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Michigan Education Trust's Pay-As-You-Go option lets parents buy college credits for their kids at today's prices without paying for a semester at once.
More than five years ago, the USDA revamped the standards for school lunch. Find out how schools are serving healthier lunches and getting kids to eat them.
The town you hang your hat can have a big impact on your daily life. And the decisions that make that impact are made by the people who run that town.
Think you've childproofed your home? Not so fast. Parents may be shocked at what potential poisons may be in plain sight. Get the scoop.
Discover some classic outdoor kids camps, both overnight and some day options, that great quintessential summer fun for children.
Thinking about a trip to the nation's capital? Plan a kid-style trip to a few of Washington, D.C.'s coolest museums (and a zoo).
Stop the zombie eating! Here's how a 'mindful' approach creates healthier habits in your children.
Does your tyke have the 'gimme gimmes'? Here are some tips for parents on how to help them kick the habit.
A plain tee, stamps and a few other materials are all you need to make this adorable shamrock shirt – just in time for St. Paddy's Day!
A dinner inspired by Rusty Bucket's new healthy kids menu additions.
Self-injury is often misunderstood. Many parents think it's akin to a suicide attempt or a grab for attention. It's neither, experts say.
The Riley Katheryn Foundation, started by a South Lyon family in honor of their daughter, assists families in paying for their child's funeral costs.
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