Development & Behaviour

When should my child be able to draw a line?

We take a look at how your child's drawing skills progresses as they age.

Development & Behaviour

When co-sleeping becomes too much

Co-sleeping can be really helpful when your baby is young, but extended co-sleeping can lead to many familial problems.

Development & Behaviour

3 tips for reluctant readers

Reading Expert Claire Montague-Fryer suggests ways to help your kid read.

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Dressing your little one

What you can expect at each age with regard to your child dressing themselves.

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How stories change your child's brain

Telling stories is the first step to literacy development.

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What to do about tantrums

Here are some tips to diffuse a tantrum.

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Reader's Respond: Why I let my son play with dolls

Our readers respond to an article about boys and dolls.

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How to handle the never-ending 'why' questions

A developmental explosion has your toddler asking all sorts of questions - and it's a good thing.

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The ultimate WORST places to take your kids

Where only the brave will go (with kids).

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Parents respond to out-of-control tantrums

What do you do when your child's tantrums are out of control?

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New search engine for kids

Kiddle: a new, safe search engine just for kids.

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Out-of-control tantrum: what would you do?

If your child had an out of control tantrum like this, what would you do? Watch this video and tell us how you feel.

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"My food is too cute to eat!"

Boy refuses to eat dinner because it's 'too cute' to eat.

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5 discipline mistakes we all make

Discipline is tricky to get right. But there are a few toddler-taming no-nos you should avoid.

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Actor's son sees for the first time

Australian actor, Shane Jacobson urges all parents to be sure about their children's vision.

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Making first friends

Forging those early relationships with her peers is a lot more work for your tot than you think.

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Meet Sandra Bullock's new adopted daughter

“I knew she was scared, and all I wanted was for her to know Louis and I weren’t going anywhere”

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Wakey-wakey, parents!

This is how easy it is for paedophiles.

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Most controversial parenting debates of 2015

Several controversial parenting topics got our parents all worked up this year. Here they are:

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Arch Junior: Readers respond

What readers had to say about the 3 year old winner.

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Effective child discipline

All the advice you need on the best ways to discipline your child.

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Is Arch Junior too young for fame?

3-year-old DJ wins SA's Got Talent.
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