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‘Is my son’s daycare okay?’

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a worried mother that her son's preschool programme sounds great.

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Toddler rage? It will pass...

Why, after 12 years of practice, can Lorraine Candy not crush a small rebel? Because it might not be worth it...

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‘What do I tell the kids about addiction?’

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy has good advice for a sober parent on what to tell the children.

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Five ways to raise children to be kind
July 22 2014 at 17:00

Parents are more concerned with their kids’ achievement or happiness than whether they care for others

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Man claims desert kingdom for daughter
July 21 2014 at 14:49

When Jeremiah Heaton promised his daughter she could be a princess, he really meant it...

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The moment all moms dread
July 17 2014 at 14:51

Lorraine Candy is counting down the days until her first-born returns to the not-so-relative calm of the family home.

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Gay men ‘are mom and dad’
July 11 2014 at 14:08

A baby alters new parents' brain activity, and a new study shows the same changes in the brains of gay fathers.

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Birthday wish: fix the washing machine
July 10 2014 at 14:50

Lorraine Candy has hit her 46th birthday and doesn't like the precarious emotional edge now tinting her daily life.

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SA ‘has blurred line on same-sex parents’
July 10 2014 at 11:55

The government has strongly denied discriminating against gays, despite a troubling vote in the UN.

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Supermoms, beware the road to burn-out
July 9 2014 at 14:50

Dr Darren Green has some advice for exhausted mothers...

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If you lie to kids, they will lie too
July 7 2014 at 12:16

Even white lies told to your children with the best of intentions could backfire, say researchers.

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Woman can’t have it all, says top CEO
July 4 2014 at 14:25

Indra Nooyi, one of the most powerful women in the world, says she dies with guilt over her parenting.

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You can be a mom-to-be on the run
July 3 2014 at 13:58

Alysia Montano is a hero in Lorraine Candy’s household for giving new meaning to the phrase “running like a girl”.

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