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This Mum Is Causing Outrage For 'Piercing' Her Baby Daughter's Adorable Dimple

Home / Parenting / Children / This Mum Is Causing Outrage For 'Piercing' Her Baby Daughter's Adorable Dimple

Sometimes you have to resort to shock tactics to get your point across and that's exactly what this mum did by sharing this outrageous image of her toddler sporting a dimple piercing...

Mum's Photos Of Stillborn Son Who Didn't Survive Car Crash Will Break Your Heart

Home / Parenting / Baby / Mum's Photos Of Stillborn Son Who Didn't Survive Car Crash Will Break Your Heart

When Emma Fairbairn was involved in a car accident while pregnant in May, she experienced a situation that every mother-to-be dreads: a lost heartbeat. WARNING: The following...

25 Pairs Of Shoes Every Mum Needs In Her Back To School Kit

Home / Parenting / Children / 25 Pairs Of Shoes Every Mum Needs In Her Back To School Kit

Stylish but practical shoes are hard to come by, especially if you’re easily distracted by pretty-to-look-at, not-so-easy-to-walk in high heels (guilty as charged.) We've rounded...

The Essential Shopping Check List For Newborns & Mums To Be

Home / Parenting / Baby / The Essential Shopping Check List For Newborns & Mums To Be

Looking for the ultimate checklist of must-have items for your newborn? Join the club! We know how overwhelming planning for your new arrival can be, especially if it's your first...

10 Reactions People Have When You Tell Them You're Preggo

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 10 Reactions People Have When You Tell Them You're Preggo

Remember how all your friends acted when you told them you were engaged? Well that's probably how they'll react to your pregnancy news as well. With a baby on the way, they'll...

9 Indoor Activities to Do With Your Children on a Snow Day

Home / Parenting / Children / 9 Indoor Activities to Do With Your Children on a Snow Day

When you're young, snow days are the best. But once you're working a full-time job, which requires a full-on blizzard for a snow day, or you're a stay-at-home mum, when your kids...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck Open Up About Raising Their Kids As Feminists

Home / Parenting / Children / Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck Open Up About Raising Their Kids As Feminists

We have to say we're enjoying getting to know Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck as a couple. Jennifer has been opening up about her feminist beliefs over the past few months, and...

This Photographer Captured The Beauty Of Pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / This Photographer Captured The Beauty Of Pregnancy

Photographer, Sandi Ford, is setting out to prove that pregnant women are a sexy sight to behold! At the Academy Awards last year, Chris Hemsworth's wife, Elsa Pataky, was ridiculed...

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...

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...

The eighth month of pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / The eighth month of pregnancy

You’re on the home straight! At this stage, baby is gradually preparing for his or her entry into the big wide world. The last trimester is full of events… Your baby’s developmentYour...

Trying to Conceive? Here's How to Maximise Your Chances of Having a Baby

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / Trying to Conceive? Here's How to Maximise Your Chances of Having a Baby

Decided to try for a baby? You and your partner might need to make some healthy adjustments to your lifestyle and eating habits before you start trying to conceive. From nutritional...

A new arrival in the family

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It’s not always easy for a youngster to become a big brother or sister and accept a new arrival into the family. From the announcement of the pregnancy to the arrival of the baby...

Recruiting a nanny

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If you hire a nanny, she (or he) will have the responsibility for your baby and contribute to his/her emotional wellbeing. Choosing the right person is important, so here’s some...

How to tell children about death?

Home / Parenting / Children / How to tell children about death?

How do you tell your children about death? Parents often tend to avoid the subject to protect young children, but there comes a point at which you can't deny the truth. How do...

Premature babies

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A premature baby is born before the expected date, which means before 37-41 weeks. Here's our guide to premature births. Factors in premature birth There are factors which can...