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A Christmas Story Photo Shoot Poses Baby with Fake BB Gun

An Indiana photographer is facing backlash after photographing a baby in a pink bunny suit, fast asleep and holding onto a faux weapon.
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Best Indoor Water Parks in Michigan

Explore one of these indoor water parks in Michigan to find wet and wild water fun all year round.
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Sensory-Friendly Santa Visits in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Santa tones down his holiday decor and makes himself available to kids with special needs during these sensory-friendly Santa visits around town.
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Christmas Tree Farms in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Searching for the right tree for your family? These Christmas tree farms in southeast Michigan will spruce up your holiday spirit in 2018.
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The History of Christmas Characters

This holiday season, teach your kids the history of Christmas characters like the beloved Rudolph, Frosty the Snowman and Santa Claus.
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Heritage Holidays at Wolcott Mill Historic Center in Ray Township

'Tis the season for family fun in southeast Michigan – especially during the annual Heritage Holidays at Wolcott Mill Metropark, select days Nov. 30-Dec. 15, 2018.

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Best Indoor Water Parks in Michigan

Explore one of these indoor water parks in Michigan to find wet and wild water fun all year round.

Heritage Holidays at Wolcott Mill Historic Center in Ray Township

'Tis the season for family fun in southeast Michigan – especially during the annual Heritage Holidays at Wolcott Mill Metropark, select days Nov. 30-Dec. 15, 2018.

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Kids Holiday Menu: 6 Recipes to Get Them Involved

Recruit your little chefs to help you make this year's Thanksgiving feast. Metro Parent's kids holiday menu offers six yummy recipes to get them involved.

Setting Limits on Kids Gifts

Want to start creating limits on kids gifts during the holidays or birthdays? Sometimes less is more. Here's how to temper children's expectations.

3 Cool Indoor Fall Fun Escapes in Southeast Michigan and Beyond

Chillier weather makes autumn a prime time to seek fun inside. Here are three indoor fall fun spots to check out with the kids in metro Detroit and beyond.

How Parents Can Prevent Cyberbullying Among Kids

Cyberbullying can affect kids in a number of ways, but vigilant parents can make a difference. Start with this sound advice from a national source and an expert here in metro Detroit.

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During the holidays, family traditions are sacred. If you're breaking tradition during the holiday season, though, here's how to do right by your family while keeping peace.

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