There is nothing more life-changing than becoming a parent. It upends everything instantly and forever.
And those experiences - wondrous, worrisome, unique and universal - are the things that Chicago Parent and our readers share. Chicago Parent is the voice of many parents - across six counties, multiple income levels and from every possible definition of being a family - binding parents to kids, families to communities.
Feel that energy in Chicago Parent magazine every month, changing every moment at ChicagoParent.com and face-to-face at our many events. Then add our special projects, such as the totally fun and useful Going Places family guide each season and the twice-annual Chicago Special Parent.
For 29 years, Chicago Parent has been Chicago's essential companion for parents. With the largest circulation and the broadest assortment of useful advertising, Chicago Parent has helped generations of Chicago families find their way, or at least their way to the Field Museum.