Great parenting stories to catch up on as you start your weekend
ICYMI: Parent24's top stories this week.

News from the celeb world

REVEAL: Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian finally introduce their baby girl in this heartwarming video

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian just released the cutest video of their journey to parenthood and finally introduce us to their daughter.

PICS: Takkies shows off her pregnancy glow

Pregnancy has never looked this good. Rocking In Heels founder and newly-wed Nkateko 'Takkies' Maswanganye, is expecting a baby, and we must say, she looks really good.

Celebs you didn’t know were parents

When it comes to famous people, there’s no secrecy – we know what they do and how they live, but these celebs have managed to keep a certain part of their lives very private.


Long weekend travel guide for moms

Moms have to prepare and plan everything to ensure the Heritage Day long weekend runs smoothly. We ask clinical psychologist Celeste-Mari van Rensburg for tips on how to travel with your children safely.

Dad’s note on how to date his ‘princesses’ is going viral – and all for the right reasons!

His post quickly went viral and raked up more than 22 000 shares. But not for the reasons you think.

How parenting advice assumes you’re white and middle class

Research and parenting advice from health professionals may not apply to you and your family, as this study reveals that a lot of what's been said and done is biased and based on the minority white, middle class.

How to secure your child’s financial future

Learn how to ensure financial freedom for your child.

These moms are sick and tired of the ‘perfect lives’ of Instamoms

The post was liked by almost 7 000 of the social media 'influencer’s' followers.


Picture perfect: behind the scenes of captivating newborn triplets photoshoot

For massive doses of cuteness, check out this behind-the-scenes video of newborn triplets photoshoot by Cassandra English of Hazel&Cass Photography.

This app will help you find someone to have a baby with

This app helps you find someone to procreate with.

Mom and daughter dress in adorable matching outfits – made from bedsheets

They wear matching outfits made from bedsheets.


This fed up ‘tooth fairy’ had the best response to a little boy with bad teeth

There you have it – even the tooth fairy wants value for money!


WATCH: How to make fluffy unicorn poop!

A quick DIY video to show you how to make fluffy slime.

WATCH: These dads joined their daughters for a ballet class

Warning: This video may leave you in stitches.

Meet the Justice League: kid superheroes who will inspire you

“Our weaknesses are what make us strong,” is Josh Rossi’s message as he photographs these brave little kids, fighting illnesses and ailments, who make up the perfect Justice League.

Why kids love unboxing videos

Do your kids love unboxing videos? Then your kids are going to love this YouTube channel!

“I’m like, a rubber man of steel,” says bully-fighting 11-year-old as he sings for Idina Menzel

Confident 11-year-old Luke Chacko impresses powerhouse singer and actress Idina Menzel.

Elsa, Anna and Olaf give us a sneak peek at the Frozen featurette

Looks like the holiday season came early this year! Elsa, Anna and Olaf just released a single for the upcoming Frozen featurette.

What does a teacher make?

Take a listen to this amazing response of a teacher after he was asked what he "makes".


Dear student, your social post could cost you a university placement or job one day

A useful reminder from your career counsellor to be mindful of what you post online: it may negatively impact you in the future.

WATCH: Teens admit to texting while driving

Teens admit to texting while driving but quickly change their responses after realizing the consequences of their actions.

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter, and you'll receive Parent24 stories directly to your inbox. 

More on

Read Parent24’s Comments Policy

Everything from parties to pre-schools in your area.

Jobs - Find your dream job

Property - Find a new home