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Highland Games at Historic Greenmead Park in Livonia

07/28/14

Highland Games at Historic Greenmead Park in Livonia

It's year 165 of this annual event featuring Scottish food, fun and some friendly competition, Aug. 2, 2014.

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Physicians Advise Parents to Read to Children Daily

07/28/14

Physicians Advise Parents to Read to Children Daily

Family story time is just what the doctor ordered! The American Academy of Pediatrics wants physicians to urge early literacy at birth. Why the big push?

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Michigan Education Improves, Poverty Grows, Kids Count Says

07/25/14

Michigan Education Improves, Poverty Grows, Kids Count Says

The 2014 Annie E. Casey Foundation study finds promising trends for preschool attendance and high-school graduation, but notes struggles with child poverty.

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Zucchini Recipes: Ways to Incorporate Veggies Into Your Diet

07/25/14

Zucchini Recipes: Ways to Incorporate Veggies Into Your Diet

Is your garden overflowing with this vegetable? Try making cheesy zucchini bites, zucchini fries or any of these recipes.

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Beach Towel and Picnic Blanket Caddy Craft

07/24/14

Beach Towel and Picnic Blanket Caddy Craft

Looking for an easy, compact way to tote those summer necessities? You're in luck! This simple sewing project makes carting your fabric accessories a breeze.

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Socialite Returns Adopted Child to Orphanage for Crying

07/24/14

Socialite Returns Adopted Child to Orphanage for Crying

After only one night in, Romanian socialite Monica Gabor took her adopted son back to the orphanage because the child was too distressed.

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Medication Mistakes Common and Dangerous, New Study Finds

07/23/14

Medication Mistakes Common and Dangerous, New Study Finds

Recent findings published in Pediatrics show that nearly 40 percent of parents make measuring errors for their kid's medicine. Why is this happening and what can you do to prevent it?

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Craft Roundup: Fun Summer Projects for Kids

07/22/14

Craft Roundup: Fun Summer Projects for Kids

Beat vacation boredom with these four cool ideas from blogs, including Popsicle holders, printable sewing cards, jellyfish handprint bookmarks and more.

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Maker Faire Detroit at The Henry Ford in Dearborn

07/21/14

Maker Faire Detroit at The Henry Ford in Dearborn

Get ready for a mind-boggling experience as hundreds of exhibiting makers fill the Henry Ford Museum grounds in Dearborn July 26-27, 2014.

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Great Lakes Regional Puppet Festival in Detroit

07/21/14

Great Lakes Regional Puppet Festival in Detroit

This year's puppet fest, dubbed Motor City Puppet Blast and hosted by the Detroit Puppeteers Guild at the DIA, features shows and crafts July 25-27, 2014.

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