Shopping & Services

Dipped popsicles from Bombshell Treat Bar

Bombshell Treat Bar Adjusts During COVID

Learn how the Troy-based Bombshell Treat Bar adjusted during COVID to continue sending beautifully, delicious treats.
Collage of gift guide toys

Metro Parent’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway

Follow us on instagram and you could win some of the awesome toys featured in our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide giveaway.
Pink gift with a red bow on a pink background

Season of Solutions Holiday Gift Guide: 50 Toys Under $50

Want to put a twinkle in your kid's eye – and keep more jingle in your wallet? Metro Parent's Shiny and Bright holiday gift guide has 50 stellar toys under $50.

Nike Unveils Line of Maternity Gear

Nike recently announced its first dedicated line of maternity gear. Here's a breakdown each piece in the collection.
Biorb aquarium on a white background

Gifts for Tweens and Middle Schoolers They’ll Actually Like

Wondering what to buy a tween for his or her birthday or another occasion? Make a big impression with these trendy gifts for tweens.
A pile of colorful lollipops

Candy Stores in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Stop by these local candy stores in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for bulk candy, chocolates, specialty treats, hard-to-find items and more.
An image of the inside of dyne climbing gym

DYNO Rock Climbing and Fitness Center is Coming to Eastern Market

Detroit is getting its first-ever rock-climbing gym this fall. Get details on DYNO Rock Climbing and why the gym could be a fun outing for you and your kids.
Slider hamburger with chips on a plate

Slider Hamburger Restaurants in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Metro Detroit and the greater Ann Arbor area dish up delicious sliders perfect for the kids at these local slider hamburger restaurants.
Collage of a girl wearing Manhattan Eleven Clothing

Manhattan Eleven Delivers Kids’ Clothing to Your Door

Manhattan Eleven is an on-demand clothing service that delivers kids' clothing to families in Macomb County. Learn about the mother-daughter duo behind the endeavor.
A black and white image of a mom holding her baby

Plants From LeafMe Are Great for Self-Care

Detroit-based LeafMe plant boutique offer plant delivery, consultations and repotting services that double as a form of self-care.
Three bags of cheeky spices on a teal, yellow and red background

Allergen-Free and Flavor-Packed Food Flavorings by Cheeky Spices

This new company by an Ann Arbor mom offers flavorings that are free of allergens and are easy on the tummy. Learn more about Cheeky Spices, here.
Bonbons covered in chocolate powder and surrounded by raspberries

Top Chocolate Bars in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Have a craving for something sweet? These chocolate bars in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor have you covered with unique and delicious chocolate treats.