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Development

Spotlight: Teen suicide - 6 things parents need to know

Teen suicide increasingly affects many families. Educating yourself could be a matter of life or death.

Development

Spotlight: Teen suicide - What to look out for

Being able to identify warning signs and knowing what needs to be done could be a matter of life or death.

Fun

What's your baby's elf name?

Is your baby a Peppermint Moo Muffin or an Elfie Love Pie? Find out below.

Parenting

"You never buy me anything!" Teaching gratitude

If your kids are nagging you for more and more stuff, do this.

Fun

Free Printables: Thank you card for teachers

Print this card for your child's teacher and have them colour it in.

Parenting

Alcohol at school functions: more views

Do you think booze should be sold at school functions? It's against the law, but some lawmakers would like to change that. How do you feel about it? Here are your responses.

Toddler (1-2)

10 food mistakes you're probably making

Feeding your toddler is a constant challenge as a new mom. But are you falling into bad habits without knowing it?

Fun

How well do you know your Disney?

From Sleeping Beauty and Snow White to Princess Elsa and Moana, Disney has been apart of our lives for almost a century.

Fun

Win tickets to top 10 family events in Joburg!

THE GREAT CITY PRESS holiday giveaway: If you’re staying in Joburg for the festive season, here are 10 events to scribble in the family diary – City Press is providing fistfuls of free tickets too!

Development

"I am horrified at the new proposal to amend the liquor policy!"

Following the debate about whether or not schools should serve alcohol to those of age at school functions, a Parent24 reader responds...

Fun

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher welcome baby boy

And baby makes four as Mila Kunis gives birth to a son.

Fun

"Animal Farm teaches kids to love animals" and other funnies

A Bollywood star is in the spotlight for talking about the children's book without having read it, sparking a slew up funny Tweets.

Fun

Party checklist for an adult hosting a teen party

Are you a parent that's hosting a teen party this festive season? Check out these tips to make sure everything runs smoothly.
Weekly Poll

How big will you go on the kids' Christmas presents this year?

0 % - Every kid will get a small goodie bag. It's the thought that counts.
 
18 % - We splurge on our kids and the others get something small.
 
0 % - We usually break the bank every Christmas and worry about the debt later.
 
9 % - Haven't yet thought about it!
 
73 % - We will only spend what we have already saved up for and can afford.
 

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