May Quick Links

Breaking Bad Habits

Whether it’s nail biting, foot tapping or chronic messiness, odds are your kid’s got one. Follow this simple advice to make lasting change.

Best ’90s Family Flicks

Hocus Pocus, The Sandlot, Toy Story – the decade was packed with gems. Here are 10 top picks you’ve gotta see.

Free Comic Book Day

The annual event is coming up May 5. Wondering where to score some of the 50 issues up for grabs this year? Click to find out.

Local ‘MasterChef Junior’

A talented Huntington Woods teen made his way onto the popular Fox TV show. Read Metro Parent’s exclusive Q&A with Sammy Vieder.

Summer Programs for Kids

Looking for a few good day camp programs in the city of Detroit this year? Check out our fun-packed list of enriching options.

Sure! Let Kids Dye Their Hair

A little temporary color does no harm – and lets kids express themselves, says Oakland County mom Jessica Schrader. Read her POV and then share yours.

Seriously? No Hair Color for My Kids

Rebecca Thomas of Macomb County is staunchly against any sort of hair dye for her three daughters. See why she feels that way, and then share your thoughts.

Mother’s Day Fun

Mom’s big day is due on Sunday, May 13. If you need a few ideas on how to celebrate, our list of metro Detroit events delivers.

Contests: Win Cool Stuff

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

Kids’ First Solo Concert

There’s a lot that goes into the decision to let your teen experience a live music show solo. Here are tips to help.

Memorial Day To-Dos

School’s almost out and summer isn’t far behind. Kick it off right with these fun festivals and events around southeast Michigan.

Birthday Brag Kids Photo Contest

Did you throw your child the best birthday bash ever? Show and tell us. You might wind up in a future magazine issue.

What to Do This Weekend

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

Music in the Park

Get ready to enjoy a dance-worthy lineup of outdoor concerts all around the region. Bonus: Many are free!