Rub-a-Dub-Dub: Bath Time S.O.S.
Print: Coaxing kids young and old to get into that tub
Web: Way cool bath toys for kids in the Gimme Gimme blog
Print: Forget the tropics. Get stranded at these Midwest local gems, from Belle Isle in Detroit to Isle Royale up north.
Web: Shark! Discover that – and more – and Florida's family-friendly Emerald Coast
Special Series: Loss, Part III of III
Moving Forward as an Only Parent
Print: It's one thing to recover after the death of your partner, but when you're still in the midst of raising a family, it's even harder. Three local parents show how they've held it together and forged ahead to create a bright future – for themselves and their kids.
Web: On loss: Jacquie Goetz Bluethmann, author of our Loss series, shares her experience writing these three stories
DIY lemonade stand: Make your own snazzy sale space with this guide
Bits & Briefs
Print: Kids' sports stats, Troy's new-by-July 2012 trampoline park and more
Web: The London Summer Olympics start this month! Get in the spirit with two get-active backyard games.
Metro Parent Memory Wall
Vacation: Summer travel trends, "Off Shores Banana Boats" campfire treats and more
Print: Summer health slide: Why kids' BMIs shoot up
Web: A tasty summer wrap recipe – and more healthy tips
Tweens & Teens
The dangers of car surfing
Video – Metro Parent on the Scene
Catch the Drive-In Movies at Compuware Arena in Plymouth
Family Fun Guide
Calendar of events
Michigan's Dark Sky Park, Fourth fun in St. Louis and a dandy D.C. deal