Cooking Tips & Nutrition

Nutritional Needs of a Young Athlete

Your child's nutrition is important, but you should pay even closer attention when your child gets involved in sports.

Meet Up and Eat Up Gives Kids a Hunger-Free Summer

Children receive free meals throughout the vacation months at free local sites in metro Detroit sponsored by the United Way for Southeastern Michigan.

Build Healthy Mealtime Habits With Your Kids This Summer

Get kids in a good food groove this vacation with these engaging tips and tricks from United Way for Southeastern Michigan.

Kids Cooking Classes in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Want to learn how to cook something tasty or teach kids culinary skills? Sign up for one of these local kids cooking classes in southeast Michigan.
Cora Crowles cooking with two kids

The Kitchen Crew Pop-up Kid’s Cooking Classes Helps Kids with their Culinary Skills

Local mom aims to help kids learn kitchen safety and culinary techniques with her pop-up kids cooking classes, The Kitchen Crew.

Ten Family Meal Kit Delivery Subscription Services

Considering a meal kit delivery service like Blue Apron or HelloFresh for your family? These trendy web-based services offer new options. See what you'll get – and what they cost.

Local Teen Competes on Fox’s ‘MasterChef Junior’

The Huntington Woods teen talks to Metro Parent about his experience competing on 'MasterChef Junior,' his love of cooking and more.

Environmental Moo-tivation

Ensuring dairy cows leave a smaller hoof-print on our natural resources.

Breakfast Matters

Celebrate National School Breakfast Week March 5-9 – and all month – by understanding what goes into a school-provided breakfast and why it matters.

How to Pack a Heart-Healthy School Lunch for Your Child

A Children's Hospital of Michigan dietitian shares tips for packing a school lunch that's healthy and delicious.

Chef Jenn Brower Offers Tricks for Healthy Eating

Want to encourage your child to make smart choices – even in the lunch line at school? Try these tips.
Price Comparisons: Organic vs. Conventional Foods

Price Comparisons: Organic Food vs. Conventional Food

Organics have traditionally been more expensive, but growing availability and grocery store brands may help narrow the gap. We compare costs on 9 staples.