• FYI-Family-Magazine-Summer-Destinations-Windmill-Gardens-Jun-July-2017

    Windmill Island Gardens in Holland has a real windmill, antique Dutch carousel, playground and children’s gardens, and grounds featuring dikes, canals and picnic areas.

    Destination: Summer! Ideas for fun, fun, fun all summer long!
  • FYI-Family-Magazine-Summer-Camp-Guide-April-May-2017 2017 Summer Camp Guide The area's ULTIMATE guide to plan your kids' summer of fun and frolic!
  • FYI- Family-Magazine-2017-School-Smarts-Guide-Feb/March2017

    From left, Comstock STEM Academy students Macy Cannon, Amaya Gonzalez, and Shelby Alexander and teacher Karyn Medendorp work on a mechanical project in the school’s science lab.

    2017 School Smarts Guide Public? Private? Charter? Virtual? Information to help you understand your school choices
  • FYI- Family-Magazine-2017-Preschool-Guide-Dec16/Jan-2017 Preschool Guide A guide to preschool options in Greater Kalamazoo
  • FYI- Family-Magazine-Autumn-Adventures-Oct/Nov-2016 Autumn Adventures Great activities and destinations for your family this fall!
  • FYI-Family-Magazine-Transracial-Adoption-Aug-Sept-2016 Families of Many Colors Transracial adoption is creating diverse families
  • FYI-Family-Magazine-Parent-Involvement-Aug-Sept-2016 Get Involved Being involved with your kids' school starts at home – no bake sale required
  • FYI-Family-Magazine-Summer-Destinations-Splash-Pad-June-July-2016

    Get wet at River Oaks County Park Splash Pad

    Destination: Summer! Great adventures near and far
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  • Active Playrooms Create a play space for those "stuck inside" days

Make This

Individual Baked Mediterranean Egg Omelets

Everyday Hacks

Great tips for impromptu backyard get-togethers

Creation Station

Tissue paper and water make fun art to create on summer days

Is This Normal?

Family Man

It's all about dads on Father's Day... or is it?

Playground Pick