Metro Parent Magazine and Henry Ford Health System present a day dedicated to unlocking the puzzle of autism – for parents and professionals.
Lure nature right to your family’s window by transforming an evergreen or shrub into a holiday banquet of yummy ornaments for birds and squirrels.
By Lish Dorset
Get inspired by two kid-friendly outfits that have gone viral, thanks to ‘Mayhem’ and Jimmy Kimmel, and make bunny paper dolls and watercolor crochet wall art.
In the realm of special needs, this may not seem so serious. But for little girls, it’s a hit on developing healthy self-esteem.
Prepare for an Irish-themed takeover this March as southeast Michigan gears up for St. Paddy’s Day 2015 with parades, performances and more family events in southeast Michigan.
By Jenny Kalish
Spend some quality family time on the slopes this season at some of Michigan’s greatest ski resorts and winter getaways in 2014-15.
Winter break boredom can easily set in, but you can keep your family busy with this list of events running from Feb. 16 until 20, 2015!
A 10-year-old girl received a letter from her friend explaining that she couldn’t come to her celebration because of her race.
Try this easy, four ingredient family recipe for a tasty Labor Day treat or an anytime special snack for the kids.
Families can experience a magical showcase from the Shrine Circus on March 20-22, 2015 featuring trapeze artists, high-wire acts and more.
Try a day of skating with the family at one of these rinks in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties. Find hours and costs in this guide.
We chatted with the world-renowned author and psycholinguistics expert who will be one of the keynote speakers at Metro Parent’s Living with Autism Workshop on April 24, 2015.
Need advice on making things work with your ex? Commit to do right by your kids with these helpful tips from southeast Michigan couples and experts.
By Lish Dorset
Children’s favorite hobbies and pastimes can serve as great gateways to DIY fun! Here are some great ideas, including bracelets, foosball creations and more.
Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak launches No Bullying Live Empowered, or NoBLE, to support at-risk children and their families.
Make a big impression with cool gifts for that impossible-to-buy-for kid. We found these trendy presents for your teenager so you don’t have to.
It’s an essential part of any child’s party. Local metro Detroit and Ann Arbor shops offer insights and advice on picking the right one, whether you splurge or DIY.
If your child is struggling with weight, these hospitals in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties can help.
Every Christmas season, a very jolly Scott Powers, who is deaf himself, turns into a unique Santa Claus who truly hears every child’s holiday wish list.
By Lish Dorset
So simple they’re scary! Check out these three orange DIY projects in time for fright night – plus a cool Frankenstein handprint craft for good measure.
Before founding this charter school, Smitley was operating a multimillion-dollar clothing company. But she wasn’t feeling fulfilled. So she moved to Detroit to help kids get a better education.
The former Detroit Science Center is renamed, reopened and reborn as a fun learning destination for kids and parents in southeast Michigan.
Tree Town has a new shopping center, boasting more than a dozen shops, and restaurants – plus more spots to come soon. Bring your shopping list to find a