Survive the school holiday with these recipes up your sleeve

2019-03-04 10:30

Keep your kids happy and smiling with these delicious meals.

Here's why the December school holiday will be shorter this year

2018-09-25 10:23

You may have noticed the December school holidays will be starting a week later than last year's, and the schools are starting particularly early in January, which makes for a shorter end-of-year break for the kids. Parent24 spoke to the Western Cape Education Department and here's why.

'Keep the kids safe' - Prepare for those long drives and long trips ahead

2018-06-20 09:00

'Keeping the kids safe and entertained is an important part of the trip,' says Dewald Ranft, Chairman of the Motor Industry Workshop Association (MIWA)

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.

4 reasons why schoolwork should take a vacation along with the family this October

2017-09-21 16:13

Here’s why it’s important NOT to do any schoolwork this holiday, from someone who works with kids every day, educator Cindy Glass.

Master Chef style cook-off fun for the kids

2017-07-19 11:17

From 18-24 July, the V & A Waterfront will be hosting the free Play-Doh Kitchen Creations Junior Chef Event.

The bumper family holiday events guide

2017-06-14 16:27

UPDATED: The July school holiday is in full swing. Check out our list of fun events to keep the kids occupied.

AA: 'Road safety is literally in your hands'

2016-07-13 07:48

'We wish to remind all motorists that their, their passengers lives and the lives of other road users, are literally in their hands,' says the Automobile Association.

Holiday events not to be missed

2015-11-27 11:44

Fun, new things to do for the school holidays.

A jarring experience

2014-07-21 13:40

A jarring experience


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

2018-10-02 10:00

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

School holiday run: 7 road trip items you can't afford to forget

2018-06-21 07:20

The June school holidays have arrived and it is time to plan your next road trip. Here are seven items you can't afford to forget.

Teacher unions question decision to cut school December holidays

2018-04-24 16:15

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has shortened the December holidays for this year, as it begins a process of reassessing the school calendar.

Events and fun stuff for families this school holiday

2017-09-28 14:59

Wondering how to kick off the school holiday and make it the best ever for the kids? Check out our list of upcoming events and always entertaining activities to keep the kids and the rest of the family happy this holiday.

Meet Gru and Mel at Cresta Shopping Centre

2017-07-20 15:44

Treat the kids to the Despicable Me holiday programme hosted by Cresta Shopping Centre from 18-23 July.

The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers Circus is in Town!

2017-06-30 12:11

This animal-free travelling circus promises to mesmerize audiences of all ages with slapstick comedy, acrobatics, and contortion.

Taking on the April holidays? These 3 tips can probably save your life

2017-03-31 08:47

Avoid being a road accident statistic by following these simple checks. It might just come in handy...

The cure for toddler boredom

2016-07-11 12:35

SPONSORED: When it's too cold to play outside and the kids are climbing the walls, here are some ideas to keep them busy.

"Grandpa worked all his life for his retardment"

2015-11-27 10:20

A child's story about school holidays with Granny and Grandpa.

Holiday kids break the law for kicks

2013-11-22 11:08

9 tips to keep your bored school holiday kid from breaking the law for kicks.

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