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Single Mom and Her Son Take Vine by Storm

10/01/14

Single Mom and Her Son Take Vine by Storm

The duo's silly shenanigans give you a glimpse of modern single parenting through these short videos on the popular social networking site – and people love them.

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Best Cider Mills, U-Pick Orchards & Family Farm Activities in Southeast Michigan

09/30/14

Best Cider Mills, U-Pick Orchards & Family Farm Activities in Southeast Michigan

Join the fall festivities in Macomb, Oakland, Wayne and Washtenaw counties. Here are some great places to visit in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in 2014.

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Simple Halloween Projects Feature Candy, Milk Bottles, More

09/30/14

Simple Halloween Projects Feature Candy, Milk Bottles, More

These DIY October projects by eighteen25, tatertots & jello, Handmade Charlotte and Let's Eat Grandpa are so fun for parents and kids to make, it's frightening!

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Easter Seals Story: The Benefits of Child-Parent Psychotherapy

09/29/14

Easter Seals Story: The Benefits of Child-Parent Psychotherapy

This evidence-based technique has helped Hazel Park mom Nicole Irons connect and better understand her daughter Matiah, who has autism.

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Win Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Complete Series Blu-ray Set

09/29/14

Win Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Complete Series Blu-ray Set

Your family could win a souped-up copy of this wacky kids cult TV series from the '80s/'90s. Enter our contest by Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.

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Halloween Soup Kids Play at Northville's Historic Marquis Theatre

09/29/14

Halloween Soup Kids Play at Northville's Historic Marquis Theatre

The cute October tale centers on a granny's haunted mansion and special holiday meal. Join in the spooktacular family stage fun select dates Oct. 4-26, 2014.

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Gridiron Glory Pro Football Exhibit at Henry Ford Museum

09/29/14

Gridiron Glory Pro Football Exhibit at Henry Ford Museum

Visit Dearborn and check out this touring display from the Pro Football Hall of Fame Oct. 3, 2014-Jan. 4, 2015, which is packed with tons of all-American fun.

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Metro Parent's October 2014 Cover Shoot Outtakes

09/29/14

Metro Parent's October 2014 Cover Shoot Outtakes

CoverKid Asher, 10, of Ann Arbor visits a southeast Michigan farm – and makes friends with a chicken (who also made the cover). Here are some alternative takes.

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Meet Asher, Metro Parent October 2014 CoverKid – VIDEO

09/29/14

Meet Asher, Metro Parent October 2014 CoverKid – VIDEO

He's a prankster who loves archery and looks pretty at home on the farm. Meet this Ann Arbor 10-year-old.

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Win Tickets to Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus' 'Built To Amaze'

09/29/14

Win Tickets to Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus' 'Built To Amaze'

Your family could snag tickets to this circus performance at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Nov. 12-16, 2014. Enter our contest by Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.

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