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What to Expect in Baby’s First Months

Learn about the standard infant developmental milestones you can expect in your baby's first six months.

The Transition from Working Woman to Working Mom

Childbirth isn't the most painful part of becoming a mom. Figuring out maternity leave, going back to work and balancing family and work are challenging.

In-Home Health Care Visits for New Parents

Newborns are overwhelming, especially to first-time parents. Could these visits benefit new moms and dads?

A Guide to Baby Poop

Diaper duty is a chance to check on your child's health. Read up on normal poop colors and learn the answer to, 'what should newborn poop look like?'

How to Care for Your Baby’s Umbilical Cord

No need to be creeped out: Here's a new mom's primer on what it is and what to do about it until it falls off.

High-Tech Gadgets for Parents, Babies

These fun, handy tools and electronics are great for new parents and their little ones.

10 Top Parenting Websites and Apps for New Parents

Are you expecting a baby or are you new to parenthood? Find a little help by turning to these web resources and downloading these apps.

Secrets of ‘The Swap’

Buy, sell and save on maternity and baby gear through online swaps.

Best Doctors in Michigan: 2017 Mom-Approved Docs

Kid-tested, parent-approved. Metro Parent readers raved about their favorite pediatricians, dentists, therapists and much more. Who made this year's cut?

Top Baby Safety Tips

New parents and grandparents, study up! From safe sleep and car seats to swaddling and pacifiers, advice to keep baby happy and healthy.

When Baby Starts to Crawl: Baby Proofing Your Home and More

What parents should know to prepare for an infant on the move, from tummy time to 'baby proofing.'

Couples Who Split Child Care Duties Have Better Relationships

Parents who work together on these tasks have higher quality relationships and better sex, a new study finds.