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Kyle Smitley, Founder of Detroit Achievement Academy

03/24/14

Kyle Smitley, Founder of Detroit Achievement Academy

Before founding this charter school, Smitley was operating a multimillion-dollar clothing company. But she wasn't feeling fulfilled. So she moved to Detroit to help kids get a better education.

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Talking to Children with Special Needs About Sex

03/24/14

Talking to Children with Special Needs About Sex

Don't fool yourself! Kids with special needs develop sexual feelings, too. And for them, it's even more important to be open, honest and to tackle 'the talk' early.

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2014 Metro Parent Mom-Approved Docs Nominations

03/24/14

2014 Metro Parent Mom-Approved Docs Nominations

Rave about your child's pediatrician, dentist or specialists for this annual honor! Tell us what you love about your child's doctor by May 22, 2014.

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Peteet's Strawberry and Banana Cheesecake Recipe

03/24/14

Peteet's Strawberry and Banana Cheesecake Recipe

Fresh fruit makes this delicious dessert from Peteet's Famous Cheesecakes sing! Try this treat from the store with locations in Oak Park and West Bloomfield.

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Goofy Glasses Photo Booth Props Mustache and Beard Craft

03/24/14

Goofy Glasses Photo Booth Props Mustache and Beard Craft

Grab an old pair of sunglasses and transform them into a fun incognito costume or disguise for your kids! This tutorial will have your family grinning in no time.

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Shrine Circus Family Show at Hazel Park Raceway

03/24/14

Shrine Circus Family Show at Hazel Park Raceway

The Wallendas, tigers, clowns, acrobatic acts, sword balancing and juggling are among the acts set for the famous Detroit circus, returning March 27-30, 2014.

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Once Upon a Time at Wild Swan Theater, Ann Arbor

03/24/14

Once Upon a Time at Wild Swan Theater, Ann Arbor

This children's stage show, featuring The Three Billy Goats Gruff, Reynard the Fox and The Three Little Pigs, offers fun for little kids March 27-29, 2014.

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Meatloaf Recipes and Ideas

03/21/14

Meatloaf Recipes and Ideas

There's so many different ways to bake up this classic, kid-friendly dish, from meatloaf muffins to turkey meatloaf to a vegetarian option.

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Family Easter Egg Hunts & Seasonal Events in Southeast Michigan

03/20/14

Family Easter Egg Hunts & Seasonal Events in Southeast Michigan

Leading up to the Sunday holiday on April 20, 2014 (and even that day), find tons of local fun events for the kids. Get the scoop in the Metro Parent roundup.

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On-the-Go Story Tin Craft Projects

03/20/14

On-the-Go Story Tin Craft Projects

Transform an empty mint tin into a perfect play accessory for kids! A bit of paper, Mod Podge and imagination is all it takes, plus a Lego minifig or two.

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