We talk with our friends about our favorite bands and songs, we share playlists on social media outlets. We listen to the radio in the car to make commute time a bit easier. Some of us even goof around and dance with our kids to their favorite tunes. Music helps us have a good time.

Music also has a wonde...

Posted on March 04, 2013 at 6:00 AM by Suzuki-Orff School of Music

What to do this week in Chicago-Family & Grown-Up City Fun (Mar 3 - Mar 9)


FREE & Open to the Public:

- Tues., March 5, New & Exp. Moms: Baby Blues, Anxiety, Meds, & Much More @ Terra Firma Behavioral Health

- Thurs., March 7, Mommy & Me Mani/Pedi Morning @ Rock Candy Salon

- Fri., March 8, Drenched Chicago w/Right Fit Chicago @ Precision Human Performance

Discounted & Open to the Public

- Thurs., March 7, Baby...

Posted on March 03, 2013 at 11:55 AM by Amy Johnson

Tips to help get your kids through the winter – safely!

With this recent blast of icy cold weather, it’s hard to think of anything else besides staying warm! However, Kids in Danger (KID) is here to give you some simple tips to help keep your child both warm AND safe this winter season. 

Keep checking the website for product recalls. The agency just did a roundup of recent cold weather product recalls, and while no children’s products were included, that doesn’t mean they won’t be later. A winter season product parents nee...

Posted on March 01, 2013 at 7:14 AM by Dev Gowda