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How to Deal with Self-Absorbed Teens

Does your kid think the world revolves around her? Here's what's going on with self-absorbed teens – and what parents can do to address it effectively.

Crayola Color Bath Dropz for Toilet Training and Other Great Hacks

Four local moms spill their favorite parenting hacks including Crayola Color Bath Dropz for toilet training, a spare towel secret and more.

Healthy Eating Hacks for Kids

Want to encourage healthy eating habits for children? Here are 16 healthy eating hacks for kids that encourage better food choices.

Michigan Amber Alert System Keeps Kids Safe Year-round

The state's nonprofit works with law enforcement and Michigan Association of Broadcasters to bring missing kids home safe, and relies on public awareness.

Kids and Seasonal Allergies: What Parents Should Know

Is it a cold or allergies? Which medications are best for children? Dr. Amy Marks with Beaumont Children’s shares tips for parents.

Tips for Healing Heartache

Heartbreak hurts, but your teen will survive. Here are nine tips to help them heal.

Things to Know About Language Development in Toddlers

At what age do babies talk and how can you help with language development in children? Nancy Kaufman of Kaufman Children's Center provides info for parents.

Tips for Parent Teacher Conferences

Take a peek at these nine parent-teacher conference tips for parents to consider, straight from southeast Michigan educators.

Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Family’s Museum Visit

You know your kids will have fun and learn, but you don't want them to be overwhelmed. Follow these tips to make visiting a museum a positive experience.

Debt’s Impact on Kids

A first-of-its-kind study takes a close look at how your debt affects your children's socio-emotional well-being – some types worse than others.

Getting Girls Interested in Science

Think girls aren't naturally interested in STEM? Turns out our culture may be turning them off before they even get a chance to enjoy scientific subjects.

Thigh Gap Fixation Could Lead to Eating Disorders Among Teenage Girls

The newest Internet craze depicts an unattainable figure that young women are eagerly trying to achieve. Could this be the latest cause of body issues and eating disorders?
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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.

The Pros and Cons of Exotic Pets for Kids

Thinking of expanding your family with mice, snakes or geckos? A local pet store owner weighs in on the pros and cons of exotic pets; plus things for families to consider before purchasing.