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Iron chef Michael Symon brings B Spot – and a summer-ready recipe – to town.
You bet! Find out what makes Franklin Athletic Club's Franklin Academy stand out in early childhood learning and enrichment.
Carter, who appears on the June 2015 cover of Metro Parent, is this year's grand prize winner, meaning he also wins money for MESP college savings.
Planning a special weekend with dad for Father's Day? These three events are sure to be fun for the whole family. Plus, find even more on MetroParent.com.
Tired of straining to scoop ice cream out of the carton? That's why South Lyon dad Michael Chou invent the Midnight Scoop. Learn more about the product.
While enjoying the summer season, take precautions to avoid these top injuries/illnesses typically seen in the emergency room. Dr. Prashant Mahajan of Children's Hospital of Michigan offers insight.
Would your child know what to do in case of an emergency? This free two-day program teaches kids 8-12 the basics of first aid, CPR and more.
This nonprofit has moved its Detroit lodging location to a bigger space, offering families of critically ill children a temporary, comfortable spot to stay.
Structured activities have their perks, but every kid needs time to just play. Here, Dave Byrum of Kids Gotta Play offers tips on making the most of your child's unstructured playtime.
Recent findings link breastfeeding to a decrease in the recurrence of breast cancer. Local experts weigh in on the findings and the other benefits of breastfeeding.
Don't fret! Franklin Athletic Club offers drop-in, last-minute camp options for parents looking for flexibility or those who've just not gotten around to making summer plans for their kids yet.
Meet this year's top CoverKid! Carter, (almost) 4, of Dearborn Heights won some great MESP prizes and illustrated our cover story about kids' rooms.