Parenting

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Dark web crooks targeting our kids

premium_icon Dark web crooks targeting our kids

Child data including their email addresses, phone numbers and passwords is being sold online after it has been stolen from gaming websites.

Kids parties: the worst thing about parenting

premium_icon Kids parties: the worst thing about parenting

KIDS parties are a weekend-killing drag that turn kids into terrorists after the sugar rush. If I never have to attend another I’ll die happy: Darren Levin.

Most unpopular baby names of 2018

Most unpopular baby names of 2018

According to a poll on Netmums, these are the baby names that are well and truly dying out. Sincere apologies if yours is on the list.

Fri 13 Jul 2018

Workmates can be breast mates

premium_icon Workmates can be breast mates

Women often show no support for breastfeeding mothers in the workplace but when they do, the new mums are empowered to breastfeed for longer.

Flu’s fatal grip strikes early

premium_icon Flu’s fatal grip strikes early

Health authorities plead with NSW parents to vaccinate young children against influenza after one child died and others were hospitalised with complications.

Thu 12 Jul 2018

Push to help women with sickening pregnancy condition

premium_icon Push to help women with sickening pregnancy condition

Despite barely being able to eat, Ipswich mum Jessica vomited so much her oesophagus broke and the blood vessels in her eyes popped.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Toxic masculinity: why country boys are so angry

Toxic masculinity: why country boys are so angry

Teenage boys living in the country grow up believing they have to be aggressive, new research has shown.

Tue 10 Jul 2018

Laura Geitz’s special netball legacy

premium_icon Laura Geitz’s special netball legacy

She's won world crowns but retiring Diamonds great Laura Geitz says there is something else she has achieved in netball she is exceptionally proud of.

Mother-in-law slammed: ‘None of her business’

Mother-in-law slammed: ‘None of her business’

A MUM of two was stunned when her mother-in-law gave her a blunt piece of advice. But was she right or wrong to take offence?

Prince Louis serene at christening

Prince Louis serene at christening

PRINCE Louis looked serene as he was christened at the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace in London on Monday afternoon.

‘Sex rooms’ target kids playing video games

premium_icon ‘Sex rooms’ target kids playing video games

Parents are being urged to crack down on children’s video game use over the school holidays as experts warn of worrying new threats to young gamers.

Former wife slams Lowndes in public post

Former wife slams Lowndes in public post

Craig Lowndes’ former wife has taken aim at the car racing champion in a public social media post that claims he’d broken his “little girl’s heart”.

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Mummy blogger rants over chicken nuggets

Mummy blogger rants over chicken nuggets

A BLOGGER has lashed a Sydney cafe over a children’s serve of chicken and chips. But now the owner has hit back, accusing her of bullying.

'We paid $800 for our dog's birthday party'

'We paid $800 for our dog's birthday party'

THIS couple haven’t yet had children but they absolutely love their dogs. So much so, they estimate to have spent up to $800 on dog Daisy's second birthday.

Mum baffled after friend chooses ‘strangest baby name ever’

Mum baffled after friend chooses ‘strangest baby name ever’

A MUM has been left baffled after her friend chose the "strangest baby name EVER" - and some think it's so bad it should be "illegal".

'Lazy parents raise better kids'

'Lazy parents raise better kids'

WHILE this is an impressive level of maturity and mathematics, some commenters were less than impressed and criticised Brooke for being a 'lazy mother'.

Why women don’t return to work after baby

premium_icon Why women don’t return to work after baby

NEW mums are returning to the workforce at an unprecedented rate. But industry experts have warned that Australia is still behind because of these reasons.

Baby born with FAS after mum drank eight beers a day

Baby born with FAS after mum drank eight beers a day

LINDA McFadden’s second baby nearly died from foetal alcohol syndrome (FAS), but that wasn’t enough for her to beat a debilitating addiction.

Sun 8 Jul 2018

Toddler nearly loses her eye in Kmart accident

Toddler nearly loses her eye in Kmart accident

WHAT started out as a normal shopping outing to her local Kmart turned out to be an unexpected tragedy for mum Hayley Skye Smith and her 20-month-old, Amaia.

Sat 7 Jul 2018

These women have 40 babies between them

These women have 40 babies between them

A GOLD Coast woman and her best friend have produced so many babies between them they both hold unofficial world records.

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