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How Old Do You Have to Be To Get A Tattoo?

It is one of the most popular questions often asked by teens and their often concerned parents. It was also one of...

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Seven positives for stressed parents

We can't give what we don't have. This translates to 'when we don't take care of ourselves we are actually doing a...

Opinion: Is it OK to teach a child how to use a firearm (safely)?

What is a no doubt contentious issue – we’ve had a letter in from a reader asking for our opinion on whether...

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If you're parenting alone you have to take a more creative approach and make an extra effort to solve the many challenges...

Non residential single parenting: practical parenting strategies

In my article Single Parenting: coping as a non-resident parent, we discussed coping from the perspective of the emotional, physical and personal challenges...

Seven positives for stressed parents

We can't give what we don't have. This translates to 'when we don't take care of ourselves we are actually doing a...

Separation Anxiety And Childcare

Some children get very upset when they are dropped off at their child care centre or the home of their family day...

Why Choose An Au Pair?

Au pairs can sometimes prove a wonderful choice in child care, giving your children an insight into another culture as well as...

Out Of School Hours Care – When And How?

If you're working, you are likely to need childcare even when your children are of school age, to cope with the school...

What Is Long Day Care?

Before deciding whether centre-based long day care is the right choice for you and your child, you need to consider what it...

What Is Occasional Care?

You may enjoy a regular game of tennis, work casually or want to catch up with a childless friend. Whatever the reason,...

How Family Day Care Works

Family day care is a popular choice because it offers supervised care of small groups in a home environment.

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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...

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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...

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

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

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

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

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

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