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Tips on Dealing with Other People’s Kids

It can be complicated. Their parents' rules or yours? Can you discipline them? And what about posting photos on Facebook? Here are some practical dos and don'ts to dealing with other people's kids.

Long-Term Effects of Parental Favoritism

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

10 Classic Parenting Tips That Stand the Test of Time

Set aside the tech and experts. We've boiled things down to 10 classic parenting tips core advice for parents that includes lots of love and room to be human.

Tips on How To Connect With Your Teenage Son

Do you ever find yourself wondering how to connect with your teenage son? Here are nine tips from a therapist.

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

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.

Supporting Your Child’s Religious Choices

As kids get older they start to develop their own beliefs, and sometimes that's tough for parents. Here's how to best support your child's religious choices.

Cool Podcasts for Parents That Are Packed With Inspiration and Advice

Looking for some parenting inspiration or advice? These three awesome podcasts for parents can help.

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

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.

Long-Term Effects of Parental Favoritism

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

Is It Wrong I Love My Kids More Than My Husband?

One mom says her husband thinks she loves the kids more than him – and she thinks he's right. Here, some local parents weigh in on this issue.

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 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.
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Metro Parent’s Top Posts of the Week

MetroParent.com 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.

What You Need to Know About Macomb County’s Children’s Mobile Crisis Unit Program

Kids in crisis in Macomb County can receive immediate assistance thanks to the county's new Children's Mobile Crisis Unit Program. Here's what you need to know.

Vaccine Recommendations for Macomb County Kids

The COVID-19 vaccine is here and we spoke to an expert with the Macomb County Health Department to find out what you need to know about getting one in Macomb County.

Family Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for some family fun virtual things to do while at home or as things open up? Check out our list of events and other things to do this weekend.

Beyond Van Gogh Exhibit Coming to Detroit

Become a part of a Vincent Van Gogh painting at Beyond Van Gogh Detroit, which will be on display starting June 25, 2021 at the TCF Center.