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Simple Ways for Kids to be Superheroes

Discover seven everyday ways for kids to be superheroes. Then meet some heroes in person at Metro Parent's Kids Hero Con on Feb. 1, 2020 at Orchard Mall!

Farm to Glass: Why Cow Nutrition Matters

A Michigan mom and 'cow dietitian' explains why milk's nutrition starts with animal health.

Q&A With Izzy, the Star of Metro Parent’s Virtual Camp

Metro Parent sat down for a Q&A with Izzy, the STEM-loving host of Metro Parent's Virtual Camp, to get details about this year's installments.

The Truth Behind the Label

The best way to buy healthy food is to read the label, but what if it's trying to mislead you?

Meet 2019 Smile Ambassador Avian of Pontiac

This 5-year-old with a winning grin is the first-ever CoverKids Delta Dental Smile Ambassador. Here, Avian and his mom share their secrets to a smile that dazzles judges and wows the dentist.

The Power of Protein

Kids need a nutritious diet for healthy growth and development – and protein plays a major role in that. How do know your child is getting the right amount?

Healthy Hacks

A registered dietitian and mom of four shares tips for serving up balanced meals in a snap.

High-Tech Dairy

Technology really is everywhere, even on dairy farms! But is it safe?

Rethinking Your Drink: Ditching Sugar

Sugary beverages can wreak havoc on you and your child’s health. Here are some alternatives for your family to try.

The Evolution of School Lunches

It's not the mystery meatloaf you remember. Today's lunches follow strict guidelines.

No Wrong Way to MET

The cost of your child's higher education is rising, which is why you should start saving now. The Michigan Education Trust offers multiple plans to fit your life. No matter your circumstances, how you MET is up to you.

Back-to-School Advice from Metro Detroit Instagram Moms

Five local Instagram-famous moms offer their best pieces of back-to-school advice.
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Watch This, Do That: The Incredibles

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