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Dad draws on kid's lunchbags

2014-07-25 16:19

Kid gets amazing drawings on his lunchbag every day.

When do anxious kids need therapy?

2014-07-16 21:00

Whether triggered by real events or fantasies, fears can sometimes become overwhelming for children. Experts advise when to seek help.

How to survive travelling with a child

2014-07-07 10:00

Travelling with a young child can be a nightmare. One mom shares her survival tips.

New advice on allergic foods for babies

2014-06-30 10:31

Doctors advise not to delay the introduction of eggs and other highly allergic foods to babies.

Becoming a work-at-home parent

2014-06-10 13:00

Taking the huge step to becoming self sufficient is a scary one. Here are some tips.

Gardening with kids

2014-06-05 11:00

Growing food has become a wonderful way to commune with nature – and my kids.

Migraines and the suicide risk

2014-05-30 09:00

There could be more to your teenager's headache than you think. Watch out for these potential risks.

Bring back the smack?

2014-05-24 11:00

Should corporal punishment be legal in South Africa?

Is mum a call girl?

2014-05-18 15:00

Can a prostitute be a good mother? Sipho questions his own assumptions.

Baby Boomer moms support grown kids?

2014-05-15 13:00

Baby Boom-generation mothers support their adult children financially and when they encounter problems.

Vaccine combo or not?

2014-05-07 15:00

The jury is out on whether or not the infant vaccine combo is beneficial.

MD caregiver? Here's how to prevent burnout

2014-05-06 11:37

Caregiving is challenging work that affects the entire family’s lifestyle. It's not unusual to feel overwhelmed at least some of the time.

Do children owe their parents?

2014-05-03 09:00

Do we parent our children with an attitude of 'I'll raise you now, you pay me later?'

Teen therapist

2014-04-26 11:00

How much of a parent’s troubles should a teen have to hear?

‘I’m over working mom guilt’

2014-04-24 15:00

‘I’m doing my best for him and that’s good enough.’ This working mom has shaken off the guilt and it feels good.

Whose dreams are they?

2014-04-22 09:00

Am I putting undue pressure on my child by wanting more for him than I had?

The World's Toughest Job

2014-04-17 10:36

No one in their right mind would apply for this job. Right?

Do moms need lipstick?

2014-04-14 09:00

What really matters changes when your kids are born.

When do anxious kids need therapy?

2014-03-18 10:02

Whether triggered by real events or fantasies, fears can sometimes become overwhelming for children. Experts advise when to seek help.

When your child’s friend is too religious

2014-02-20 14:12

Being friends with children of different religions will teach your kids about tolerance.

Baby-led weaning

2014-02-19 15:24

No more mush, no more spoons, this latest trend has your 6-month-old feeding himself.

‘Not in front of the kids’

2014-02-02 15:00

Public displays of affection can be embarrassing for children, but it’s good for them to know their parents love each other, says Masanda Peter.

5 weird facts about teens

2014-01-31 11:00

They get sleepy when away from their cellphones? They can outgrow their brains? It's true.

What is autism?

2014-01-19 11:00

Autism is a complex, often misunderstood condition. Here are the basics and where to find out more.

 

Dad draws on kid's lunch bags

2014-07-21 12:29

Kid gets amazing drawings on his lunch bag every day.

How to survive travelling with a child

2014-07-07 11:52

Travelling with a young child can be a nightmare. One mom shares her survival tips.

Baby-led weaning

2014-07-06 21:00

No more mush, no more spoons, this latest trend has your 6-month-old feeding himself.

Can role play help a sick child?

2014-06-13 15:00

How a dad’s creativity has helped his chronically ill daughter.

Teens are expensive to raise

2014-06-06 09:00

Who knew that raising a teen could cost more than a million rand?

Remembering Granny

2014-06-04 13:00

Even though her mom has passed away, Cath Jenkin hopes that her daughter will never forget.

Welcoming a new sibling?

2014-05-25 15:00

Is your only child about to become an older sibling? Here are some tips to make it easier.

"I'll pay you to marry my lesbian daughter"

2014-05-20 09:00

Father offers bounty of more than HK$500 million to find husband for gay daughter.

Coping with your new baby

2014-05-16 10:29

We take a look at weight gain, neonatal jaundice, your baby's first stool, visitors and much more.

'We need self-esteem not sex!'

2014-05-10 11:00

Despite what people may think it seems that young people crave boosts to their self-esteem more than sex and money.

MD caregiver? When to get expert help

2014-05-06 11:37

Depending on the severity and type of MD, you may need to make use of various professionals’ expertise.

Muscular dystrophy and speech therapy

2014-05-06 11:36

In the later stages of muscular dystrophy, weak muscles can make speaking more difficult. Find out how speech therapy can help.

‘I love you’

2014-05-01 13:00

Why is saying these three words so difficult for many parents?

Dementia: how to stay socially active

2014-04-24 15:40

Taking care of someone with Alzheimer's disease? Start by trying to set a social routine in place.

The asthmatic child and school

2014-04-24 11:14

Does your child have asthma? The good news is that most schools are used to handling children with this fairly common condition.

Chasing dads for maintenance

2014-04-17 11:00

Why should the government have to get involved to get parents to pay their papgeld?

The World's Toughest Job

2014-04-15 10:38

No one in their right mind would apply for this job. Right?

How to survive flying with a toddler

2014-04-04 09:55

Travelling with a toddler can be a nightmare. One mom shares her survival tips.

The wonderful world of solids

2014-03-10 12:01

Starting solids can be a confusing stage. Here are some tips to help you on your baby's journey.

A solid start

2014-02-20 13:12

When and how to start your baby on solid foods.

Can role play help a sick child?

2014-02-07 12:13

How a dad’s creativity has helped his chronically ill daughter.

Gardening with kids

2014-02-01 11:00

Growing food has become a wonderful way to commune with nature – and my kids.

Bring back the smack?

2014-01-29 09:00

Should corporal punishment be legal in South Africa?

 
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