‘Nothing wrong’ with boy a year after freak lawnmower accident

2018-03-22 14:43

“He’s just like a normal little boy. There’s nothing wrong with him at all.”

11 Great child-friendly restaurants in Joburg

2018-02-02 15:00

Where to eat with the kids? Check out our recommendations, and you’ll never be stuck for a venue again.

Eight tips for managing your child’s allowance

2018-01-23 15:33

Deciding when, where and how to give your child pocket money can be tricky. Here are some tips to make sure you come up with a fair system that also teaches your child how to manage money.

Children on our roads: Driving tips during SA school holidays

2017-12-05 08:46

As schools close around South Africa this week, motorists can expect to see more children sharing our roads.

Kids’ teeth – 6 to 13 years

2017-11-02 11:55

From about 6 years of age, your child’s adult teeth start to appear. Dr Simon Reeves offers advice on how to handle your children’s dental hygiene as they become more independent.

Here's how millennials feel about motherhood

2017-10-25 15:54

As part of our She Says survey we asked about 16 000 local women across all ages and provinces to tell us about their lives. These are their thoughts on having kids.

How to help little ones conquer night-time fears

2017-10-03 16:26

Children with a sensitive temperament are likely to become more anxious.

Should young children own cellphones?

2017-09-19 13:09

Could your child's cellphone make them more vulnerable to cyberbullying? The experts weigh in.

SA children at risk: Overloading cars, bakkies and the law

2017-09-04 08:19

Current laws do not adequately address the dangers of overloading vehicles, writes Wheel Well's Peggie Mars, an organisation promoting road safety for children.

Why ETFs are fantastic gifts for kids

2017-08-31 10:07

For the next special occasion, consider giving your young relatives exchange-traded funds – a truly useful gift the children will thank you for once they reap the rewards.


Teletubbies’ Tinky Winky actor freezes to death

2018-01-24 13:11

What a tragic end to one of TV’s best-loved kiddie characters!

Curious Kids: Why children always fall asleep in cars?

2018-01-19 11:01

Have you ever wondered why your children fall asleep in the car so easily? Curious Kids writer Sarah Blunden tries to explain this phenomenon to a 7-year old.

Friends & Friction: Confidence is the best asset we can give our kids

2017-11-19 06:07

In business, as in sport, there are many young people who promise the world on their debuts, only to disappear like mist. They aren’t entirely forgettable, writes Muzi Kuzwayo.

Kids’ teeth – from six months to six years

2017-11-01 12:28

Children generally start teething at six months, which is when they should start seeing a dentist. Dr Simon Reeves shares some helpful advice on teaching your young children about oral hygiene.

'My granddaughter is a spoilt brat': a frustrated grandma's week-long nightmare

2017-10-06 18:03

This grandmother loves her granddaughter. But after the three-year-old stayed with her for a week, she's not sure she likes the little girl very much.

Truck blind spots: Protecting learners on SA's roads

2017-09-22 08:07

A new safe scholar program is aimed at increasing awareness among young learners about the dangers of trucks on our roads.

Does my child have asthma?

2017-09-14 14:35

Diagnosing asthma in young children can be challenging as they are unable to tell you what is wrong.

How to child-proof your marriage

2017-08-31 16:36

Marriage requires a serious amount of work, communication and time.

The 10 things I miss about life before kids

2017-08-03 17:00

Can you relate these things? It's okay to admit it...

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