Tips on the Chic Chicago Parent

How to teach kids about finance


Back-to-school time means plenty of lessons to learn in the classroom. But parents usually have to be the teachers when it comes to a subject their kids will need to understand throughout their adult lives – personal finance.

Studies show …

Ideas For Mother


Our beauty editor recently took her mother to Japan for Cherry Blossom season- all inclusive of Onsen therapies, visits to holistic and spiritual sites, culinary adventures, shopping and many other Japanese experiences; topping any gift one can give to a …

The best double strollers


Congratulations on your second child… or your twins!  Now, you have to think about the best and most comfortable way to transport your little bubbas around town. The most important decision lies in comfort;  both for your children and yourself. …

Our Father’s Day gift Guide


Father’s Day is around the corner and you may have not crossed that ‘gift for dad’ task off your list. Here are some simple ideas that are suitable for most Dads! Remember- you don’t have to give your gift on …

Celebrating Mama’s Day: Fresh Ideas


Ever since I’ve become a mother, my perspective on Mother’s day has changed: it’s become a day where I truly want to celebrate, applaud and appreciate mothers in every corner of this planet. I would like to thank all mothers …

The best Travel Strollers


We have found that one of the most daunting tasks to do when ‘baby’ shopping was finding the perfect stroller- really because you’re buying it for yourself- your comfort and ease is as important as your child’s comfort. Even more …

Holistic Chicago: Meeting Ayurveda’s Monica


Despite being an environmentally friendly, recycling Chicago resident, I have recently become more conscious and aware of the lifestyle that we are living. During my pregnancy, I’ve taken notice of the toxins that our bodies experience both externally and internally. …