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Studies show that in modern homes, children increasingly rule the roost – often in deceptively harmless ways. Here’s what to look for and how you can rein 'alpha kids' in.
A Wyandotte dad opened an old-school arcade, The Silver Ballroom, next to his hamburger joint – and the combo has been a total hit with local families.
We love how these local parents went theme-crazy to celebrate their kids’ birthdays. Let their creativity be your inspiration.
Local mom reveals her struggles in accepting organized religion, and how her devout Christian husband and new progressive church are changing her views.
Give this Italian entrée a summer carnival-style twist (and delight the kiddos) by frying it up on a Popsicle stick.
Keeping in mind that peers change is an effective coping tool for everyday stress.
Knock Knock Notepads, Codenames and more of our favorite things this month.
Get to know this local OB-GYN and how he works for his patients’ good health.
Explore these family-friendly spots in southeast Michigan for geocaching, ziplining, water park fun and more this summer.
Don’t let your busy schedule make you put off caring for your health. Find out which tests one DMC Medical Group physician says shouldn’t be postponed.
Two local moms have brought back Dairy Park, a long-beloved ice cream spot in located in Hazel Park that specializes in the Dumbo Delight.
Is it a cold or allergies? Which medications are best for children? Dr. Amy Marks with Beaumont Children’s shares tips for parents.
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