Parenting

Sun 24 Jun 2018

The 11yo boy fighting a netball gender ban

The 11yo boy fighting a netball gender ban

JOSH loves his netball. Now his family are fighting for his right to keep playing with his friends.

Jacinda Ardern, Clarke Gayford announce baby name

Jacinda Ardern, Clarke Gayford announce baby name

NEW ZEALAND Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have announced the name of their daughter.

‘The gross thing my patient tried to do’

‘The gross thing my patient tried to do’

DOCTORS have to work with colourful wishes of all their patients, but this one is truly shocking.

Sat 23 Jun 2018

‘Why I breastfeed my seven-year-old’

‘Why I breastfeed my seven-year-old’

LISA knows her decision to continue to breastfeed her sons is controversial. Here she explains why she does it.

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Sunrise compares IVF to gambling on the pokies

Sunrise compares IVF to gambling on the pokies

A RECENT panel discussion on Channel 7's Sunrise has sparked online outrage among the IVF community.

Girl forced to sit for 13 hours to finish brussels sprouts

Girl forced to sit for 13 hours to finish brussels sprouts

THE eight-year-old wasn't allowed to use the bathroom or go to sleep until she had eaten her greens.

Boy finds tragic note on sister's Nintendo

Boy finds tragic note on sister's Nintendo

A MUM has pleaded with parents to talk to their children about bullying after her son made a heartbreaking discovery among his sister’s toys.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Woman given green light to use dead partner's sperm

Woman given green light to use dead partner's sperm

A QUEENSLAND woman will finally be able to have her dead partner's child after a landmark court ruling.

We do need to talk about it

We do need to talk about it

Suicide. It's an ugly word. One that slides out in a whisper usually. But why?

Husband wants to choose which vaccinations baby is 'allowed'

Husband wants to choose which vaccinations baby is 'allowed'

The woman's husband said his friends haven't vaccinated their kids and they're OK.

Dad shares ’sobering’ video to warn parents

Dad shares ’sobering’ video to warn parents

THE special gate this family purchased was meant to be unclimbable to prevent children getting into their above-ground pool. This video shows otherwise.

Tue 19 Jun 2018

Dying mum’s 15 rules for raising kids

Dying mum’s 15 rules for raising kids

JUST DAYS before she died, Angie wrote her husband a list of 15 rules for raising their eight children when she was gone.

Mum finds tragic handwritten note in children's book

Mum finds tragic handwritten note in children's book

A MUM and daughter are on the hunt for the owner of a children’s book found in a op shop after they discovered a heartbreaking message inside.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

Sad note found in children’s book

Sad note found in children’s book

A MUM and daughter are on the hunt for the owner of a children’s book found in a op shop after they discovered a heartbreaking message inside.

Dad told he 'wasn't welcome' in parent's room

Dad told he 'wasn't welcome' in parent's room

THE dad was trying to change his daughter's nappy but was told to leave as women were breastfeeding.

‘Heartbroken’: Aussie families torn apart

‘Heartbroken’: Aussie families torn apart

MORE Australian grandparents are in primary caring roles for their young grandkids. But what happens when the parents come to take them back is devastating.

Sun 17 Jun 2018

$177k bill for hugging statue

$177k bill for hugging statue

THIS is every parent’s worst nightmare when they have small children. That fun day out just became very expensive.

Sat 16 Jun 2018

Why I didn’t shower for 30 days

Why I didn’t shower for 30 days

THIS new mum has revealed the reason she didn’t wash at all for a month after the birth of her son. And what happened when she had her first shower.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Griggs ‘too young’ to be gran at 44

Griggs ‘too young’ to be gran at 44

JOHANNA Griggs was thrilled when she found out she was going to be a grandma at 44. She’s since learnt others have strong feelings too.

Wed 13 Jun 2018

Heartbreaking photo of siblings goes viral

Heartbreaking photo of siblings goes viral

“A LITTLE boy should not have to say goodbye to his partner in crime, his best friend.”

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