February Quick Links

Did you pick up the February 2020 issue of Metro Parent magazine? Here are the links we promised you could find on our website! Check them out and don’t forget to read the full issue, which is live now.

10 Things Mom Really Wants for Valentine’s Day

Skip the flowers and chocolates this Valentine’s Day and instead opt for one of these gifts she’ll actually love.

Being Productive in the Waiting Room

Use all that time you spend waiting around for your kiddo with one of these 26 ways to be productive while in a waiting room.

ASMR and Kids

YouTube is full of videos of people eating, whispering and rustling buttons in an attempt to create a calming feeling in viewers. Here’s what you need to about this trend.

Overnight Summer Camps in Michigan

Is your child begging to head to camp this summer? Check out some of the best overnight summer camps in Michigan with our handy roundup.

Dating Can Wait

One local mom says kids should wait until they are 18 to start dating. Find out why she feels this way and read another mom’s opposing viewpoint.

Maple Sugaring Events

Michigan’s trees are full of the sweet sap need to make maple syrup. Learn the process and get some maple treats at one of these southeast Michigan events.

Contests: Win Cool Stuff

We’re giving away a ton of awesome stuff this February (including tickets to MasterChef Junior). Enter all of our contests for for your chance to snag some swag.

Middle School Romance

One mom of two says kids should be allowed their puppy love as early as middle school. Find out why she’s good with her kids “dating” at this age and get one mom’s opposing opinion, too.

Preschool Site Visit Checklist

Picking a preschool for your tot? Here are some must-ask questions and things to observe on your site visit.

Super Bowl Nacho Recipes

Hosting a Super Bowl party this year? These Super Bowl Nacho Recipes are sure to please.

Top Boudoir Photography Studios

These metro Detroit and Ann Arbor photographers offer boudoir options that can help mom embrace her sexuality and boost her confidence.

Snow Day Fun

There’s still plenty of Michigan winter left and you can keep the kids occupied on their next snow day with these fun family ideas.