Parenting

Sat 6 Jul 2019

Stranger demands man give his donut to her son

Stranger demands man give his donut to her son

“I will ask politely one more time, can my son have that donut?'”

'My neighbour is after my breast milk'

'My neighbour is after my breast milk'

"When I didn’t give in, she started texting me pictures of her crying daughter with captions like 'Faye is so sad that her bottle has yucky formula!"

Thu 4 Jul 2019

Aussie mum’s $750 fine for wooden spoon smack

Aussie mum’s $750 fine for wooden spoon smack

A Perth mum, who smacked her daughter with a wooden spoon for disobeying her, admits she did it out of “frustration”.

New SUV crowned safest car for kids

New SUV crowned safest car for kids

INDEPENDENT testing of the new SUV show that it's the safest car for your loved ones, but there is a big catch for Aussie buyers.

Tue 2 Jul 2019

Mum stunned by note from stranger

Mum stunned by note from stranger

A MUM who put her autistic son on a flight on his own to visit his dad has received a heartfelt note from the stranger who sat next to him.

POOR FORM: Angry parents banned from sports day

POOR FORM: Angry parents banned from sports day

PARENTS have been locked out of attending their kids’ athletics carnival after a primary school took a hard line response to bad behaviour.

Fri 28 Jun 2019

Mum warns: Snack nearly killed my 3yo

Mum warns: Snack nearly killed my 3yo

A Brisbane mum has warned others to “trust your gut” after her daughter nearly died after eating a snack most parents would dish up.

Mum’s horror at hidden deadly baby virus

Mum’s horror at hidden deadly baby virus

It’s the top viral cause of serious disabilities in newborns, but like most people, Brittney Huston had never heard of it — until it was too late.

Thu 27 Jun 2019

Girl’s flesh-eating horror on family trip

Girl’s flesh-eating horror on family trip

HOURS after visiting the beach on day one of the family holiday, young Kylei felt pain in her legs. Then, her mum said, everything went downhill.

William: ‘Absolutely fine’ if my kids are gay

William: ‘Absolutely fine’ if my kids are gay

Prince William says he’d fully support his kids if they came out as gay or lesbian — but he’d be worried about how they’d cope with the pressure.

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Kids’ surgical procedure could soon be outlawed

Kids’ surgical procedure could soon be outlawed

One Australian state may become the first to criminalise sex-assignment surgery without the consent of a child who is born intersex.

Man’s brutally honest list goes viral

Man’s brutally honest list goes viral

A man shared a touching list of 38 life lessons he’s learnt to mark his 38th birthday — with his strikingly relatable words quickly going viral.

Dad’s ‘sick’ parenting method slammed

Dad’s ‘sick’ parenting method slammed

A video of a dad using extreme measures to force his young son to eat has been labelled “disturbing” in a viral trend that’s angering many.

Tue 25 Jun 2019

Susan Boyle’s surprise baby plan at 58

Susan Boyle’s surprise baby plan at 58

The I Dreamed A Dream singer is 58 years old — but she says she won’t let age get in the way of her plan to start a family.

Parents should teach their kids money management

Parents should teach their kids money management

One of the most important things a parent can do is to teach a child how to manage money.

Sun 23 Jun 2019

Mum blogger: ‘I lie awake in bed crying’

Mum blogger: ‘I lie awake in bed crying’

In an honest Facebook post, mummy blogger Constance Hall has opened up about her financial struggles.

Check out this fast wagon... it's family firepower

Check out this fast wagon... it's family firepower

There is no need to park driving aspirations after the kids arrive with the Skoda Octavia RS245.

Sat 22 Jun 2019

Jacinda’s relatable parenting post

Jacinda’s relatable parenting post

Jacinda Ardern shared a hugely relatable Instagram post ahead of her daughter’s first birthday, with other parents recognising her situation only too well.

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Kayla Itsines slammed for ‘comeback’ photo

Kayla Itsines slammed for ‘comeback’ photo

Fitness guru Kayla Itsines has shared her post-baby body with fans, and while some think it’s inspiring others have been far more critical.

Wed 19 Jun 2019

Couple’s gender reveal backfires horribly

Couple’s gender reveal backfires horribly

A couple organised a party to reveal the gender of their unborn baby to friends and family, but their colourful stunt didn’t exactly go to plan.

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