Parenting

Sun 21 Oct 2018

‘I accidentally fell pregnant with my best friend’s baby'

‘I accidentally fell pregnant with my best friend’s baby'

"I didn’t fancy him and certainly never saw him as a potential boyfriend. He made it clear that the feeling was mutual."

6 idiotic things first-time parents believe

6 idiotic things first-time parents believe

AS Meghan and Harry prepare for the birth of their child here’s some of the lies they’ll be told, and the actual truth, writes Kerry Parnell.

I’m sick of being told I was ‘too posh to push’

I’m sick of being told I was ‘too posh to push’

LIKE Kate Winslet, I pretended I didn’t have a caesarean for fear of backlash from the “natural birth” brigade.

Sat 20 Oct 2018

What it's really like to grow up with an 'unusual' baby name

What it's really like to grow up with an 'unusual' baby name

EVER wondered how life turns out for those unfortunate souls named Huntah, Feebi, R'Chee and Maddyson?

The lifesaving app no mum wants to leave home without

The lifesaving app no mum wants to leave home without

THIS is a must-have for weekends and holidays that the kids will thank you for!

Deadbeat parents owe Aussie kids $1.57b

Deadbeat parents owe Aussie kids $1.57b

Deadbeat parents owe Aussie kids $1.57b. Could Sweden be the secret to ending our child support farce, writes SHERELE MOODY.

Parents stranded overseas after baby's death

Parents stranded overseas after baby's death

THIS couple were on holiday when the unthinkable happened to their child. Then they were told they couldn’t go home until they paid a crippling bill.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Dad’s desperate plea to Woolies

Dad’s desperate plea to Woolies

A DAD has penned a desperate letter to Woolworths begging the supermarket to reverse a recent controversial decision.

Holden launches Captiva replacement - the flagship Acadia

Holden launches Captiva replacement - the flagship Acadia

The bold, boxy Acadia seven-seater is Holden’s first fair-dinkum attempt at appealing to the masses.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Aussie mum's hilarious response to neighbour's note

Aussie mum's hilarious response to neighbour's note

When Ellen rushed home between swimming lessons and the supermarket, the flash of white on the letterbox caught her eye.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

ROAD TEST: The seven-seater Nissan Pathfinder ST-L

ROAD TEST: The seven-seater Nissan Pathfinder ST-L

STURDY family-hauler doesn’t shine as bright as its rivals but won’t dissapoint.

ROAD TEST: The 2018 Porsche Cayenne family SUV

ROAD TEST: The 2018 Porsche Cayenne family SUV

PORSCHE’S new $120k-plus Cayenne is missing some crucial tech.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Teach how things used to be, but embrace new as well

Teach how things used to be, but embrace new as well

Old photos and artefacts are important to share with your grandkids, but so is modern technology.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Mum makes $100k in 10 weeks

Mum makes $100k in 10 weeks

NIKKI Bardis came up with a clever solution for a common problem babies face — and mums are going crazy for it.

Mum's words of encouragement on son's pencils melts hearts

Mum's words of encouragement on son's pencils melts hearts

AN AMERICAN mum has shown the world how easy it is to encourage our children.

Toyota’s staple Kluger SUV sticks with a simple formula

Toyota’s staple Kluger SUV sticks with a simple formula

Our family hops aboard Toyota’s base Kluger GX AWD to see how this stalwart handles the daily grind.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Skoda Kodiaq Sportline a close friend of the family

Skoda Kodiaq Sportline a close friend of the family

Like a smartphone on wheels, the Skoda Kodiaq Sportline seven-seater has the answers to many of life's problems.

Sealbys make it to 100 days on the road

Sealbys make it to 100 days on the road

Three months travelling around Australia and loving it

Sat 13 Oct 2018

'My kids know I had an affair - should I tell my husband?'

'My kids know I had an affair - should I tell my husband?'

"I KNEW I was in trouble the second I saw my daughter's face, as she stormed into the room holding my phone."

Young girl’s brave recovery with rare brain disease

Young girl’s brave recovery with rare brain disease

TIARÉ Johnston was diagnosed with a rare brain disease after she got a fever following a tonsil surgery.

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