Nikki Roberts

Nikki Roberts
Nikki Roberts is the assistant editor on the Metro Parent team. She is always on the lookout for the coolest and trendiest new attractions, restaurants and events for metro Detroit families. Her newsletters, online family guides and exciting digital content keep families informed on all the latest happenings around town.

Latest Stories

Spending The Best Day in Downtown Detroit with Kids

Explore like a local with these family-friendly suggestions on where to eat, shop, play and explore.

Forget The Rainbow, Taste The Globe at Choco Mania Cafe

Give your taste buds a tour of the world without leaving southeast Michigan.

Bluey’s Big Play: The Stage Show is Coming to Detroit

Your kiddo’s favorite Blue Heelers will be at Fox Theatre from March 28-30.

Beautiful Flower Fields Worth the Drive from Metro Detroit

Flower fields are the perfect spot to snap an Insta-worthy family pic while enjoying the outdoors.

Mall Play Areas for Metro Detroit Kids

These mall play areas in shopping centers in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties offer surefire fun for your children when they need a retail break.

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at Lush Yummies Pie Co.

The bakery’s signature Lemon Butta Pie is a fan favorite.

Find Family-Friendly Fun at the Detroit St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The annual parade in Corktown has a kid-friendly zone designed for families.

Family Guide to Attending a Detroit Tigers Game at Comerica Park

Opening Day is April 5, which means it’s nearly time to cheer on your Detroit Tigers!

Explore Nature’s Playground at Matthaei Botanical Gardens

Stop and smell the flowers with these fun activities for kids at this University of Michigan botanical garden.

Fun Spring Break Activities for Metro Detroit Kids

Get ready to have the best spring break ever with these exciting day trips and fun activities.

Extra Special Valentine’s Day Desserts to Buy in Metro Detroit

Treat your sweethearts to an extra sweet dessert this Valentine’s Day.