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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.

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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.

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.

Babycare

Would you leave your baby alone in a hotel room?

This latest incident has parents divided once again.

Easter fun

Easter deals you don't want to miss!

SPONSORED: Shoprite has got you covered this Easter with some fantastic deals.

Development

New app gives parents remote control of their kids devices

Google's new Family Link app allows parents a high level of access and control to their children's cellphones.

Easter fun

5 recipes for chocolate lovers

Try out these easy and fun chocolate recipes with your toddler.

Parenting

You can be a happy divorced family

These parents show us that divorce doesn't have to be an ugly thing.

Top Stories

The ten-year-old author rewriting South Africa’s future

With a love for reading and writing, ten-year-old author Stacey Fru wants South Africa to become the literary capital of the world.

Fun

How unusual: four SA sisters are pregnant at the same time!

What are the chances of all four sisters being pregnant at the same time and welcoming a new addition to each of their families within months of each other?
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