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Are there any parents out there who have energetic toddlers or young children -- and you’re still looking for ideas on how to keep them active in the midst of the COVID-1...
When you’re on the hunt for a new nanny or babysitter, it can be incredibly stressful.
Tablets and cellphones get handled everyday and can get extremely dirty and covered in germs.
It’s been months now and we’ve all had to change our lives to help with the kids, and keep things as normal as possible with all the changes in our lives. What’s the Buzz...
Parents need to be keeping safety top of mind while new pools are popping up across Michigan this summer.
Even considering the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to people driving less and working from home more, the risk of hot car deaths remains high.
It’s difficult watching what’s happened to Black men in our country. Many young Black men are taught by their parents how some people in the world might view them and the...
We all know that parenting can be hard.
The Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum in downtown Ann Arbor has launched a new program to make sure that children in the area are engaging in STEM activities over the summer.
Ann Arbor-based collaborative artists Trevor Stone, Natalie Berry and their four-year-old son Felix have spent two months building an ever-changing basement box fort.
If the weather cooperates this weekend, history will be made: SpaceX is preparing to fly its first humans to orbit aboard a new Crew Dragon spaceship.
Did you realize that as early as 3 years old, kids are classifying people based on their appearances?
A new video released by the University of Michigan School of Public Health engages children to learn about the coronavirus.
Color a free booklet exploring the two carillon towers at the University of Michigan.
New children’s book flips the narrative on losing a pet through memoirs of an 80-year-old tortoise.
For better or for worse, for many people, the COVID-19 pandemic has created lots of time for couples to be around each other.
This Mother’s Day will be very different, as we are under the “Stay Home, Stay Safe Order" in Michigan.
How to keep kids active indoors when the weather won't cooperate.
Unless you live with your mom, it’s safe to say: You probably shouldn’t visit or go out to brunch this year. So, what do you do instead?
Father and daughter teach, entertain over Facebook cooking show.
Young children can have a hard time processing the COVID-19 pandemic -- now there's a book to help them understand it.
Cute idea alert: Help your children become “Junior Rangers” this weekend or perhaps as a fun project to kick off next week.
Isolation is a problem for some elderly people right now, considering the coronavirus pandemic, but that was already an issue for many seniors before COVID-19 turned the ...
Feeling a little bummed that the social distancing guidelines have canceled your local Easter egg hunt? We found a solution, thanks to Good Housekeeping magazine: It’s a ...
These Washtenaw County organizations are making staying inside a bit less boring.
Many of us home schooling daily. Many of us simply bored. Do you have a skill to share? We want you to help home school the Local 4 community.
How can you not love Dolly Parton? We will always love her, that’s for sure.
If you’ve had a college kid home for a few weeks by now in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, hopefully you haven’t driven each other too crazy by now.
Our family has been trying to keep ourselves upbeat, occupied and productive while on quarantine. We’ve gone for walks, scavenger hunts, done schoolwork, played ... we’ve...
For many mothers the coronavirus outbreak is a new frontier.
Working from home is one thing -- but working remotely when you have children or teenagers around? That’s a whole new situation for some.
It seems as though a lot of parents are in the same boat right now: School has been postponed or canceled for at least a few weeks (so far), and WHAT IN THE WORLD are we ...
You know Mo Willems, right?
Answering some questions parents are having as they try and balance keeping their kids safe and active during shutdowns associated with the coronavirus outbreak.
Worried about keeping your kids entertained and educationally stimulated now that they have increased free time in the wake of schools being shut down due to the coronavi...
Staying cooped up inside all day can be hard, especially if that means getting trapped indoors with your children.
Have you ever seen this quote floating around the internet? “Impossible only means you haven’t found the solution yet.”
What would you do if you see unruly kids with no parents around? If someone mispronounces a word, do you tell them? How do you handle it if you receive bad service at a r...
Parents often say they wish there was a class to help teach parents what to expect when you have a child and now that class exists.
Vaping devices have changed drastically from when vaping began. A modern vaping device is as small as a nonrefillable stick that may look like a USB drive at first glance...
Vaping has often been advertised as an alternative to smoking cigarettes, but its rise among kids and teens has created a new smoking concern.
According to a new study, parents make nearly 4,000 mistakes by the time kids are ready to leave the house, but are some of those mistakes unintentional? What's the Buzz ...