The Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy and Sunbeam Family Services have partnered to find the first Oklahoma Kid Governor. The Kid Governor will lead the "Vote 4 Kids" campaign where he or she will address statewide issues affecting the well-being of Oklahoma children.
The Zika virus has been making headlines worldwide lately, with the World Health Organization calling the outbreak a "global health emergency" and the first locally-transmitted case of the virus being recorded in Dallas. How are Oklahoma health officials keeping Oklahomans safe?
MetroFamily Magazine is partnering with New Covenant United Methodist Church to present Greg Gunn’s Family-iD workshop to help Oklahoma City families set goals together.
MetroFamily Magazine is partnering with New Covenant United Methodist Church to bring renowned speaker and author Greg Gunn to Oklahoma City to present his Family-iD Workshop.
There are few things more nerve-racking to parents than when their child is sick or hurt. Staying up into the wee hours of the night with a child who is not feeling well is something every parent will probably experience. So how do you know when you should take your child to the doctor?
Although he’s best known as the frontman for the band KISS, Paul Stanley is a father of four who recently added restaurant franchise owner to his resume. He co-owns the franchise Rock & Brews with fellow KISS member Gene Simmons and the restaurant chain opened a location in Oklahoma City in late 2015. They’ll celebrate an official grand opening on Jan. 28. His first priority in setting up the restaurant was to make it a great place for the whole family.
We love seeing local organizations making strides in enriching the lives of children and our education issue is a great time to share what area schools are doing for Oklahoma City students. We were thrilled to hear St. Mary’s Episcopal School participated in Hour of Code, a global coding event hosted by Code.org in celebration of Computer Science Education Week Dec. 7-13.
The Oklahoma City-County Health Department has developed a program to try to ease the burden and help first-time moms make sound decisions for the future of their children.
It's no secret teaching teens to drive can be a source of stress for parents. AAA Oklahoma has designed a kit of instructional materials to help parents and teens navigate driving lessons together.
We are thrilled to announce the winners of our latest Cover Kid Search! This annual contest is a reminder that MetroFamily certainly has the most adorable readers around. We had more than 800 entries and it was an incredibly difficult decision to narrow down a handful of winners. Many thanks to everyone who submitted photos for our Cover Kid Search.