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Halloween Picture Frame for Parties: Craft Idea

Halloween Picture Frame for Parties: Craft Idea

It's time for costumes and creepy decorations – Halloween is right around the corner! Capture some spooky moments at your party with this photo booth-ready frame

Hooray for Spring Paper Wreath Using Oh Joy! for Target

Hooray for Spring Paper Wreath Using Oh Joy! for Target

We're all aflutter for the new party supply line by the popular mom blogger – and, of course, the warmer weather! Make a bright decoration that celebrates both.

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Best Places to Go Hiking in Southeast Michigan

Best Places to Go Hiking in Southeast Michigan

Need a change of pace? These local trails offer hiking, biking and beautiful scenery in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties. Updated for 2014-15.

Top 10 Toddler Getaways in Southeast Michigan

Top 10 Toddler Getaways in Southeast Michigan

Sanity-saving spots to blow off steam with your little one – from Nature's Playhouse in Ferndale to the Detroit Zoo to the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum.

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Kids Summer Birthday Party Theme Ideas

Kids Summer Birthday Party Theme Ideas

Celebrate the big day with five cool concepts, including a backwards bash, superhero shebang or a Mexican fiesta, luau or food/cooking blowout.

10 Classic Birthday Gift Ideas for Kids that Stand the Test of Time

10 Classic Birthday Gift Ideas for Kids that Stand the Test of Time

Trump the latest trends with these cool presents that are great choices for young boys and girls – from Silly Putty and Slinky to Barbie and LEGOs.

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AAA Travel Locations

AAA Travel Locations

Looking to book a trip through AAA Travel? Take a peek this resource roundup for a location near you.

A Letter from AAA Michigan's Vice President Randy Williams

A Letter from AAA Michigan's Vice President Randy Williams

Williams discusses AAA Travel's Life's a Trip section in Metro Parent, which offers information on planning a family getaway.

How to Get Your Passport

How to Get Your Passport

If you've never applied for one, or your passport has expired, here's what you need to know to get set up for international travel.

Family Fun at Sea

Family Fun at Sea

Four reasons a Caribbean cruise could be your family's favorite trip ever!

Escape To Mexico – With Ease

Escape To Mexico – With Ease

Seven steps to booking an all-inclusive Mexico resort vacation for your family.

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Traveling to the Upper Peninsula: Things to Do During Fall

Traveling to the Upper Peninsula: Things to Do During Fall

Hike it way up north – above the Mackinac Bridge – with the family to enjoy a flash of fall colors in Marquette and beyond.

Indiana's Dune Country, a Family Trip Beyond Sleeping Bear

Indiana's Dune Country, a Family Trip Beyond Sleeping Bear

Michigan isn't the only Midwest place with some dandy dunes. Take a trip to Indy for a fall adventure.

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Best Specialty Camps for Kids in Michigan

Best Specialty Camps for Kids in Michigan

Traditional camp will always be in style, but these days, there are a lot more options for your child. Here are 10 types that are getting kids psyched for summer.

Camp Friendships are Unique Experiences for Kids

Camp Friendships are Unique Experiences for Kids

Connections forged at summer camp can be some of the best relationships children have, giving more insight into themselves – and the bigger world.

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Mall Play Areas for Kids in Southeast Michigan

Mall Play Areas for Kids in Southeast Michigan

These shopping centers in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties offer surefire fun for your children when they need a retail break.

Factory Tours in Southeast Michigan for Family Fun

Factory Tours in Southeast Michigan for Family Fun

Bring the kids to experience the Ford Rouge Factory in Detroit, teddy bears and the Jiffy Plant in Chelsea, and Morley/Sanders desserts in Macomb County.

Historical Attractions in Southeast Michigan

Historical Attractions in Southeast Michigan

These historical spots in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties are the perfect setting for families to learn and play together. Updated for 2014-15.

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