Metro Parent’s Top Posts of the Week is loaded with great info for parents. Here, we've listed the best of the best posted this week for you to thumb through at your convenience.

Our passion at Metro Parent is to provide metro Detroit and Ann Arbor parents with quality info to help make their job as mom and dad a little bit easier.

Of course, we also understand that parents are incredibly busy and don’t have time to thumb through pages and pages of articles to find exactly what they need. To help, we’ve rounded up the best of our latest content in one convenient spot — we call it our weekly picks.

Every Friday, our editors choose the most relevant parenting articles they love from the past week. Then, we post it on our Insta and Facebook stories for you to view easily at your leisure.

You can find the stories from this week below. Come back next Friday for an updated list.

Local Mom Opens Zero-Waste Shop in Ferndale 

Photo credit: Tessa Benziger

Tessa Benziger, the founder of Walking Lightly, is Making it Easier to be Eco-Friendly. We caught up with Benziger to get the 411 on this Ferndale shop.

What Michigan Parents Should Know About the COVID Delta Variant

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The COVID Delta Variant is a real threat in southeast Michigan. Here’s everything you need to know about the new variant and how to keep your kids safe.

Local Equity Organizations to Support 

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These equity organizations in Metro Detroit need support now more than ever as they help youth, families and seniors meet their basic needs.

What Families Need to Know About the Expanded Child Tax Credit 

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A new monthly child tax credit for families kicked off on July 15, but what is it and how is it meant to benefit families?

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