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A Little Village teacher's back-porch library
Apr. 25, 2013
Rachel Perveiler said La Biblioteca Del Personas promotes literacy and teaches responsibility.
Heritage Matters: Children's Health, Culture, & Community Event
Feb. 7, 2013
This Heritage Matters panel discussion explores children’s health through the lens of mental and physical health, cultural identity, family and community dynamics.
Unfamous Kids Named After Famous People
Jan. 10, 2013
Our son is named “Paul” which is a pretty straightforward name, except my underlying rationale for doing so is maybe a little weird.
Secret Wonder Women, unite!
Jan. 7, 2013
Little did our parents know when buying us those red, blue and gold undergarments that they were raising a secret generation of incognito superhero girls.
How to get the perfect scared of Santa photo
Dec. 18, 2012
It wouldn’t feel like Christmas without a couple dozen photos of terrified children sobbing on strange men’s laps. Here are some tips on how to elicit a winner.
New moms apologize – a lot
Nov. 15, 2012
Sorry to say, new moms apologize too much.
Raising a Cubs-Sox fan
May. 18, 2012
How can you raise your child without the trauma of picking sides in the Cubs-Sox rivalry? You may not believe it, but you can. Take it from this long-time sports reporter, who grew up loving both teams equally.
Some new ideas for kids' parties
May. 9, 2012
Kids today get everything they want. Treats are handed out daily. The result: The thrill of normal parties is gone. Here are some ideas for new parties to get your kids pumped.
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