Parenting

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Wealthy parents’ ridiculous nanny demands

Wealthy parents’ ridiculous nanny demands

TWICE a week, about 11pm, Jeff Goldstein stretches out, turns on his spa playlist, lights a candle and gets a 90-minute massage — courtesy of his kids' nanny.

Terrifying scene in baby monitor

Terrifying scene in baby monitor

A PETRIFIED dad claims he froze in fear after seeing a creepy orb over his 13-month-old daughter’s cot on Saturday night.

Party's over for Tin Can Bay family after $1394 penalty

premium_icon Party's over for Tin Can Bay family after $1394 penalty

'No more teenage parties' man promises police after our-of-control Tin Can Bay event

The 'draconian' barriers facing grandparents

premium_icon The 'draconian' barriers facing grandparents

THEY help with babysitting and advice, but grandparents are facing some tough times.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Heartbreaking story behind triplets first birthday photos

Heartbreaking story behind triplets first birthday photos

"TO my children. If I had to choose between losing you and breathing, I would use my last breath to tell you I love you.''

'Why I'm giving my son Islamic scripture classes'

'Why I'm giving my son Islamic scripture classes'

DANIELLE is not religious, but every Tuesday, her son sits down to learn about Islam. Here's why.

Wife leaves marriage after cruel nickname exposed

Wife leaves marriage after cruel nickname exposed

A WOMAN has revealed why she walked away from her husband, after finding out he had a nickname for her in group text messages.

Sun 16 Sep 2018

How young is too young to be home alone?

How young is too young to be home alone?

WITH school holidays looming once again, it’s the big question for many families: When are kids old enough to stay home alone? Our new parent panel weighs in.

Top tips for keeping active these school holidays

Top tips for keeping active these school holidays

AS a parent, working out is hard at the best of times. We’ve got some expert tips to help you get out and active with your kids these school holidays.

The viral triplet bump photos you need to see to believe

The viral triplet bump photos you need to see to believe

A NORWEGIAN mum has wowed the internet by sharing a series of triplet bump selfies to Instagram.

'Why I'm planning on giving birth live on Instagram'

'Why I'm planning on giving birth live on Instagram'

THIS mum from Victoria has found a very surprising way to overcome her severe anxiety.

Boy almost dies after recreating YouTube stunt

Boy almost dies after recreating YouTube stunt

AN 11-year-old boy was lucky not to suffer a stroke after he was coaxed to recreate a YouTube stunt called the ‘Roundabout of Death’. GRAPHIC CONTENT

IVF blogger dies giving birth

IVF blogger dies giving birth

HER pregnancy journey inspired thousands of people but just as Vanessa Arango was about to have her IVF baby, she tragically died.

Sat 15 Sep 2018

'I found out I had a deadly melanoma at 38 weeks pregnant'

'I found out I had a deadly melanoma at 38 weeks pregnant'

CLAIR Helmrich noticed a spot on her left cheek that looked innocent enough, but then it slowly began to grow and change shape.

Mum dies at home after giving birth in Queensland hospital

Mum dies at home after giving birth in Queensland hospital

A QUEENSLAND public hospital is investigating the death of a woman who died just days after being sent home.

‘Flexism’ is the new sexism

premium_icon ‘Flexism’ is the new sexism

IT’S hard enough for women to juggle a career and family, and this trend in workplace discrimination isn’t helping.

Insane cost of parents’ baby debt

premium_icon Insane cost of parents’ baby debt

AUSSIE mums and dads are facing explosive costs of up to $15,000 in the first year of their baby’s life — forcing them to take financially risky measures.

‘Warning: We’re going on a 6-hour flight with a toddler’

‘Warning: We’re going on a 6-hour flight with a toddler’

TAKING a toddler on an overseas family holiday for the first time has mum Lillian Saleh terrified because she knows that even the best planned trips can go awry.

Cancer diagnosis: ‘She wants her daughter to remember her’

Cancer diagnosis: ‘She wants her daughter to remember her’

A YOUNG Brisbane mother given months to live is fighting to get into a trial so that she can be alive long enough for her daughter to remember her.

How to help your child become a teen

How to help your child become a teen

HOW budget renovating queen Cherie Barber drew on some simple, savvy ideas to update a girl’s bedroom from tween to teen.

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