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10 Halloween Craft Ideas You Can Do With Your Kids!

Home / Parenting / Children / 10 Halloween Craft Ideas You Can Do With Your Kids!

These are crafts you can do the day OF Halloween to bring in some last minute holiday cheer! Ghost Lollipop Bouquet A simple and fun DIY craft that won't break the bank. Find...

30/10/2014

10 Things You Ought To Know About The Lamaze Technique

Home / Parenting / Giving birth / 10 Things You Ought To Know About The Lamaze Technique

Forget what you know about Lamaze! It's not just about breathing, birthing balls and overly attentive spouses. The Lamaze technique relies on the mother understanding her body...

25/10/2014

The Parenting Lie: What You Envision vs. What Actually Happens

Home / Parenting / Children / The Parenting Lie: What You Envision vs. What Actually Happens

No one becomes a parent thinking it'll be a walk in the park, but all parents hold onto the belief that their children will be a little better than the brats we see on the daily...

21/10/2014

Elimination Communication: How To Potty Train Your Baby Before They Can Even Talk!

Home / Parenting / Baby / Elimination Communication: How To Potty Train Your Baby Before They Can Even Talk!

Elimination communication is more than just potty training. It's about strengthening the attachment with your baby by truly understanding and responding to their needs. Depending...

18/10/2014

What Every Woman Needs To Know About A Silent Or Missed Miscarriage

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / What Every Woman Needs To Know About A Silent Or Missed Miscarriage

A missed miscarriage or silent miscarriage is something all women should be aware of. While everyone is aware of what a miscarriage is, silent or missed miscarriages are much...

16/10/2014

20 Things You HAVE To Do Before You Have Kids

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / 20 Things You HAVE To Do Before You Have Kids

Believe me - you'll be happy you got all of these things out of the way before you start making babies! 1. Pursue your biggest career goal You want to write a book? Develop an app...

08/10/2014

Can Children See Ghosts? What Parents Need To Know

Home / Parenting / Children / Can Children See Ghosts? What Parents Need To Know

An imaginary friend or a visitor from beyond the grave? You decide. When I watch the flick as an adult ​it gets me thinking about what kids are actually capable of seeing. Mums...

02/10/2014

Vintage Parenting Advice That Today's Parents Will Love

Home / Parenting / z[OLD] Videos / Vintage Parenting Advice That Today's Parents Will Love

Parenting advice from centuries past tends to support pretty authoritarian practices. Typically kids didn't have childhoods. Once they could do heavy lifting, sew a hem, or pluck...

22/09/2014

Would You Trust An App To Look After Your Baby?

Home / Parenting / Baby / Would You Trust An App To Look After Your Baby?

The Sproutling baby monitor is an interesting new device that guarantees to make parenting a lot easier. It doesn't just alert you to your baby's cries - it actually predicts...

18/09/2014

The Embarrassing Pregnancy Problems No One Talks About

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / The Embarrassing Pregnancy Problems No One Talks About

Being pregnant ain't a walk in a park. In fact, it kind of sucks. Yes, there are some ladies who love their pregnancy. And then there are some who will NEVER let their kids forget...

10/09/2014

How To Predict Your Baby's Gender According To Old Wives' Tales

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / How To Predict Your Baby's Gender According To Old Wives' Tales

Before sonograms we resorted to strange and slightly absurd methods to find out the gender of a baby. Mixing pee with baking soda, placing necklaces over your heart, and analysing...

10/09/2014

The Image From This Newborn Baby Photoshoot Will Make You Wonder If Kids Are Worth It

Home / Parenting / Baby / The Image From This Newborn Baby Photoshoot Will Make You Wonder If Kids Are Worth It

WARNING: If you're not down with the realities of the ins and outs of parenthood (literally) then you might not want to scroll down. When this Dad and his newborn son posed for...

04/09/2014

Advice For New Parents: Things Every Parent Needs To Know About Newborns

Home / Parenting / Baby / Advice For New Parents: Things Every Parent Needs To Know About Newborns

Yay! You're going to have a baby - an adorable, life-changing bundle of joy! However, as delicate and amazing as infants can be, weird stuff is going to happen during the first...

01/09/2014

#MiniMeYoga: Parents Are Challenging Their Kids To Become Yoga Masters

Home / Parenting / Children / #MiniMeYoga: Parents Are Challenging Their Kids To Become Yoga Masters

Parents on Instagram and Facebook are turning their little ones into mini yogis! Check out these adorable and amazing photos of kids trying out basic and challenging yoga poses...

19/08/2014

New Baby Checklist: The Newborn Essentials Guide That's Budget-Friendly

Home / Parenting / Baby / New Baby Checklist: The Newborn Essentials Guide That's Budget-Friendly

Alright, mumma - you've read all the baby books, your due date is nearing, and we're sure you're panicking a little bit. The best way to ease your anxiety is to be as prepared...

18/08/2014

Why Do Kids Cut Themselves? Understanding Self-Harm In Children

Home / Parenting / Children / Why Do Kids Cut Themselves? Understanding Self-Harm In Children

Self-harm, or purposefully cutting, pulling hair, burning, and bruising one's body, can begin as early as 7 years old. It's difficult to fathom that your child could be deliberating...

15/08/2014

Why Do Kids Bully? What Every Parent Needs To Know

Home / Parenting / Children / Why Do Kids Bully? What Every Parent Needs To Know

Over the last fifteen years, school bullying has become a national concern. It’s gotten so bad that many bullied kids change schools once the teasing turns emotionally and physically...

10/08/2014

Pregnant Woman Refuses Photoshoot. Husband And Beer Belly Do It Instead

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Pregnant Woman Refuses Photoshoot. Husband And Beer Belly Do It Instead

Yeah, yeah, we all know that 'pregnancy is beautiful' but getting your photo taken while you're tired, bloated and feeling like you're gonna spew isn't every pregnant gal's bag...

30/07/2014

Why Do Kids Lie? How To Get Your Kids To Start Telling The Truth

Home / Parenting / Children / Why Do Kids Lie? How To Get Your Kids To Start Telling The Truth

Is there anything more frustrating than watching your children lie their faces off while you stand there in disbelief? Once kids realise they can manipulate the truth, even over...

18/07/2014

25 Things You Should Never Say To A Pregnant Woman

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 25 Things You Should Never Say To A Pregnant Woman

Nine months is a LONG time to put up with family and strangers rubbing your belly and asking you seriously personal questions. Talks of 'impending pain', 'piling on the pounds'...

14/07/2014