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May 2012

Metro Parent Magazine
Table of Contents


Top Teachers Awards 2012
Photos: Meet the five fabulous southeast Michigan educators who put the 'excel' in excellence!

Web extras:

  • Read about all nominated teachers
  • Discover who inspired our top teachers
  • Find unique gifts for the special teachers in your life.

The Ups and Downs of WAHMs
Print: Is working at home right for you? Work-at-home moms share their tips.
Web: Mindfulness tips for moms who work or stay at home

Special Series: Loss, Part I of III
Every Parent's Worst Nightmare
Print: Three local families share their story of facing the unthinkable: Losing a child.

Web extras:

  • Learn about Compassionate Friends, a group that helps grieving parents.
  • How you can be a friend to a friend in grief.


Make It-Craft
Make your Michigan mark with cool DIY stampers and crayons

Bits & Briefs
Kid death dangers, Mott Web chat on hearing loss, twins trend and more

Metro Parent Memory Wall
Mom's the word: Mom Sara Shunkwiler's story of discovering her son's hearing problem with help from 1994 Metro Parent article, Mother's Day gifts over the years, more

Metro Mom
Meet Suzy Cody of Macomb, a GM aero engineer who plays in roller derby!


Little Ones
Toddler sleep solutions

Big Kids
Preparing kids for sleep-aways

Tweens & Teens
Teen help with job hunting

Along the Way
A Mother's Day prayer


Let's Go
Zipping through Kalahari, Seeing sharks in Cleveland and more

Family Fun Guide
Calendar of events


  • What's In Store
  • Professional Services Directory
  • Family Marketplace
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