It sounds so simple. So, after a particularly challenging series of days, I decided to put this to the test.
Serious mental health issues in young people manifest in different ways, but in schools they often result in violence towards staff and other students. Here’s how to address the problem.
Mandatory reporting of injuries such as bruising in infants could become law if the WA Government implements changes recommended after an inquest into the tragic death of a young girl.
Anxious and depressed parents with newborns have been calling helplines in record numbers during COVID-19, as the Federal Government announces a $13.6 funding boost for support programs.
How to fix the pandemic trap of frequent snacking on sugary foods during lockdown, and missed dental appointments that cause tooth decay.
I recently texted my friend: “If I die, can you make sure my husband leaves at least 15 minutes early for all my kids’ activities.”
West Aussie parents can breathe a sigh of relief after IKEA revealed it is reopening its childcare centre.
Having children changes us in ways we could never anticipate. Spare moments are rare but when I do manage to steal them, I cram them full of newly acquired hobbies.
Paula Kuka’s musings on motherhood have won her fans all over the world, and has lead to a major book deal.
Labor will pin its electoral hopes on reforming the childcare system as one of its key policies to help build the Australian economy back to full strength following the COVID-19 economic downturn.
I audited our home library. The results were not great.
After being admitted to hospital with ongoing pregnancy complications, Chrissy Teigen and John Legend have shared their devastating news.
I thought the pandemic would force us all to slow down - it didn’t.
Princess Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank have revealed they are expecting their first child early next year.
There’s something special about taking your child to get their nails done for the first time.
The state borders are still closed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a great October school holidays.
We need to nurture ourselves when we are responsible for growing children inside our homes. And I’m not talking about bath bombs and manicures.
An alarming new report reveals a worsening mental health crisis among a generation of children as the fallout from COVID-19 continues.
Hollie Dunn is urging parents to take advantage of free swimming lessons being offered across Victoria for under-fives after her 20-month-old daughter drowned in their backyard pool.
Hollie Dunn is urging parents to take advantage of free swimming lessons being offered across South Australia for under-fives after her 20-month-old daughter drowned in their backyard pool.
Hollie Dunn is urging parents to take advantage of free swimming lessons being offered across Queensland for under-fives after her 20-month-old daughter drowned in their backyard pool.
Hollie Dunn is urging parents to take advantage of free swimming lessons being offered across NSW for under-fives after her 20-month-old daughter drowned in their backyard pool.
Sporting goods retailer Decathlon has waved the white flag in a Federal Court case brought by the ACCC, admitting it sold dangerous pools and basketball equipment. SEE THE ITEMS HERE.
One of the most joyful revelations of parenting is when you discover the job is easier when you have extra children in your charge.
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