Metro Parent Editorial

Picture Perfect Flower Fields to Visit in Michigan

Flower fields make for the perfect socially-distant spot to snap an Insta-worthy family pic.

Macomb County Doctor Explains Why You Should Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

The vaccine is key to getting the COVID-19 pandemic under control. Here, a local doctor explains why and puts some misconceptions about the vaccine to rest.

Putt Putt Miniature Golf Courses in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Put your putters to the turf in 2021 at one of these miniature golf courses in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.

Four Great Adventure Spots for Kids

Is your child the fearless type? They'll find the adventure that they love at these four spots in or near Southeast Michigan.

Unique Summer Festivals for Michigan Families

Festivals are back in 2021. Here are 10 local options that put a twist on the traditional fairs that families love.

UV Light Experiment for Kids

Explore the science of UV light with this experiment from The Kitchen Pantry Scientist: Chemistry for Kids.

Outdoor Family Destinations in Detroit

A Detroit mom of three offers her favorite outdoor spots in Detroit to explore with her kids.

Public Swimming Pools in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Keep cool and dive into one of these public swimming pools in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in summer 2021.

In Real Life: Marisa Kimmel

Get to know Marisa Kimmel, the mommy influencer @marisakimmel

My Mantra: Pick My Battles

Catherine Amano of Sterling Heights talks about the mantra that she raises her kids by and how 'pick your battles' helps keep her going when parenting gets tough.

Black-Owned Businesses in Metro Detroit

The worldwide support for the Black Lives Matter movement may have families wondering how they can help. You can start by supporting these Black-owned businesses in Detroit.
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