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Development & Behaviour

School replaces blind boy’s cane with a pool noodle

School's inappropriate punishment leaves blind boy struggling to navigate. Read More

Coping without your domestic during the holidays

It is that time of year were we need to start preparing ourselves to cope without our faithful and helpful domestic workers. Read More

Indecent exposure, flashers and kids

Help your child to avoid these creeps (and stay safe) at school or in the park. Read More

8 truths about having a big family

'You'll always be fighting for time in the bathroom.' Read More

I won’t let my child learn "useless" local languages

Some parents don’t see the value in their children learning African languages. Read More

Christmas gifts that keep on giving

Columnist, Natasha Marais, shares classic Christmas gift ideas. Read More

What Skylanders taught me about gaming

Why I think gaming might not be a terrible idea after all. Read More

Girls prefer "normal Barbie"

With an average sized waist and properly proportioned feet, the Lammily doll is definitely the better choice. Read More

Avoid over-spoiling your kids this festive season

Kids can lose sight of the real value of things if parents spoil them too much. Read More

Four ways to prevent your child from suffering at the hands of your divorce

Often parents have the tendency to involve kids in their break ups- see ways to prevent this. Read More

The day I rejected the camera

It was a once-in-a-lifetime experience, but I chose to leave my camera closed. Read More


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