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The first signs of pregnancy

Not sure if you're pregnant? Perhaps you've experienced these first signs of pregnancy.

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5 things to do to keep your child germ-free

Whether you are parenting a toddler or teenager, a few useful lifestyle tips can do a lot in keeping your child happy and healthy.

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Stop obsessing over talent – everyone can sing

Have you or your child ever been told you can't sing? That's nonsense, says research.

Parenting

The other Spur play area incident

Another playground incident at Spur was highlighted on a social media post two days ago. You really want to see this.

Parenting

How you manage your kids' playground scuffles

After seeing what took place at a local restaurant recently, we asked you how you would have handled the situation had you been in that mom or dad's shoes. This is what you had to say...

Easter fun

Keep your kids entertained this Easter holiday

If you're looking for things to keep the kids busy this Easter holidays, we've got you covered.

Parenting

"My kids' daddy and my husband is my first love"

We asked who comes first: your kids or your spouse? It seems our readers were quite divided on this topic. Here's what they had to say.

Parenting

Self-care as a mother is important

While people are debating whether your spouse or children come first, but here's a wild idea: put yourself first!

Fun

Our readers respond: multiple pregnancies in one family

It seems so many more our readers have had babies with a few of their family members. These are their experiences.

Parenting

Playground fights: where do you stand?

How do you handle playground incidents? What kind of parent are you? And what do you teach your kids about conflict resolution? Estrelita Moses lays it out.

Easter fun

Dear AirBnB host... what "child-friendly" means to us

Are you thinking of renting out your home to complete strangers – ones who may even have small kids? (Gasp.) Read here.

Babycare

Readers react to parents who left sleeping baby in a hotel room

Parent24 readers have their say about whether or not they would leave their babies in a hotel room unsupervised.

Parenting

Your spouse should come before your kids

A lot of parents are taking offence to the suggestion that they should be putting their children second.

Babycare

7 Valuable things no one tells you as a new mom

There are some things that only a new mom can tell you. Here are a few things you need to know.
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How much pocket money do you give your kids per week?

24 % - None
 
39 % - R1-25
 
18 % - R26-50
 
11 % - R51-100
 
6 % - R101-200
 
2 % - R200-500
 
1 % - R500+
 

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INFOGRAPHIC: How many germs your child encounters each day

Each day your child becomes exposed to a host of germs from the time they wake up, to the time that they spend at school, until they go to sleep at night.

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5 things to do to keep your child germ-free

Whether you are parenting a toddler or teenager, a few useful lifestyle tips can do a lot in keeping your child happy and healthy.

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