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What to Do When a Child Prefers One Parent Over the...

Second fiddle. That's how many moms and dads feel when it comes to their children's affection. Find out why your child prefers one parent over the other and what can you do.

Long-Term Effects of Parental Favoritism

Do you ever play favorites among your kids, or know parents who do? The impact of parental favoritism, good and bad, may run deeper than you think.

How to Be a Nicer Parent – and Person in General

Here are seven steps to help you learn how to be a nicer parent and show a bit more kindness to others – including your kids.

How to Become a Potted Plant Parent for Your Tween or...

A new study shows teens need their parents around more than they might let on, so how can you be there without overdoing it? Check out these tips on being a "potted plant" parent.

No, Parents Should Not Make New Year’s Resolutions

One mom explains why she thinks parents should not make New Year's resolutions and offers and alternative way to reach your goals

What To Do When Kids Say Embarrassing Things

Ever been out in public with your child when she asks a socially unacceptable question? We've got tips on how to handle it when kids say embarrassing things.

How to Reheat Pasta Like a Pro, Open Bubble Packs and...

Get tips for metro Detroit parents on how to reheat pasta like a pro, open bubble packs with a kitchen tool and keep restless sleepers safer.

Opportunity Knocks: Seeking New Year Inspiration From Local Moms

Metro Parent's editor-in-chief talks about this month's cover story and offers a little New Year inspiration to help you reach your 2019 goals.

Tips on Teaching Kids the Joy of Giving Presents

During the holidays, try teaching kids the joy of giving presents and not just receiving them with these tips for parents.

Bucket List for Children: 101 Things to Experience

Many adults have one, but what about a bucket list for children? Here are some experiences every local child should have before growing up.

Helping Teens That Are Adjusting to a New Sibling

Being parent to a later-in-life child can be tricky when you've already got older kids. Here's how to assist older kids with adjusting to a new sibling.

Parents Name Baby After Colonel Sanders for College Money

KFC gave $11,000 in tuition to a family who named their daughter after the chicken chain's founder – which speaks volumes about the cost of college anymore.
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