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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.

Making the ‘Right’ Parenting Decisions During the Pandemic

Experts weigh in on tough choices parents are facing as Southeast Michigan parents continue to wrestle with making the 'right' parenting decisions during the pandemic.

How to Parent When You’re Stressed or Distracted or Worried

We're all feeling stressed these days and sometimes that stress can affect our parenting. Here are some ways to help you parent when you're stressed.

Advice for Parents on Privacy and Kids

Do children have a right to privacy? How much privacy should a teenager have? Experts offer their insights on privacy and kids – and they may surprise you.

A New Reality: Parenting in the Age of COVID

Parenting in the age of COVID is a new kind of tough. Here are some tips to help you get through the day with work, busy kids and social distancing.

The Dos and Don’ts of Bribing Kids

Feel like you're constantly begging, bartering or getting bowled over? Rethink discipline and discover the dos and don'ts of properly incentivizing, i.e. bribing, kids.

How to Teach Kids to Blow Their Nose

This cold-weather staple seems simple when you already know how, but for children it can be trickier to master. Here's how to teach kids to blow their nose.

Can Positive Self-Talk Help Your Child in Math?

A Dutch study of tweens says that a little positive self-talk can help kids with math. Find out more – plus tips for teaching this important skill to children.

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 Talk to Your Kids About Masturbation

For young teens, masturbation isn't uncommon. But for parents, it can be a difficult topic. Here are tips on how to talk to your kids about masturbation.

When is It OK to Leave a Child Home Alone?

Want to run an errand? It could be time to leave the kids alone at home. Here are a few ways to know if your child is prepared.
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What Every Parent Should Know About Developmental Delays

You have a new baby in your life. But how will you know if your child is developing normally? An expert from the Autism Alliance of Michigan offers some insight.

MSU Research Reports Sagging Areas in Pandemic Teaching

A survey from Michigan State University’s Education Policy Innovation Collaborative found teachers are struggling to find students and maintain attendance during virtual school.

Michigan Science Center Welcomes New Earth. Wind. Weather. Exhibit

Detroit's science hub is set to teach kids the wonders of our planet's weather systems with its latest exhibit.

The Importance of Teaching Kids Financial Literacy

Knowing how to handle money responsibly is a key skill. An expert with Macomb County's Michigan State University Extension Center explains why and how to teach it.

Letterboxing in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for Families

Here's everything you need to know to get started on this unique, kid-friendly pastime. Plus, check the roundup for a few spots for letterboxing for kids.