Posts in City Tips
Citykin Guide To Prospect Heights

It may not have the Brooklyn street cache as a Williamsburg, DUMBO or Cobble Hill…but if you’re not hanging in Prospect Heights then you are missing out on life. One of the coolest and nicest (COOL TO BE KIND PEOPLE!) city moms we know who is our unofficial but official Prospect Heights expert gives the ultimate lowdown on her little slice of Brooklyn heaven. You are welcome!

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Citykin Guide To Bed-Stuy

Jay-Z grew up in Bed-Stuy. So basically that’s all you need to know about this Brooklyn Neighborhood. It has more street cred than all the cool areas in the universe. #fact. Citykin’s resident Bed-Stuy expert Liz Anthony gave us the insider scoop on what to do with your family in this diverse, bustling slice of Brooklyn.

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Pride In The Cities

The month of June is all about celebrating Pride and the LGBTQI communities in cities all over the world, bringing together people of all groups to celebrate love, life and equality. It culminates in the Pride march, with the largest of its kind in New York. Should you bring your kids… Citykin put together a quick weekend guide for your families to see love in all different shapes and sizes, in its technicolor glory. 

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Kid-friendly Chicago Restaurants

You will thank us after sifting through this kid-friendly Chicago restaurant guide. But your waistline may not. Here are some of the top places recommended to us by our Citykin Chitown crew on where to have an amazing meal that BOTH kid and parent will love. Bon Appétit!

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Sleepless In The City

Cities are full of lights, sounds and people at all hours. Combine that with small spaces, paper thin walls and a lot of tiny humans in one living area, getting your baby to sleep is all but a Herculean task. Two former A-lister professional nannies dish out their top tips for getting your baby to sleep. zzzzzzzzz (we can dream it already.)

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How To March Madness In A Bar With Tiny Humans

March Madness, wings, beer, bars and tiny humans. One of those things doesn’t belong…(we’re more of a nacho platter crew here at Citykin.) Watching ALL the games and bringing your kids along doesn’t need to be a horrible experience. Here’s how to March Madness with your tiny human squad.

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The City Parent Guide To Keeping Warm When It's Cold AF

It hit MINUS 50 in Chicago this week (COLDER than Antarctica. Read: WHAT IN THE ACTUAL F.)  Is that even a temperature? We were inspired and simultaneously terrified so we compiled a list called the "Polar Vortex Swearby Guide." STAY WARM and STAY CALM (when putting on kid boots.)

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