Development & Behaviour

What to do about tantrums

Here are some tips to diffuse a tantrum.

Development & Behaviour

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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Why I let my son play with dolls

It's an outdated notion that boys shouldn't play with dolls. Why do the older generation have such a problem letting this idea go?

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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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How much does nursery school really cost?

Choosing the right nursery school can be a headache, especially when it comes to calculating the actual price. We break down the most common preschool expenses: from school fees and admin levies to raffle tickets and teachers' gifts.

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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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Let’s paint it all

Help your preschooler develop her dexterity.

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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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Are you a lawnmower parent?

Are we trying too hard to give our children the things we never had?

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How to avoid a teary first day of playschool

For many that first day of playschool ends in floods of tears. How can you avoid this for you and your tot? 

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How to pick a preschool

Have you made the right choice? Does early childhood education really make such a big difference?

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"How do you afford being a single parent?"

And other questions single parents are tired of hearing.

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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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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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