'What did our children eat?' - Mothers demand answers following toddlers' death

2019-06-12 19:49

Two mothers are demanding answers after their toddlers died last month, allegedly from food poisoning, while under the care of a childminder in Westdene, Johannesburg.

"I feel like I don't exist, she just cries for daddy!"

2018-05-31 10:33

A mother shares her frustration with her toddler daughter wanting daddy. All. The. Time.

When your toddler has a running tummy

2017-08-31 19:08

There are dangers that a child can face if the runny tummy is not treated.

Fun ways to get your child to play with others

2016-06-15 15:43

Teach your little ones how to socialise with others.

5 ways to help your toddler deal with fear

2015-10-13 15:31

As much as you should encourage your child's imagination, you also need to help her deal with her fears. Here's how.

Not all kids need to nap during the day

2015-03-09 13:53

It's possible that some children who resist sleeping during the day are getting all the rest they need at night.

Toddlers do masturbate!

2014-11-12 10:13

Don't worry, it's not unusual for a small child to masturbate- your kid isn't weird.

Sleep woes common among troubled kids

2014-10-30 12:26

Researchers link psychiatric issues to 'behavioural insomnias of childhood'.

DIY puffy paint in no time

2014-05-16 09:40

Get creative with colourful puff pastry, a two-in-one activity. 

Autism also affects kids' fine motor skills

2014-04-29 11:05

A study found that children with autism are nearly a year behind typical children in fine motor skills, such as holding a spoon or a small toy.


Preschooler suffocates after dad leaves her alone in car for nine hours

2019-04-11 11:29

A four-year-old girl from Yiyang in China suffocated in the backseat of her father’s car after he left her alone in the vehicle for nine hours.

Parents share hilarious pictures of themselves before and after having kids

2017-10-26 13:39

Becoming a parent can take its toll.

What to do in and around the Mother City

2016-11-04 12:01

The latest round-up of exciting and fun activities for the whole family!

Interesting reasons why these kids are sobbing

2016-06-07 10:55

These toddlers are upset for absolutely ludicrous reasons.

14 percent of two-year-olds in US drink coffee

2015-03-09 14:48

One in seven 2-year-olds and 2.5 percent of 1-year-olds in Boston, USA, drink coffee, according to a survey.

The art of 'gentle discipline'

2014-11-19 12:55

Columnist Shannon Richards shares how she disciplines her toddler- gently.

6 tips on potty training for boys

2014-11-10 13:43

Potty training can take some time, try out these tips to help speed up the process

Toddlers with hairpieces, cute or crazy?

2014-07-28 14:16

Playing dress-up with your kid is fine, but these hairpieces just seem over-the-top!

Are baby safety gates really that safe?

2014-05-06 14:31

When baby safety gates aren't used properly they may become hazards in the home.

Does your toddler have a girlfriend?

2014-04-10 12:07

These days even toddlers are developing a knowledge for 'romance'.

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