I Love My Little Ham

What makes people crave the limelight? I'm not sure, but our family's future star was surely born to entertain!

Boosting Your Child’s Self-Esteem

There's no special pill for giving a kid confidence, but here's a prescription for fostering a can-do attitude.

I Hate Being a Procrastinator

Putting things off can create a lot of mistakes and missed opportunities.

Sex After Kids

Yes, a healthy parent sex life is possible, and reigniting the spark just may make your family stronger. Here's what you need to know about having sex after kids.

I Love My Assistant Mom

Every mom needs a little extra help. Mine just happens to come in a 47-pound package!

10 Reasons Parents Should Be on Facebook

Metro Parent Magazine Facebook fans share the benefits of belonging to the fastest growing community on the web.

I Love Modern Dads

In my father's generation, few men ever changed a diaper or watched of the kids. So I'm all for cutting my husband lots of slack when he takes care of the girls!

Top 10 Father's Day Gifts in Southeast Michigan!

From bacon treats, classy stogies and beer sessions to a sword BBQ fork (en garde!) and Tigers swag, treat dad to cool metro Detroit-area picks that are as unique as he is.

I Love Girls' Hair

Girls' hair is like a blank canvass - there's so much you can do with it! But alas, my two girls have their limits.

The 'Digital Gap' between Parents and Teens

Our Parent Coach explores how the web can benefit teens - and how parents can help - based on the Digital Youth Project study.

I Hate Mom Guilt

I've had my share of guilt with my two daughters. But I never thought it would happen over a little goldfish!

I Love When My Kids Get Along

Somehow, our family vacation provided a wonderful escape from my two daughters' usual stormy relationship.