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Kids Born With Disorders of Sex Development

09/29/14

Kids Born With Disorders of Sex Development

For some parents whose children are born with a Disorders of Sex Development condition, the answer to the routine question, 'Is it a boy or a girl?' is complex. We explore life for these families.

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Tips for Tackling Childhood Fears

09/29/14

Tips for Tackling Childhood Fears

Whether it's the boogeyman, insects or costumed characters, kids have all sorts of seemingly sill fears. Help them combat those fears with these tips.

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App for Parents of Kids with Autism Made in Detroit

09/29/14

App for Parents of Kids with Autism Made in Detroit

Designed for iPhone and Android, the Birdhouse for Autism app and website, headquartered in Detroit, helps parents of kids with autism log daily activities and details about their child's day.

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Spencer's Hot Fudge Cream Puff Recipe

09/29/14

Spencer's Hot Fudge Cream Puff Recipe

Local chef Mary Spencer of Northville revives family favorite Detroit recipes like this Sanders classic.

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Painted Lady Trashions Owner and Mom Heather Rhea-Wright

09/29/14

Painted Lady Trashions Owner and Mom Heather Rhea-Wright

She's creepy in the coolest way! Meet this Ferndale resident who can hook you up with some super strange stuff for your house.

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Traveling to the Upper Peninsula: Things to Do During Fall

09/29/14

Traveling to the Upper Peninsula: Things to Do During Fall

Hike it way up north – above the Mackinac Bridge – with the family to enjoy a flash of fall colors in Marquette and beyond.

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Women Care for Aging Parents More than Male Siblings

09/29/14

Women Care for Aging Parents More than Male Siblings

A new study by Princeton University has found some gender stereotypes hold true: daughters are more likely than sons to pitch in and care for their elderly parents.

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Elle Bird Studios Offers Special Keepsake Jewelry

09/29/14

Elle Bird Studios Offers Special Keepsake Jewelry

Devastating news led southeast Michigan mom Carrie Stanley to start this small business, which offers fingerprint jewelry and more, five years ago.

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Scarecrow Festival in Trenton

09/29/14

Scarecrow Festival in Trenton

Crafts, free entertainment, art, carnival rides, a popular dog costume contest and, of course, scarecrow building all return Oct. 3-5, 2014 for family fun.

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Did a 'Feminist' Mom Really Make Vagina Cookies for Kids?

09/26/14

Did a 'Feminist' Mom Really Make Vagina Cookies for Kids?

There's a lot of Reddit buzz over a mom who supposed 'went crazy' when a teacher refused to serve the baked goods she made for her kid's second grade class.

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