All posts by Bob Cushman

Friday Fun Five June 17 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       PrairieFest – Oswegoland Park... Read More

Friday Fun Five June 10 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Salute to Freedom –... Read More

Friday Fun Five June 3 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Oswego Country Market Sundays... Read More

Friday Fun Five May 27 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Sea Lion Aquatic Park... Read More

Friday Fun Five May 20 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Train Extravaganza Weekend –... Read More

Friday Fun Five May 13 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Peter Pan and Wendy... Read More

Visit Lake Geneva

Wisconsin is just a short drive from Chicago, but it’s truly a great escape from the hustle and bustle of our daily lives. Oaklee’s recently visited the Lake Geneva area and came up with five (although there are many more) reasons to take your family there... Read More

Friday Fun Five May 6 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s May/June Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Cardboard Regatta Boat Building... Read More

Kiddie Academy – Community Begins Here

Kids find happiness. Parents find peace of mind. As a parent, you see your child growing every day—perhaps too fast. And we’re not talking about height markers on door frames. At Kiddie Academy® we never take a single moment of your child’s growth potential for granted.... Read More

Friday Fun Five April 29 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!       Kite Fly Fun with... Read More

4 Tips to Keep Kids Stress-Free During Testing

Standardized testing season is upon us and it can be an extremely stressful time for students Luckily, both teachers and parents can help them effectively manage their stress, while still being proactive and keeping their performance high. No one knows the stress that kids face better... Read More

Mother’s Day Safety Resources

Oaklee’s guest post by Laura Nikolovska, Program Director for Kids In Danger, a Chicago-based nonprofit dedicated to improving children’s product safety. Moms are amazing and do so much for their children. This Mother’s Day, we want to repay the favor and do something special for them. Staying... Read More

Stories from Our Mothers Become Our Greatest Gifts

“We Talk to You Because We Love You” Stories from Our Mothers Become Our Greatest Gifts By Shoba Sreenivasan, Ph.D. & Linda E. Weinberger, Ph.D. The Yupik, an indigenous people of Alaska, had the tradition of passing down wisdom fromelders to the young. They called these... Read More

Friday Fun Five April 22 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!     Earth Day Festival 2016 April... Read More

Friday Fun Five April 15 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!     Fun Run in Color April... Read More

Friday Fun Five April 1 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!     Chicago Wolves Marvel Super Hero... Read More

Friday Fun Five March 25 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!     Laser Tag Lock-In at Adventure... Read More

Friday Fun Five March 18 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!     Flashlight Egg Hunt March 18... Read More

Friday Fun Five March 11 2016

Here are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories! For more great family events, see Oaklee’s March/April Digital Edition, or search our calendar of events!     Naper Settlement Maple Sugaring Spring... Read More