Parenting

Mon 17 Sep 2018

'Why I'm giving my son Islamic scripture classes'

'Why I'm giving my son Islamic scripture classes'

DANIELLE is not religious, but every Tuesday, her son sits down to learn about Islam. Here's why.

Wife leaves marriage after cruel nickname exposed

Wife leaves marriage after cruel nickname exposed

A WOMAN has revealed why she walked away from her husband, after finding out he had a nickname for her in group text messages.

Sun 16 Sep 2018

How young is too young to be home alone?

How young is too young to be home alone?

WITH school holidays looming once again, it’s the big question for many families: When are kids old enough to stay home alone? Our new parent panel weighs in.

Top tips for keeping active these school holidays

Top tips for keeping active these school holidays

AS a parent, working out is hard at the best of times. We’ve got some expert tips to help you get out and active with your kids these school holidays.

The viral triplet bump photos you need to see to believe

The viral triplet bump photos you need to see to believe

A NORWEGIAN mum has wowed the internet by sharing a series of triplet bump selfies to Instagram.

'Why I'm planning on giving birth live on Instagram'

'Why I'm planning on giving birth live on Instagram'

THIS mum from Victoria has found a very surprising way to overcome her severe anxiety.

Boy almost dies after recreating YouTube stunt

Boy almost dies after recreating YouTube stunt

AN 11-year-old boy was lucky not to suffer a stroke after he was coaxed to recreate a YouTube stunt called the ‘Roundabout of Death’. GRAPHIC CONTENT

IVF blogger dies giving birth

IVF blogger dies giving birth

HER pregnancy journey inspired thousands of people but just as Vanessa Arango was about to have her IVF baby, she tragically died.

Sat 15 Sep 2018

'I found out I had a deadly melanoma at 38 weeks pregnant'

'I found out I had a deadly melanoma at 38 weeks pregnant'

CLAIR Helmrich noticed a spot on her left cheek that looked innocent enough, but then it slowly began to grow and change shape.

Mum dies at home after giving birth in Queensland hospital

Mum dies at home after giving birth in Queensland hospital

A QUEENSLAND public hospital is investigating the death of a woman who died just days after being sent home.

Cancer diagnosis: ‘She wants her daughter to remember her’

Cancer diagnosis: ‘She wants her daughter to remember her’

A YOUNG Brisbane mother given months to live is fighting to get into a trial so that she can be alive long enough for her daughter to remember her.

How to help your child become a teen

How to help your child become a teen

HOW budget renovating queen Cherie Barber drew on some simple, savvy ideas to update a girl’s bedroom from tween to teen.

What 12yo understands that adults don’t

What 12yo understands that adults don’t

ARLIAN Ecker thinks Australians are from another planet because of this “dirty and destructive” thing they’re doing.

Fri 14 Sep 2018

Barefoot Investor’s dire warning for parents

Barefoot Investor’s dire warning for parents

YOUR kid is “not prepared”, the Barefoot Investor warns. Here’s the one piece of advice parents with young kids need to know.

Parents learn from their child every day

Parents learn from their child every day

Parents said raising a child with special needs is both difficult and extremely rewarding for the family.

Newborn bub makes 5 generations for family

Newborn bub makes 5 generations for family

THE addition of baby Astrid was exciting for Bundaberg's newest great-great-grandmother Joy Payne and family as the new member became generation number five.

The strawberry sabotage saga continues

The strawberry sabotage saga continues

ANOTHER case of needles in strawberries has allegedly been found yesterday in two punnets bought in New South Wales.

Thu 13 Sep 2018

Mum shocked at stranger’s ‘nasty’ message

Mum shocked at stranger’s ‘nasty’ message

She says she “worked hard” to get her figure back following the birth of her daughter.

R U OK? Struggling with mental health

R U OK? Struggling with mental health

BETWEEN the musings about high school and boys I had crushes on, I couldn’t help but notice how many times I wrote “I hate myself” in my childhood diaries.

Wed 12 Sep 2018

Pregnant woman’s bus burn goes viral

Pregnant woman’s bus burn goes viral

WHEN a guy wouldn’t move his bag so she could sit down, this pregnant Aussie had the perfect response. And it’s gone viral.

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