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21 January 2016, 5:05pm
Things you didn’t think could kill kids
Things you didn’t think could kill kids
Kids

Baby-proofing usually means plugs, pools and cupboards - but there are other things that could harm your child.

21 January 2016, 1:30pm
Why is a four-year-old up at 10pm?
Why is a four-year-old up at 10pm?

Guilty secrets are the lifeblood of motherhood. Lorraine Candy shares her latest...

18 January 2016, 4:00pm
'Should I let my daughter fail?'
'Should I let my daughter fail?'

Meghan Leahy tells a worried parent to change the question when thinking about a failing tween.

15 January 2016, 07:55am
The workers who yearn for family
The workers who yearn for family

The average worker spends just three and a half hours a day with their family, according to a study.

14 January 2016, 6:00pm
Who needs a birthday party anyway?
Who needs a birthday party anyway?

Throwing kiddie parties has now become as complicated as competing in an Apprentice-style TV challenge for Lorraine Candy.

12 January 2016, 08:08am
Why choosing the right preschool is key
Why choosing the right preschool is key

Take preschool education seriously as cognitive development starts long before Grade 1, says local government.

11 January 2016, 4:00pm
How to discipline tweens
How to discipline tweens

Listening to each other and practicing skills will help children later in life as adults to deal with hard issues, writes Elizabeth Bastos.

11 January 2016, 08:02am
New moms have sharper minds
New moms have sharper minds

'Baby brain' is myth - if anything, having a baby sharpens the female mind, scientists say.

7 January 2016, 4:00pm
Resolutions are for genius humans only
Resolutions are for genius humans only

Lorraine Candy never makes new year resolutions. Obviously new dad Mark Zuckerberg's not on the same page.

5 January 2016, 1:30pm
Kids urged to be ‘vigilant at all times’
Kids urged to be ‘vigilant at all times’

Private emergency medical care service ER24 has some tips to help parents keep children safe.

4 January 2016, 4:00pm
Why Dad’s always grumpy
Why Dad’s always grumpy

A poll shows the average father complains around nines times a week - more than once a day.

30 December 2015, 4:00pm
20 signs that you’re a mum
20 signs that you’re a mum

A study revealed that the average mother completes up to 59 jobs a day.

30 December 2015, 06:30am
'Should I bribe my two-year-old?'
'Should I bribe my two-year-old?'

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy looks at bribery, rewards and distractions.

29 December 2015, 06:17am
How to shield your child against cyber bullies
How to shield your child against cyber bullies

For a start, parents can help avoid cyber bullying by raising awareness and report bullying to schools.

28 December 2015, 4:00pm
How to parent against rape culture
How to parent against rape culture

Parents need to start teaching their children about rape culture early, two experts say.