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Down Syndrome: Facts vs. Fiction

In honor of World Down Syndrome Day on March 21, 2019, learn some Down syndrome facts and discover what's real and what's not about the condition.
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Petting Farms in Michigan

Wondering where to take the kids to get friendly with farm animals? We've got you covered with this list of petting farms in Michigan, including those in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.

‘Dragon House’ for Sale in Michigan is Every Kid’s #HouseGoals

Michigan's 'Dragon House' offers some sweet amenities including a dragon tail and watch tower. Pack your bags and move to this amazing property for sale in the Saginaw area.
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Michigan-Grown Vegetables for Kids to Try

Ready to visit your local farmers market for some late spring hometown veggies? Test out our taste guide to learn about great Michigan-grown vegetables for kids and how to get your child to eat them.
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Sum-thing for Everyone at Sum Girls Boutique in Berkley

Local mom and Dim Sum & Doughnuts blogger Robyn Coden chats about her family's fashion resale spot called Sum Girls Boutique, which is in Oakland County.
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How to Deal With a Difficult Father-in-Law

Dealing with difficult people isn't easy in general, but how do you cope when the toughest person to interact with is your father-in-law? A local psychologist weighs in on how to deal with a difficult father-in-law.

WEEKEND FUN + FEATURED ROUNDUPS

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.

Fun Events for Teens in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Find local activities for teenagers that they'll enjoy. Browse our roundup of things for teens to do, Detroit events for teens and more.

EDITORS' PICKS

Enough Already: Vaccinate Your Kids

A big study throws heavy data at the fact that the measles vaccine doesn't cause autism. It's vital to vaccinate your kids. A Michigan doc explains why.

Parents Get Poor Sleep for Up to Six Years After Baby...

Sweet slumber isn't magically restored after sleep training. A new study confirms what your gut knows – parents get poor sleep for years after baby is born.

Why You Should Have a Family Code Word With Your Kids

Do you have a family code word? It's something only you and your children know – and it could help save your child from an abduction.

Detroit Homework Hotline Arrives for Public School Kids

The service is offered by the Detroit Public Schools Community District thanks to a grant. Here's the scoop on the Detroit homework hotline.

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