What are the "wonder weeks"?

Frans Plooij's book has taken the parenting world by storm. We take a deeper look.


Funny video: the babies of today, hey

So many parents say they don't want their kids' lives to be consumed by technology, but this hilarious video shows parents may not have a say.


Breastfeeding could save the lives of thousands of infants affected by drought

South Africa is currently suffering one of the worst droughts in recorded history. This poses a major health risk to thousands of infants in drought ridden areas, which can be mitigated by simply supporting and encouraging breastfeeding mothers.

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Fun ways to get your child to play with others

Teach your little ones how to socialise with others.


When your child needs your help to fall asleep

Putting your child to bed is not as easy as TV makes it seem. Many babies, toddlers and preschoolers have trouble falling asleep without mom or dad. Elizabeth Pantley discusses why this happens


3 things that celebrate amazing dads

SPONSORED: Whether they're celeb dads on Instagram or cute YouTube daddies, we celebrate dads with love and a smile.


10 baby hacks to help you through that crazy first year

Being a first time parent can be a daunting experience. Here are some great hacks from veteran parents to help you through that first year.


How much sleep should your kids be getting?

Don't lose sleep over new guidelines on how much shut-eye your kids should be getting.


Our 100 day NICU journey

While on holiday, this mother experienced the unexpected - the premature birth of her son. She gives her perspective of great highs and lows of the journey.

Development & Behaviour

How to play with your baby

Babies are eager to learn and make new discoveries.


How to get your baby into a sleep routine

Here's how to get your little one into a much needed routine.


Breastfeeding raises IQ and gives children better chances at life

As we celebrate International Children's Day on 1 June , the South African Breastmilk Reserve (SABR) urges everyone to invest in the next generation, by encouraging and supporting breastfeeding mothers.


Making the move from cot to bed

We show you how to make the transition from cot to bed a smooth one


Dear new mom

Some encouraging words for this new chapter in your life from a veteran mom.

Development & Behaviour

Coping with baby number two

Some tips to help you cope with a new baby and a toddler.


Sleep and your newborn

Understand your baby’s sleep patterns.


Moms and Tots parking: when to stop?

We asked our Facebook users what they thought and here's what they had to say.

Development & Behaviour

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.


Watch: Newborn girl comforts twin brother

This video is an overload of cuteness wrapped up in one.
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Be the example

Here is your opportunity to set your child on a healthy eating habit trajectory for the rest of his life. Be cognisant of the amount of milk they’re drinking. As the solid foods become more the milk intake should be less.

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