In Metro Parent's April 2013 issue, parents can get tips and information on reducing the family budget. This issue also features our biannual special needs section. Read how a chicken helped a local teen with autism thrive. Plus, check out the autism parent's bucket list. Ava, 6, of Fraser, graced the cover of our April issue. Check out these outtakes from the cover shoot – and be sure to check out the Q&A video with this local CoverKid.