9 Cool Science Experiments to Try at Home

Keep your kids excited about science with these fun experiments.

Toddler Getting Out of Bed Repeatedly? Here’s How to Stop It

Get some much-needed rest with these expert tips.

Two Mothers’ Journeys to Pregnancy

The road to motherhood is not always the easy path.
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Things to Do

The Ultimate Guide to Dinosaur Spots in the Midwest

The real things may be long gone but you can still check out creatures that ruled the world millions of years ago at these dinosaur spots in the Midwest.

Children’s Books to Celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Here are some great picture books that celebrate the holiday and Muslim diversity.

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

Looking for some family fun virtual things to do while at home or as things open up? Check out our list of events and other things to do this weekend.

Best Family Nature Centers in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Experience the great outdoors and learn about the wonders of nature at these southeast Michigan nature centers

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Latest Issue: May/June 2021

The latest issue offers travel destinations for families, information on the risks Black moms face when giving birth, tips to visiting Mount Clemens with kids and much more!

Parenting

Children’s Books to Celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Here are some great picture books that celebrate the holiday and Muslim diversity.

What Should You Do if Your Child is Obsessed With Their Private Parts?

A specialist from Children's Hospital of Michigan weighs in on how parents should handle this touchy situation.

What to Do When a Child Prefers One Parent Over the Other

Why does your child prefer one parent over the other — and what can you do?

KonMari for Families: Tidying Tips for Your Home

Two experts of the popular Japanese tidying method offer their tips on using KonMari for families.
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Education

Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Teachers from Kids

Heartfelt gift ideas for that special teacher during Teacher Appreciation Week.

Books to Get Kids Excited About Math

Math can be challenging. These books can help.

MSU Research Reports Sagging Areas in Pandemic Teaching

A survey from Michigan State University’s Education Policy Innovation Collaborative found teachers are struggling to find students and maintain attendance during virtual school.

The Importance of Teaching Kids Financial Literacy

Knowing how to handle money responsibly is a key skill. An expert with Macomb County's Michigan State University Extension Center explains why and how to teach it.

Problem Solving with STEM at Warren Consolidated Schools

Warren Consolidated Schools offers innovative STEM programming for middle and high school students.

Watch This, Do That

Watch This, Do That: The Incredibles

Teach your kids valuable lessons by watching the flick with your kids and enjoying these activities.

Watch This Do That: Cinderella (1997)

After watching the 1997 movie featuring Brandy and Whitney Houston, try these activities with your kids.

Watch This, Do That: The Lego Movie

Teach your kids to embrace what makes them special with the latest installment of our Watch This, Do That series: The Lego Movie.

Watch This, Do That: Hop

Enjoy this flick about an Easter Bunny who doesn't want to hide eggs and explore its themes deeper with the latest installment of Watch This Do That: Hop.