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Travel

What documents you need when travelling to or from SA with a child

Travelling with kids across SA's borders? Here's everything you need to know about travel documents for minors.

Parenting

In favour of free-range parenting

Today's parents are often victim to the fear mongering on social media and tend to hover instead of letting their kids experience the world.

Partner Content

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.

Finance & Legal

Budget 2017: how you can stretch your rands

We're all feeling the grip. Here are some key takeaways from the Budget Speech to help you save more, use less fuel, and cook more cost-effectively.

Finance & Legal

6 ways your family can save money in SA

The cost of living is on the up and up. Here we share some great ways to cut back and save money so your family can breathe a bit more easy.

Finance & Legal

How much does it cost to raise a child in SA?

We look at the costs of raising a child in South Africa, and what you can do to help save up.

Babycare

How to ensure your baby's neck muscles are strong

Help your baby’s muscles get strong with these simple activities.

Trying to conceive

Ovulation calculator: when am I fertile?

Are you trying to get pregnant? Get out your calendar and try our ovulation calculator and tips.

Fun

Just a terrific boy, his single dad and 3 famous bulldogs

Former South African rugby referee Jonathan Kaplan made a rather bold decision for his life: he chose to become a single dad at 50 via surrogacy.

Primary school

Why children's books teaching diversity is crucial

We live in a global village, where we are all connected by technology, so why aren't we educating our kids about all the diversity out there?

Primary school

African girls don't suck at maths and science

There has been this misconception that girls aren't good at maths and science. We need to change this fallacy.

Health

Mom of 13-year-old Luca with leukaemia begs you to sign petition

Would you pay R2,000 to register as a stem-cell donor? Probably not, and that's why we need government's help.

Babycare

How I survived going from one kid to two

The things no tells you about making the transition to a four person family.

Partner Content

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.
Weekly Poll

How much pocket money do you give your kids per week?

22 % - None
 
40 % - R1-25
 
20 % - R26-50
 
8 % - R51-100
 
6 % - R101-200
 
3 % - R200-500
 
1 % - R500+
 

Tools & Calculators

week-by-week

Want to know what your baby looks like and what you can expect at this stage?

Common Ailments A-Z

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