Author - Christa Reed
What you probably already know is…Neighborhood Parents Network is dedicated to connecting families with the resources the need to navigate parenting the City. What you probably didn't know is that 2015 marks our 35th birthday. That's right, we've been around for longer than many of our members. We're blowing this one up and celebrating like every 35 year old should. We're bringing you amazing parties, workshops, play dates, discounts all over the city and so much more. Here are 5 reasons t...Posted on January 01, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Do you have tons of stuff to get done before the holidays? Now you can shop, wrap and relax while the kiddos are in one of our favorite drop-off programs.
Little Beans Café - Drop and Shop Day Camp
Kids will play, take a class, do activities and eat lunch. This is run their camp leaders so it’s sure be lots of fun. Child must be 2.5-4.5 and potty trained.
Monday, Dec. 16th, 10:00am-1:00pm
Tuesday, Dec. 17th, 10:00am-1:00pm
$35 per child (includes lunch)
Wo...Posted on December 12, 2013 at 11:00 AM
I am endlessly thankful for the Volunteers and Staffers that make NPN THE greatest parenting resource in the City. But I wanted to know what their kiddos were thankful for, so we asked them. Here's what they had to say:
Abby (2): "Pinecones and Raisins"
Alex (3): "Ice cream"
Evie (6): "That my parents have enough money for food and shelter...and hot dogs"
Leela (7): "I am thankful for family and friends"
Isaac (2): "Nature Museum" (Peggy Notebaert)
Jett (7): "For ...Posted on November 27, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Is your morning routine filled with utter chaos? Can't ever manage to get everyone out of the house on time? Desparate to make the process just a little bit easier? Do YOU need a nap by 9am? We feel you, and so do other NPN members.
NPN's discussion forum has an awesome post with tips for an easier morning. Our members share their strategies on everything from where to put the baby when you're brushing your teeth to how to get clothes on the older ones a little faster. Check it out to...Posted on November 01, 2013 at 8:00 AM