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There goes my healthy eating plan

Lorraine Candy's children bought their own toasted sandwich maker. She's waiting for them to outgrow it.

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The horrible truth about sexting

New research suggests that as many as one in five sexters are actually coerced into sending sexual texts.

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Why curiosity is important for parents, too

Lauren Knight rediscovers the joys of practical jokes with her children.

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There goes my healthy eating plan
April 30 2015 at 12:36

Lorraine Candy's children bought their own toasted sandwich maker. She's waiting for them to outgrow it.

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The horrible truth about sexting
April 29 2015 at 13:45

New research suggests that as many as one in five sexters are actually coerced into sending sexual texts.

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Why curiosity is important for parents, too
April 29 2015 at 13:21

Lauren Knight rediscovers the joys of practical jokes with her children.

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How the write stuff can improve life
April 24 2015 at 17:13

Elizabeth Tenety finds a way to cope better with the working mother blues.

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When you grow up – be rich!
April 24 2015 at 14:19

One in five parents want their child to grow up to be wealthy rather than happy, a survey has revealed.

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Judge tells parents to be strict with teens
April 24 2015 at 13:21

The job of parents is to make their children do the things they do not want to do, a family law judge says.

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The votes are in, and Mom loses
April 23 2015 at 13:40

It’s the same in almost every household: the battle for hearts and minds is won by dads, writes Lorraine Candy.

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If a father is abusive, a mother must act
April 22 2015 at 12:56

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a woman that it is her duty to protect herself and her children.

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Raising joyful readers is a family affair
April 20 2015 at 14:43

Sharon Holbrook celebrates the joys of reading to her children.

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Fathers on the Move make world of difference
April 20 2015 at 14:47

Research indicates the ‘typical’ SA child is raised by a mother and has an absent but living father, writes Nontando Mposo

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