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Family Structure: Its Importance and How to Create It

07/28/14

Family Structure: Its Importance and How to Create It

Feeling more like a frazzled family these days? Help fix the problem by creating some structure to help your kids feel secure.

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Five Ways to Build Structure in Your Family

07/28/14

Five Ways to Build Structure in Your Family

From chore charts to meal plans, here are a few ways to keep families organized.

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Play Food Lollipops Craft for Kids

07/28/14

Play Food Lollipops Craft for Kids

Everyone wants a sweet treat after dinner, even if it's for an imaginary meal! Get the tutorial on how to make these old-school treats reimagined as toys.

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Buy Michigan Now Fest in Northville

07/28/14

Buy Michigan Now Fest in Northville

Shop for some of the best products the Mitten State has to offer. Plus, enjoy fun for the whole family, Aug. 1-3, 2014.

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Chocolate-Chip Pumpkin-Seed Granola Bars

07/28/14

Chocolate-Chip Pumpkin-Seed Granola Bars

Macomb County mom and restaurant-family vet Natalie Buscemi-Hindman keeps recipes simple and delicious – just like this one.

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Highland Games at Historic Greenmead Park in Livonia

07/28/14

Highland Games at Historic Greenmead Park in Livonia

It's year 165 of this annual event featuring Scottish food, fun and some friendly competition, Aug. 2, 2014.

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Sanity Saving Tips for Parents

07/28/14

Sanity Saving Tips for Parents

Avoid the chaos this school season with our ABCs of self-care. We've got 26 ways to enter a more Zen state.

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Physicians Advise Parents to Read to Children Daily

07/28/14

Physicians Advise Parents to Read to Children Daily

Family story time is just what the doctor ordered! The American Academy of Pediatrics wants physicians to urge early literacy at birth. Why the big push?

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Michigan Education Improves, Poverty Grows, Kids Count Says

07/25/14

Michigan Education Improves, Poverty Grows, Kids Count Says

The 2014 Annie E. Casey Foundation study finds promising trends for preschool attendance and high-school graduation, but notes struggles with child poverty.

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Zucchini Recipes: Ways to Incorporate Veggies Into Your Diet

07/25/14

Zucchini Recipes: Ways to Incorporate Veggies Into Your Diet

Is your garden overflowing with this vegetable? Try making cheesy zucchini bites, zucchini fries or any of these recipes.

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