Historical Attractions in Southeast Michigan

These Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne County historical spots are the perfect setting for families to learn and play together.

Halloween Trunk or Treat Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Find a unique, safe and fun trick-or-treating experience at these 2021 trunk-or-treat events.

2021 Flu Season Recommendations for Kids

This year's flu season is likely going to be worse than last year. Find the latest flu season recommendations for kids.
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Things to Do

Día de los Muertos Events and Activities

Looking for a fun ways to celebrate the Day of the Dead this year? Our Día de los Muertos guide is here to help.

Free Kid-Friendly Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Searching for free things to do in southeast Michigan? Find great budget-friendly family fun in Livingston, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.

Family Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for some family fun? Check out our list of events and other things to do this weekend.

Diwali Family Guide for Metro Detroit Families

Diwali, a five-day Festival of Lights, kicks off on Nov. 4, 2021. Here are some fun ways you and your family can celebrate.

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Latest Issue: September/October 2021

Our latest issue offers information on parasocial relationships (including how to tell if you're in one), an interview with mommy influencer, Ericka Woods, ways to embrace your spooky side this Halloween, and much more!

Talking About Race and Racism with Kids

Racism is a reality in America and it’s important that we talk to our kids about it. Here are some tips on having that conversation.

Parenting

How to React if You Find Out Your Teen is Sexually Active

Finding out your teen is sexually active isn't something most parents look forward to. Learn how to put the brakes on underage sex and cope if it happens.

Is it OK for Teens to be Friends With Young Adults?

As teens get older, they might make friends with an older person — maybe even a young adult. Is this OK, and what rules should you enforce if you allow it?

How to Talk to Another Parent About Their Child’s Behavior Problems

You're not trying to be a tattletale, but sometimes you have to approach a fellow parent about her kid. Here are some tips on how to talk to another parent about their child's behavior.

Highly Sensitive Child Parenting Strategies and Tips

Think you might have a highly sensitive child living under your roof? Discover highly sensitive child parenting strategies that can help.
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Education

#MacombReads Inspires Macomb County Kids to Get Reading

#MacombReads works to promote literacy and instill a love of reading in Macomb County kids. Find out what's happening at the third annual event on Nov. 6, 2021.

SAT Prep Classes in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

High schoolers looking to get a leg-up on the test can sign up for SAT prep classes throughout Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Washtenaw counties.

What to Do When Your Child is Failing School: High School Advice

School is tough for many kids, but what do you do when tough becomes too much?

Macomb County Manufacturing Day 2021

Macomb County's annual Manufacturing Day teaches kids about careers in the manufacturing industry. Learn more about this year's event and what it offers local kids.

Fall Fun

Día de los Muertos Events and Activities

Looking for a fun ways to celebrate the Day of the Dead this year? Our Día de los Muertos guide is here to help.

Diwali Family Guide for Metro Detroit Families

Diwali, a five-day Festival of Lights, kicks off on Nov. 4, 2021. Here are some fun ways you and your family can celebrate.

Halloween Books for Kids

Monsters, witches, ghosts and All Hallows Eve fun come to life in these Halloween books for kids.

The Teal Pumpkin Project Raises Food Allergy Awareness on Halloween

Kids allergic to nuts, milk and more can look for pumpkins painted blue-green to find homes giving safe treats, thanks to The Teal Pumpkin Project.