The current craze for kids — Rainbow Loom bands and their many knockoffs — has been surprising parents and child development experts since it broke out last summer and fall: In a market glutted with crafts marketed to girls, loom bands are the rare gender-neutral hobby that appeals to boys, too.
Now that it’s nearly winter in Chicago, many of us are layering up, donning hats and gloves, and collectively complaining about the cold, the snow and the piercing wind. It’s a Chicago tradition, and I believe that esprit de corps helps us face that long …Read More
Juicing, once considered something of a fringe trend for the hemp-wearing crowd, has gone mainstream. “My client is pretty mch your corporate America client. They’re the person on the go, they don’t like to cook, they don’t get their vegetables enough in a day,” says Krissy Sciarra of Harvest Juicery.
In “10 Minute Solution: Butt Lift,” Christine Bullock provides five very different short — but strenuous — workouts that will turn you into a believer on that with the right exercises, your behind doesn’t have to be heading south.
At age 62, Mary McDonnell — the big screen beauty from “Dances With Wolves” and “Independence Day” — stays healthy with a combination of easy-to-do Read More
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): By nature, you are a resourceful person. (Think what you can do with your hands.) Today, however, you will turn your … Read More