Kids Life

Bully proofing your child

We all desire to see our kids happy and content. As parents, we certainly hope to protect our kids from harm and...

Skills needed for successful school years

During the first years of life, babies and young children acquire the skills that are necessary for healthy growth and development, setting...

Raising Confident, Happy Children

As parents, how can we equip our children to succeed?  How can we help to give them all that they need to...

Lonely kids and the Internet

Learning about safe use of the Internet is as essential as learning how to use the Internet. Across...

Ten ways to bond with your child

Bonding with your child is one of the most important aspects of parenting. Forming an emotional attachment and connection...

Encouraging independence in your children

Every parent wants to be protective of their children, but, how protective is too protective? Could you actually be smothering your child?

Kids will be kids: so why not let them?

It's been quoted that 'childhood is a short season'. Yet despite the short season, many children today are being...

What’s happening to our boys?

In a sequel to What's Happening to our Girls?, author Maggie Hamilton has written about the world of boys. What's Happening...

Ten FAQs on parenting … and the answers

In the course of her work, consulting psychologist Dr Jennifer Smith talks with many parents on all aspects of child development and...

Recent Stories

Big W Photo Competition For Cutest Babies

The Big W Photo Competition is back this year with the opportunity for you to win prizes up to $6000 for families...

Best Bouncy Castle Hire in Perth

Finding a bouncy castle hire in Perth isn't difficult; in fact, there are more companies than we care to count. However, out...

Best Bouncy Castle Hire in Adelaide

We all need to hire a bouncy castle at some point, whether it is a kid’s birthday or just trying to keep...

Top Jobs for Teenagers

Becoming a teenager comes with a lot of changes in life, like wanting responsibility and not being financially dependent on your parents....

How old do you have to be to work at Coles?

As one of the largest employers in Australia and a significant employer of school age teenagers, Coles is a common first time job for...