The problem with parents and drinking

4 April, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

Many parents-to-be stop drinking when they start expecting, but new research shows the abstinence doesn’t last long. So why the booze backflip once baby is born?

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Your summer school holiday survival guide

19 December, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

It is possible to make it through the next six weeks with your kids – without losing your sanity.

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How to serve food your kids will actually eat

12 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

 Presentation may be the key to pleasing even the fussiest eater in your household.

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How (and when) to talk to kids about sex

19 September, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Kids need to learn about the birds and the bees, no matter how awkward parents find it. Here’s our age-by-age guide to navigating ‘the talk’.

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How to teach kids about gender equality

5 September, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Teaching children about gender equality begins early in life. What can parents say and do to help kids understand?

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Why kids should play more than one sport

17 July, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Forcing children to commit to one sport at a young age won’t benefit them in the long run – so let them experiment, writes Erin Phillips.

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4 ways to help kids resist peer pressure

29 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Even the most non-conformist kids are not immune to peer pressure. Here’s how parents can help children handle it, before it becomes an issue.

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How to tell if your child is being bullied (or is a bully)

22 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

It can be incredibly hard to know when a child is a victim of bullying – or a perpetrator. So what are the signs to look out for?

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