Development & Behaviour

Why little ones shouldn't sit all day

What is "physical activity" in early childhood, and why is it really that important?

Development & Behaviour

Luna is John Legend in miniature

Check out the latest picture of Luna where she is basically the baby version of her dad.

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Is it a growth spurt?

Yesterday that babygro fitted, today it doesn’t. What’s happening?

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Baby's first steps and 8 other milestones

There's nothing quite like watching your baby grow and learn.

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Fun ways to get your child to play with others

Teach your little ones how to socialise with others.

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How to play with your baby

Babies are eager to learn and make new discoveries.

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5 activities for toddler development

Keeping a toddler entertained can be a a daunting task. Here are some ways to keep busy hands out of trouble.

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Toys to help your baby's development

Tiny love stimulates the 7 elements of your baby’s development.

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This is what bedtime really is like

Getting your kids to bed in the evening isn't always a walk in the park, as demonstrated by this dad and daughter duo.

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Biting blues

Sinking his teeth into another tot's fleshy arm doesn't mean you have a vampire son. It's normal toddler behaviour. 

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Bouncy babies are happy babies

What every parent needs: somewhere comfy and safe for baby to sit while you brush your teeth!

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Mom and dad, stop with the baby talk!

While it's too cute for words, research suggests it's time to stop the pint-sized pronunciations.

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The 4 things your baby loves

Captivate your baby for her development.

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How to deal with separation anxiety

Some tips for when you need to leave your little one behind.

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How to use a growth chart

All you want to know about growth charts and how to use them.

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Print it: WHO growth charts for boys and girls

Here are the World Health Organisation growth charts for boys and girls up to 5 years.


Toys age-by-age

Ideas of safe, appropriate toys for every age group from our safety expert.

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Why I let my son play with dolls

It's an outdated notion that boys shouldn't play with dolls. Why do the older generation have such a problem letting this idea go?

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The ABCs of Xhosa names

26 beautiful Xhosa names to choose from for your bundle of joy.

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25 secrets of babyhood

Here are 25 practical ways to increase baby's confidence, boost her happiness and ensure she achieves her full potential.

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3 movement games for babies

Here's some fun ways to get your baby moving.

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Take the trauma out of tummy time

As much of a fuss as baby may put up against it, this is a worthwhile activity.

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Does you husband follow instructions?

Wife leaves list of duties while she's away. Her husband edits it and it's hilarious.
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Balance routine and creativity

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