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Southeast Michigan Farmers Market and Community-Supported Agriculture Guide

Southeast Michigan Farmers Market and Community-Supported Agriculture Guide

Looking for local fruits and veggies? Metro Parent's 2013 list covers farm fresh produce from farms to CSAs, from Detroit to Ann Arbor and beyond.

May 2013
Michigan-Grown Vegetables: 10 Delicious Picks for Your Family to Try

Michigan-Grown Vegetables: 10 Delicious Picks for Your Family to Try

Ready to visit your local farmers market and sample some late spring hometown veggies? Test out our taste guide, first, to get your kids interested.

May 2013
Price Comparisons: Organic vs. Conventional Foods

Price Comparisons: Organic vs. Conventional Foods

Organics have traditionally been more expensive, but growing availability and grocery store brands may help narrow the gap. We compare costs on 10 staples.

May 2013
Kids Who are Picky Eaters: What to Do When Meals Become Battles

Kids Who are Picky Eaters: What to Do When Meals Become Battles

Got a major food fight brewing at the family table? Southeast Michigan experts share advice and tips for parents to help avoid or diffuse mealtime struggles.

April 2013
Fun Finger Foods for Kids' Birthday Parties

Fun Finger Foods for Kids' Birthday Parties

Looking for quick, creative starters and main courses that'll delight your little guests – and create less stress for you, mom and dad? Try these six recipe ideas.

December 2012
Tips to Make Family Dinner Prep and Cooking Easier, Faster

Tips to Make Family Dinner Prep and Cooking Easier, Faster

Not smitten with the kitchen? Never fear, southeast Michigan moms and dads. Here's an alternative plan for feeding your kids healthy foods – without slaving over the stove.

November 2012
Freezer Cooking Tips and Recipes for Busy Families

Freezer Cooking Tips and Recipes for Busy Families

Tired of scrambling to prep dinner? Take heart, mom and dad: The pre-made batch cooking technique has matured. Get advice and ideas here!

October 2012
Family Friendly Pubs and Bars in Southeast Michigan

Family Friendly Pubs and Bars in Southeast Michigan

Just because they stock adult beverages for mom and dad doesn't mean these restaurants don't cater to kids, too! Get a taste of what's around metro Detroit.

August 2012
Detroit Restaurants for Kids and the Entire Family

Detroit Restaurants for Kids and the Entire Family

Delicious, one-of-a-kind pizza, burgers, fish and chips, delis, crepes and barbecue on the fly: Find it all in southeast Michigan's core urban city!

August 2012
Slider Hamburger Restaurants in Southeast Michigan

Slider Hamburger Restaurants in Southeast Michigan

Metro Detroit and the greater Ann Arbor area dish up delicious little burgers – some in super old-school buildings – perfect for the kids.

August 2012
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