All posts by Heidi Alene Harris

Summer Moves

While moving can be stressful, certain tips can make it a more positive experience for your child and the whole family. Dr. Lisa Woodcock-Burroughs from the Center for Neuropsychology Learning and Development in Ann Arbor shared advice and discussed strategies for making a move a more positive experience for children with special needs. Before Talk

Summer Fun With Your Teen

Baseball Toledo Mud Hens Minor League Baseball team affiliated with the Detroit Tigers. The Mud Hens offer promotions and themes for every game that include Postgame Fireworks and Sunday Funday with Kids. Fifth Third Field 406 Washington St., Toledo, Ohio Distance from A2: 53 miles (50 minutes) Tickets: $12 TEENS: School Day Celebration on Thursday,

Mothering Justice

Mothering Justice, a mother-led nonprofit advocacy and leadership development organization, began in Royal Oak to improve the lives of Michigan families by equipping the next generation of mother activists. Danielle Atkinson, founding director, spoke with Ann Arbor Family Press to explain how Mothering Justice supports Michigan mothers and families. How did Mothering Justice get started

A Mother’s Heart

Parents with a newborn sent to the hospital’s Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) often describe the experience as an emotional roller coaster. Nothing can quite prepare a mother’s heart for this type of experience. One Saline mother, Sara Austin, shares her story of what it was like to have her newborn child stay in the