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In a world of digital relationships, summer camps provide an increasingly important place for kids to connect face-to-face – plus sharpen some of life's soft skills.
Whether it's wine-dispensing chairs or dog-petting hands, the local dad behind Matt Thompson Woodworks has found internet fame with his Rube Goldberg-esque inventions.
Through an initiative called Project Play, the Aspen Institute and its partners are working to boost the numbers of kids engaged in healthy, active sports and play. We share their parent tips for reimagining kid-focused play.
During Self-Harm Awareness Month in March, Macomb County Community Mental Health encourages awareness and openness about substance use disorders.
Parents are under a lot of pressure and spring is the perfect time to get a handle on it all. From parenting to housework and beyond, here are some practical tips to getting a grip on it all.
Genevieve Myers, 17, of Sterling Heights finds lucky shamrocks and turns them into charms to fund school band trips with her company, With a Bit of Luck.