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.

Oreo bat pops

2017-10-27 09:12

WATCH: Preschooler doing the Dougie to the ABCs

2017-10-04 13:25

This preschooler broke out some serious moves at his annual school concert, and the video's been seen more than 9 million times.

WATCH: Kids can interact with their own drawings at the ultra-cool Future Park SA

2017-09-23 14:00

Kids can colour in their own art and then interact with it at this cool new experience, here’s everything you need to know.

When it comes to kids and social media, it's not all bad

2017-08-29 09:18

Social media can actually prove to be a useful tool for kids as it encourages learning and provides social avenues for participation in online public spheres.

Young stars of YouTube and Instagram

2017-08-11 09:13

From an oil-changing toddler to a preteen CEO, here's our list of stars taking over the world one Instagram follower at a time.

Jimmy Kimmel's next-level pancake art will convince even the pickiest eater

2017-07-14 13:23

Want to know the secret to making the almost-too-adorable-to-eat pancakes seen on the talk show host's Instagram? Read this!

25 Lunch ideas to keep kids' tummies happy during the holidays

2017-06-29 07:00

A mega compilation of mouth-watering lunch ideas to treat your child.

Paediatricians say: no fruit juice before age 1

2017-05-25 10:28

According to experts there's no evidence that fruit juice has any health benefits for infants.

Boy, 8, takes little sister for burgers in dad's van, learned to drive watching YouTube

2017-04-13 11:45

A craving for a McDonald burgers prompted an 8-year-old boy to take his 4-year-old sister for a ride in his dad's van. How did he learn to drive? Watching YouTube videos...


WATCH: Hospital staff form guard of honour for girl who finished 18 rounds of chemotherapy

2017-10-27 15:39

“When we were first told about the diagnoses she was really concerned about losing her hair."

Just because it's a cartoon doesn't mean it's for kids

2017-10-20 16:08

Do you remember being deeply disturbed as a kid after watching a supposedly suitable animated TV show or movie? Here's a few cartoons that might not be the right fit for young viewers.

Dad builds daughters an incredible two-storey playhouse

2017-09-27 13:40

The dad-of-two hadn’t planned on building such an extravagant den for his kids.

Where are they now? See what happened to these SA child stars!

2017-09-19 15:45

Most millennials grew up watching them every morning and afternoon after school.

Turning lemons into lemonade and literally making waves: 10 inspiring kids to make your day

2017-08-23 16:29

We've put together a list of 10 inspiring kids who have inspired us and we hope will inspire you too.

Cute kids of San Diego Comic-Con

2017-07-24 13:23

The kids really stole the show at this year's San Diego Comic-Con!

An app with over 10 000 listings for kids

2017-07-02 06:00

Holidays coming up? Don't know how to keeps the kids occupied? Child Friendly South Africa is a new app that has thousands of listings for activities, services, shopping, travel, events, and competitions - all for your kids.

How to communicate with your kids about nutrition

2017-06-26 00:01

SPONSORED: Teach your young children the value of good nutrition and a balanced diet while they’re still young, and it could keep them healthy for life.

Is that a flying Toyota Yaris? SA kids create awesome Dream Car Art

2017-05-11 08:09

Toyota SA has announced the winners of its Dream Car Art contest. Check out Sumayyah Yusuf Moosa's 'UniYaris', a flying magical car, and more great art by local children.

'Outdoorsy' kids may become environmentally-conscious adults

2017-04-11 09:55

Research shows that adults who grew up 'in nature' are more concerned about the planet.

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