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Royal nannies: Stunt-driving, martial arts and other 007 skills to protect the princes and princesses

Mary Poppins, James Bond and Nigella all rolled into one all-beige uniform? We tell you what it takes to be a royal nanny.

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Cate Blanchett talks motherhood and her "monumental failure"

Celebrity status means nothing to children, as one A-list actress found. But major props must be paid for the attempt, Cate Blanchett.

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Longest milk tooth recorded and other Guinness World Records set by kids

Instead of a visit from the tooth fairy, this 10-year-old was awarded a Guinness World Record, and he's not the only kid in the record books.

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Dad of two Jason Momoa explains why he teaches his kids to skateboard and rock climb

More heart than muscle, the Aquaman actor's take on fatherhood is revealing a softer side to the macho man.

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Filmmaker's nanny is the real star of the Oscar-winning movie Roma

"I never imagined everything I’m living right now, that a film would be based on me."

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Latest birthday craze: 3D jelly cakes! This creative mom is slaying these crafted confections

A Sydney-based mom is showcasing the incredible beauty of a popular South-East Asian cake practice, and they're unlike any cake you've ever seen.

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Boost kids’ skills and memories with weekly game night

Parenting win: Your children leave home and say, ‘I loved family time when I was little. Every Friday night was dinner and games.’

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75% of dads want their kids to appreciate ‘their’ music rather than the mom's music

An international poll of five countries has found that for 72% of parents, shaping their children's taste in music is a matter of serious importance.

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Married with Children: 7 Bachelor couples who have gone the distance

"I thought they met in, like, college." These Bachelor couples have not only managed to stay together but they've become parents as well.

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Hilarious New Year's 'resolutions' for parents who hate the tradition

We hate them as much as you do, but these are just priceless.

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From mine to yours: Here's how celeb parents said hello to 2019

New Year, new beginnings! The silly season has a way of bringing out the sentimental in all of us, and celebs are no different. Here's how local and international celebs welcomed the new year, families in tow.

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8 ways to celebrate New Year's Eve at home with the kids

Some awesome ideas for ringing in the New Year with the kids.

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The 22 types of family members at a braai

Are you the one who comes through with that scrumptious potato salad or the one who shamelessly steals all the garlic rolls?

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7 New Year's Day family traditions around the world

With New Year's Day just around the corner, perhaps you'll start partaking in these rituals for good fortune in the upcoming year.

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Princess Belle fan spent 30 hours creating stunning Beauty and the Beast-themed Christmas tree

“Last Christmas was the first time I decided to look into having a Beauty and the Beast-themed tree but this year I wanted it to be bigger and better.” This mom and Princess Belle superfan went all out for Christmas.

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Photographers create magical Christmas portraits for 200 sick children around the world

“When we provide a printed portrait to the families for the first time, you see tears in their eyes." Read all about the global project bringing a “little bit more love” to families staying in hospitals this festive season.

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Budget-friendly family entertainment for the December holidays

Over the festive season, most of us are keen to relax and have fun with our families before the hectic work (and school) rush starts anew in January.

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The survival guide to being home for the holidays you didn't realise you needed

We're all well familiar with the slight nervousness that accompanies us when going home for the holidays. Something to do with all that time spent in the company of our relatives can cause some major anxiety. No need to panic here are some top tips for coping.

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This Christmas tell your children the real Santa Claus story

In the Netherlands, he arrives in town on a steamboat or horse from Spain. And Kris Kringle seems to be the version of the Christkind, or Christ Child, who leaves treats for good German Lutherans. You, however, may know him simply as Santa or Father Christmas. But there are several tales of everyone's favourite Santa Claus.

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QUIZ: Which type of Christmas mom are you?

We all embrace Christmas a little differently, don't we? Take this quiz to find out which Christmas mom you are!

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Thinking of getting your kids a puppy for Christmas?

Here are a few tips to keep in mind before bringing a new four-legged friend into the family. Remember: a dog is man's best friend, not just for Christmas.

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WATCH: From sharing a KFC bucket in Japan to scaring kids with the legend of Krampus in Austria – we count down the top 10 bizarre Christmas traditions from around the world

No matter where you are in the world, Christmas is all about family and love. But for others it's also about chowing down on a big bucket of KFC and... scaring children with anti-Santa legends that'll torment and punish them?

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17 beautiful songs dedicated to children – which one is yours?

These musicians have used their children as a muse, pouring their love and emotions for their little ones into their art.

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9 big-screen movies for the kids this festive season

The December holidays and movies are a match made in heaven. Here we round up a few fun options for families to check out at the cinema during the upcoming holidays.

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WATCH: A DIY advent calendar for the jolliest season

Advent calendars are big around Christmas time and the kids absolutely love 'em. But they can also be very expensive. So why not make your own? Everyone wins.
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