March Quick Links

Did you pick up the March 2020 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.

Spring Fun Guide

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

Contests: Win Cool Stuff 

We’ve always got goodies up for grabs. Enter all of our contest for a chance at some awesome toys and other swag. 

Maple Sugaring Events

In March, metro Detroit’s trees are packed with the sugary sap needed to make maple syrup. Learn about the process and get a treat at these maple syrup festivals and events.

Irish Eats

Make the most of March (or any month!) with these kid-friendly Irish recipes for your family – including Irish pancakes, slow-cooked corn beef and more.

Embracing Negative Emotions

When children are sobbing or lashing out, it can be hard for parents to help them deal, but it’s a huge disservice to shut down them down. Learn why – and how parents can support kids in embracing anger and negative emotions.

20 Spring Activities in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Sick of being cooped up this winter? Jumpstart warm weather with these boredom-busting spring activities in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor that’ll engage kids and parents.

Summer Camp Guide

This free guide highlights some of the coolest camps in metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and beyond. Download yours now to find the perfect summer option for your kids.

No-Bake Pie Recipes

No need to fire up the oven with these cool no-bake pie recipes. Use your refrigerator to chill lemon icebox pie, grasshopper pie and more.

House Cleaning Checklist

Drowning in housework and chores? This free guide can help you get a grip on all of your houswork — and it’s free to download.

When Your Child Prefers the Other Parent

Many moms and dads feel like second fiddle when it comes to their children’s affection. Why does your child prefer one parent over the other and what can you do? Read on for more.