Covid 19 Resource Posts
FOMO (fear of missing out) is a REAL psychological phenomenon. But, what exactly is FOMO and why is it important to us as moms? Here’s how to cope!
It’s been a tough year for high school juniors and seniors. Here’s what you need to know about how to make the most of your student’s ACT score this year.
As we approach the end of 2020, not a lot has changed since last spring. Arielle Sheinman is back to answer our questions as we’re STILL parenting through a pandemic.
Even as students and teachers work remotely, Academic Approach North Shore continues to offer one-on-one tutoring and school programs that empower students from all backgrounds. Here’s how…
Two teachers who are also parents share their perspective.
Plus, how damaging to kids’ eyes is the increased screen time?
With many schools requiring kids to wear masks, teaching kids to keep their mask on is going hand in hand with teaching ABCs and geometry. Help your child’s teacher by encouraging your kids with these easy tips!
Founded in 2016, Pitch Your Peers is a grant giving organization funded entirely by its members. Learn more about the Chicago chapter co-founders, Jennie and Shawna, and how they’ve made an impact on our local communities.
As parents we’re always looking for ways to get the kids off screens. Check out how North Shore mom, Alison Stolberg has done just that!
Lake Forest resident Rebecca Asfour, owner and master teacher at The Dailey Method Barre + Cycle studio in Vernon Hills and Lake Forest, is passionate about community, movement and wellness, and strives to bring that to everyone she meets!
While each camp, daycare center, and preschool will follow different specific protocols, this article provides guidance to parents thinking about these changes in their child’s lives.
Meet Winnetka mama of four wee ones and Talent Manager from The Mom Project, Megan. Megan’s telling us all about The Mom Project and how you (yes, you mama) can pivot to your next career!
Studies have shown helping others can make us less depressed, less anxious, and even physically healthy. Here are some simple ways to help both strangers and loved ones today. Plus, how some of the moms across our network are giving back to their own communities and inspiring us!
The former Bikram instructor, now stay at home mama, Sarah Rempel, is helping families cope with the coop up with bright, simple and fun crafts via her public Instagram account.
This is a candid interview with local mom and nurse anesthetist/CRNA, Claire Farren. Claire gives us an eye into what it’s like to live through this pandemic as a nurse inside a COVID 19 ICU.
For the last 20 years this Chicago mom of two teens has been the Chief Education Officer of school2life, a vital career resource. Read her superior career advice!
Discussing COVID-19 with our kids can be confusing! How much do I say? What details do I include? Arielle Sheinman, LCSW shares with us a few activities for families to complete at home to discuss COVID-19 related anxiety and sadness.
The world is experiencing a health crisis today the likes of which no one alive has seen before. Anna Marcolin, LCSW and host of The Real Therapist Podcast has put together a list of a few simple tools that can help to allay frayed nerves during this trying time. Worth the read!
Hey working mama. Are you dealing with the bulk of homeschooling plus trying to do your job? You’re not alone, and there’s a silver lining! Our parent company spoke with Lauren Brody, author of the bestselling book, The Fifth Trimester about how to deal.
These will be go-tos during this strange, social distancing times period—and beyond.