A cultural activist applauds Sandra Bullock's choice to adopt from foster-care, but she also has some advice.
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Veil of despair lifts for mom and dad of three daughters who cannot hear, writes Omeshnie Naidoo
Tara Bahrampour talks to single mothers who are making things work by sharing their homes with other single moms.
Megan McArdle looks at the real fear plaguing today's helicopter parents.
Today's parents have to grapple with technology in a way that no previous generation did.
Women who act like their child's best friend instead of laying down the law could be storing up trouble, a top headmistress warns.
IOL Lifestyle Editor Renee Moodie will be without her son this Christmas - and that's okay with her.