ARTICLES RELATING TO FAMILY

Tribute to my Grandmother: R.I.P Emma

2014-08-22 13:30

My grandmother was the matriarch of our family and she was a rock, an inspiration and a teacher.

Having family in jail may affect kids' health

2014-08-07 11:18

According to a new study, children with jailed family members are more likely to have poor health later in life.

People pick friends with similar genes

2014-07-15 14:27

New findings have made it clear that people have more DNA in common with those who are selected as friends than with strangers in the same population.

Nanny envy: It’s a thing

2014-07-11 13:02

It can be hard to balance work and mothering, but what happens when you become envious of the very people you hire to help make it easier?

Celebrating Father's Day

2014-06-11 12:59

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What to expect from a good antenatal class

2014-05-28 13:37

Antenatal classes provide support and information about your pregnancy and labour. How do you go about choosing the right class?

Call yourself a man?

2014-05-20 11:15

So you’ve got body hair and a driver’s licence. Does that make you a man or just a grown boy?

Why family is the F word in my life

2014-05-14 11:29

Family can move between being close-knit or falling apart at the seams.

Who’s supporting teen dads?

2014-05-13 15:00

Scared, shocked and embarrassed: these boys need a little TLC to fill their role as fathers-to-be.

10 things to do when you're down

2014-05-07 15:24

There are those days when you feel really down, but there are ways to make yourself feel better again.

5 warning signs about her

2014-05-07 15:23

Call us politically incorrect, but just as there are some types of guy you wouldn't want your sister dating, there are some types of woman you should steer clear of.

Vasectomy: what to expect

2014-05-07 15:23

Considering a vasectomy? Get the lowdown on what is, essentially, a form of permanent birth control for men.

Time to look for another job?

2014-05-07 15:23

Is your company in trouble or has your job description changed too fast? You could be out of a job soon. Learn to read the signs.

Redefining our family

2014-05-06 11:00

As a single parent, it’s a huge choice to add another person to your life. Have you tried it?

Top 10 hamburgers

2014-04-24 16:00

Fill your belly with these banging burgers.

Chicken cottage pie

2014-04-10 00:00

An even more nutritious meal with sweet potato.

8 simple rules for keeping kids safe around dogs

2014-03-19 16:40

Teach your children these simple tricks for staying safe around dogs.

Best cat breeds for kids

2014-03-19 10:46

8 cat breeds you should consider adopting if you have children.

8 reasons your child needs a pet immediately

2014-02-25 16:19

Who else is going to lick your kid's face clean or snuggle them to sleep?

'My daughter converted!'

2014-01-20 15:00

What if your child rejected your religion and converted to another one?

Christmas with your in-laws

2013-12-14 05:00

Do you undertake to spend every second Christmas with your in-laws, regardless of what they're like and how they choose to celebrate Christmas?

Kids and money problems

2013-11-02 13:00

Should children be involved when there are family finance problems? Our readers give their views.

Eating at the table linked to lower BMI

2013-10-30 12:19

Eating at the table in the dining room or kitchen was linked to lower body mass index for both children and parents.

 

A woman making waves in the corporate world

2014-08-19 10:58

We continue to celebrate women who make great strides and contributions to the working world. This is our lady of the moment:

Tribute to my Grandmother: R.I.P Emma

2014-08-11 12:16

My grandmother was the matriarch of our family and she was a rock, an inspiration and a teacher.

Kids lose more weight when parents join in

2014-07-31 12:19

Tackling weight loss in children works best when parents join them in a supervised behavioural modification programme.

I can’t be your child’s godparent

2014-07-14 09:17

Being asked to become a godparent is a great honour, but it's also a massive responsibility.

Dear sister, I’m sorry I can’t be your child’s godparent

2014-07-11 11:52

Being asked to become a godparent is a great honour, but it's also a massive responsibility.

When you should consider having a baby

2014-06-05 15:55

It's a question that all couples will eventually confront. But when is the right time to actually have a baby?

Living with Granny

2014-05-23 13:00

Three generations in one house – such sweet chaos!

Why family is the F word in my life

2014-05-15 14:30

Family can move between being close-knit or falling apart at the seams.

Redefining our family

2014-05-14 09:00

As a single parent, it’s a huge choice to add another person to your life. Have you tried it?

Common fertility questions

2014-05-07 15:26

Got a question about fertility? South African Fertility Life Coach Janet Chadwick answers 5 of the most common questions.

Could you have adult ADHD?

2014-05-07 15:24

Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is one of the most misdiagnosed disorders. Could adult ADHD be at the root of your problems?

Facing a male midlife crisis

2014-05-07 15:23

The 40s and 50s can be different for different people. These years can be calm, pleasant and rewarding for some, but also a time of upheaval and confusion for others.

Good reasons to quit your job

2014-05-07 15:23

Sometimes we all feel like quitting our jobs, but wonder if it's the right decision. Here are some good reasons to quit without feeling guilty.

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ADHD can strain families

2014-05-06 15:14

Here's why ADHD can tear families apart.

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Planning number two

2014-04-30 13:00

Getting broody for a second? Here’s some food for thought.

Planning number two

2014-04-15 15:00

Getting broody for a second? Here’s some food for thought.

10 things never to say anyone

2014-04-04 12:57

There are things in life you shouldn't ever say to anyone, not unless you want to spend the rest of your life miserable and on your own, that is.

Best cat breeds for kids

2014-03-19 14:57

8 cat breeds you should consider adopting if you have children.

10 useless baby products you shouldn't buy

2014-03-07 14:15

You may think you need these baby goods but most of them are completely useless.

If I had one wish

2014-01-23 09:00

What's the one thing you would wish for your kids?

Parents no happier than childless couples

2014-01-16 05:00

A study suggests that middle-aged parents in the US living with younger children are no more satisfied or happy than childless people.

Awesome kids in South African commercials

2013-12-03 15:00

From tear jerkers to side splitters, these South African ads featuring kids are great!

Who wears the financial pants?

2013-11-18 17:16

Sisters are doing it for themselves, and their families.

Child sexual abuse via internet on rise

2013-10-30 16:30

Sexual harassment via the internet is on the increase with teens between 15 and 17 years old most commonly targeted.

Jack Russell bites off toddler's ear

2013-10-22 10:35

A toddler has lost her right ear after being viciously attacked by the family dog.

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