Metro Parent Magazine

Metro Parent magazine was founded in 1986. Our bi-monthly print magazine is the only parenting magazine that covers southeast Michigan. We deliver free copies at libraries, grocery stores and other family-focused retail locations. Find a copy near you or become a print subscriber. Read our latest issue.

November/December 2021 Metro Parent

Our 2021 November/December issue covers how to stay sane during the holidays, awesome gifts to give kids, the struggle of having one child and more.

September/October 2021 Metro Parent

The 2021 September/October issue of Metro Parent covers parasocial relationships, the importance of inclusive language, spooky happenings and more.

July/August 2021 Metro Parent

The July/August Issue of Metro Parent reveals cool outdoor Detroit destinations for families, tips on helping kids return to school after COVID and more.

May/June 2021 Metro Parent

The May/June issue of Metro Parent offers travel destinations for families, information on the risks Black moms face when giving birth, tips to visiting Mount Clemens with kids and much more!

March/April 2021 Metro Parent

The 2021 March-April Issue of Metro Parent delivers the 411 on the new COVID-19 vaccines, tips on visiting Corktown, addressing behaviors in kids with special needs and more.

January/February 2021 Metro Parent

The 2021 January/February issue of Metro Parent covers how the pandemic will affect kids once it's gone, tips on addressing racism in kids' media and much more.

December 2020 Metro Parent

The December 2020 issue of Metro Parent covers how a tough childhood impacts parenting, why holiday traditions are important to kids and more.

November 2020 Metro Parent

The November 2020 issue of Metro Parent features Thanksgiving tips from local chefs, this year's gift guide, things that connect us as humans and much more!

October 2020 Metro Parent

The October 2020 issue of Metro Parent offers tips on forgiving others, Halloween celebration ideas, a look at parenting with cerebral palsy and much more.

September 2020 Metro Parent

In the September 2020 issue of Metro Parent, we explore how to plan your IEP, make the best decisions you can and manage parenting during COVID.

August 2020 Metro Parent

In the 2020 issue of Metro Parent, we offer up tips to raising kids who are anti-racism, deliver a guide on schooling online, how you can loosen the rules for the sake of fun and much more.

July 2020 Metro Parent

The July 2020 issue of Metro Parent features tips on making kids feel safe in a scary world, micro-cation ideas, camp-less summer fun ideas and more.