Jennifer Sullivan

Teaching Kids How to Whistle

It seems like such an easy thing, but it's so tricky! Here are tips for teaching kids how to whistle, so they'll be making music with their lips in no time.

Eating with Chopsticks 101

They're more than just a novel way to eat. Kids also can pick up a little Asian culture by eating with chopsticks.

Mall Trips Made Easy: Tips for Shopping with Children

Take your children shopping without all the drama. Here's five tips on how to survive that harrowing holiday shopping trip with kids in tow.

Increasing Your Gratitude for What You Have

Don't hide your gratitude from your family! Be bold and confident enough to share your thanks for special people in your life.

How to Ride a Bike

Discover the three important things you should know to help your kids say goodbye to training wheels.

Teaching Kids How to Wash Their Own Laundry

From hamper to washing machine and dryer to folded piles (or hung up on hangers in the closet), it's an important basic life skill. Here are tips to help.

The Scrap Box Crafting Spot for Kids in Ann Arbor

DIY gets a cool 'repurpose' spin at this nonprofit Washtenaw County family project spot, where kids find cool castoffs for craft projects.

Pampering Scents and Treats, DIY style

Hey, mom: Looking for a little escape? Two Michigan mothers share their easy do-it-yourself recipes that'll have parents chilling out in no time.

'Flip' for Flapjack Recipes

Fire up the griddle and treat your family to these three pancakes: classic, egg- and dairy-free, and strawberry.

All About Apples

In Michigan, apples have their own heralded heritage. Here are some things you may not know about this fall fruit.
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Family Movies Coming Out in 2022

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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.