March Quick Links

Did you pick up the March 2019 issue of Metro Parent magazine? Here are the links we promised you could find on our website! Check them out and get the scoop on all family things spring in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.

helping kids manage post holiday blues Spring Fun Guide

Ready to emerge from winter already? Our guide to springtime fun is packed with family activities for March, April and May.





hottest baby name trends of 2018Moms Who Lead

For Women’s History Month, Metro Parent teams up with Detroit Women’s Leadership Network to bring great content to moms forging their own career paths.





contests for januaryContests: Win Cool Stuff 

Click here for a crack at family products and events. Find this page after January? Click anyway. We’ve always got goods up for grabs.





The Fiver Birthday Trend

This fresh approach to kids’ birthday party gifts might irritate your mom friends – or you could start a whole new craze. Read all about it.





yes parents should make new years resolutionsSt. Patrick’s Day Fun

Top ‘o the month to you! Kick off March by donning some green and hitting up these family-friendly events throughout metro Detroit.





no parents should not make new years resolutions Fun With Letterboxing

Go the distances and pace yourself instead of piling on the pressure, argues a mom of three and former Detroiter. Here’s her take on New Year’s resolutions.





how to have a strong family bond Guide to College Planning

Whether you’re looking for a little help when it comes to plotting out postsecondary education or a lot of help, our guide’s got all you need.





tips to create a good home workout Community Skate Parks

Shred, flip, grind and ride at a bevy of skate parks in metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and elsewhere in southeast Michigan with our handy roundup.





winter fun january to march Help Your Aging Parents

If you’re raising your kids and your aging parent, welcome to the sandwich generation. We’re here to help you navigate the unique challenges of this stage.





date night ideas for parentsMore March To-Dos

For the tail end of winter, find even more family fun around metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in our roundup of 13 local quintessential family musts.





snowman craft idea for kidsASMR and Kids

What is autonomous sensory meridian response – and is it good for kids? Get the scoop on the latest YouTube trend that claims to help you chill out.





family fun things to do this weekend What to Do This Weekend 

All the top family events, all over southeast Michigan: It’s all covered, all the time, all for you, whatever the season or weather.





skiing and snowboarding in Michigan Summer Camps for Kids

From tots to teens, specialty camps to classic outdoor fun, find tons of summer fun for kids in southeast Michigan and beyond in our updated-for-2019 guide.




skiing and snowboarding in Michigan Daddy-Daughter Dances

Pops and his best little gal can team up to paint the town red in this series of fun events that arrive just in time for Valentine’s Day.