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Fairy Gardening 101 with Beverly Turner

What's fairy gardening? Here, a fairy garden expert tells families the basics about fairy gardens and how you can get your kids interested in the hobby.

Save Monarch Butterflies – and Teach Your Kids These 5 Life...

The possibility of monarch butterflies going extinct should be reason enough to plant a butterfly garden, but here are more reasons that it’s worthwhile.

20 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in Metro Detroit

These 'best' suburbs were selected by Niche.com using criteria including schools, crime rates, housing and other factors. Did your town make the list?

Win a Big Beautiful Bouquet of Flowers

Whether receiving or giving, flowers are always a delight. Enter to win this sweet surprise simply by answering a few quick questions.

Cool Kid Bedrooms: 2015 Bedroom Trends for Kids' Rooms

We've learned how important it is for a child to have a say in how her bedroom looks. Now, we explore what the trends. Here's what the experts are seeing.

Free-Range Parenting, Michael Symon Burger, Fireworks in Michigan and More

From kids bedroom decorating ideas to Mount Clemens fireworks and a recipe from B Spot Rochester Hills, the June 2015 Metro Parent delivers tons of fun.

Gardening Activities for Kids: Getting Kids Interested in Gardening

Want your children to really dig gardening? Here are seven activities to help get them interested in this pastime.

Best Flowers and Plants to Grow in the Shade

Whether you're looking for information on the best flowers to grow in shade or plants that grow in shade, look no further. We've got details on perennials and annuals here.

Best Flowers and Plants for Full Sun

Want to know the best perennial flowers for full sun – or the best annual flowers for full sun? Get the flower and plant details right here.

Make Cleaning Fun for Little Kids

Discover four pick-up tricks that might inspire your children to clean and tidy their toys and stuff around the house.

Closet Organization Tips: 7 Things to Help You Get Started

Get a closet organizer's ideas for giving this space an overhaul. If you're wondering how to clean your closet, tips like this will help you get motivated.

Closet Solutions and Closet Organization – Cleaning out Your Closet

Spring cleaning season is the perfect time for some closet organization! Read about the benefits of shedding a bit of weight from this space.