Breaking Down Omicron: What Parents Should Know About the COVID-19 Variant

The pronunciation doesn't matter — just know that the new variant is the most contagious COVID-19 strain so far.

Real Life: Mythy Huynh And Matt Tulpa

Meet the local couple behind the popular Instagram account, Mighty in the Mitten, and learn how they navigate parenting.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

In honor of this African-American activist, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties offer these virtual and in-person Martin Luther King Jr. Day events.
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Things to Do

Lunar New Year Celebrations in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking to introduce your kids to this cultural event? This year, the Spring festival falls on Feb. 1, 2022, and there are many celebrations to enjoy.

Breakfast for Dinner Spots in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Who says you can't have breakfast for dinner? These local restaurants offer pancakes, sausage, hash browns and other first-meal faves any time of day.

Family Movies Coming Out in 2022

2022 is welcoming tons of family-friendly flicks. Here are 19 of our favorite kids movies coming out this year.

Watch This, Do That: Encanto

'Even in our darkest moments, there’s light where you least expect it.'

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Latest Issue: January/February 2022

Our latest issue offers insight on the issues kids face today and how they handle it all, different kinds of love and why they all matter to kids, what toxic positivity is and why it's harmful and much more!

What Parents Need to Know About COVID-19 in Michigan

Take control and learn everything you need to know about coronavirus and find ways to keep your kids entertained at home with this handy guide.

Parenting

Simple and Fun Budgeting Activities for High School Students

Give your teen a head start for financial success — and spark his or her interest, too — with these fun budgeting activities for high school students.

Breaking Down Omicron: What Parents Should Know About the COVID-19 Variant

The pronunciation doesn't matter — just know that the new variant is the most contagious COVID-19 strain so far.

Best Personal Trainers in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Want to change your workout routine in 2022, but don't know how to find personal trainers in metro Detroit? Here are some pros in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.

The Happier Divorce: Parents Are Embracing Conscious Uncoupling

Modern-day methods for conscious uncoupling are making 'the D word' less intimidating.
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Education

Pros and Cons of Single Gender Schools

Considering single-gender education for your son or daughter at a southeast Michigan all-male or all-female school? These insights on the pros and cons of single gender schools may help.

How Macomb County Keeps Schools Safe from Violence

Two Macomb experts explain how the county works to keep kids safe in schools and how students, staff and teachers can potentially stop violence before it happens.

Creating Racial Justice in Early Mathematics

What is racial justice in early mathematics and why does it matter? Read on for insight.

How to Make a Difference in and Help Your School District

Advice for parents from the executive director of the Michigan Association of School Boards.

Worried About Substance Use? Here’s How to Seek Help

Brought to you by Oakland Community Health Network

Winter Fun

Lunar New Year Celebrations in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking to introduce your kids to this cultural event? This year, the Spring festival falls on Feb. 1, 2022, and there are many celebrations to enjoy.

Family Movies Coming Out in 2022

2022 is welcoming tons of family-friendly flicks. Here are 19 of our favorite kids movies coming out this year.

Watch This, Do That: Encanto

'Even in our darkest moments, there’s light where you least expect it.'

Top Outdoor Winter Fun Spots in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for a hot outdoor space for your family to chill out at this winter? We've rounded up our favorite outdoor winter fun spots for you to enjoy.