Parenting

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Most unpopular baby names of 2018

Most unpopular baby names of 2018

According to a poll on Netmums, these are the baby names that are well and truly dying out. Sincere apologies if yours is on the list.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Toxic masculinity: why country boys are so angry

Toxic masculinity: why country boys are so angry

Teenage boys living in the country grow up believing they have to be aggressive, new research has shown.

Tue 10 Jul 2018

Mother-in-law slammed: ‘None of her business’

Mother-in-law slammed: ‘None of her business’

A MUM of two was stunned when her mother-in-law gave her a blunt piece of advice. But was she right or wrong to take offence?

Prince Louis serene at christening

Prince Louis serene at christening

PRINCE Louis looked serene as he was christened at the Chapel Royal at St James's Palace in London on Monday afternoon.

Former wife slams Lowndes in public post

Former wife slams Lowndes in public post

Craig Lowndes’ former wife has taken aim at the car racing champion in a public social media post that claims he’d broken his “little girl’s heart”.

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Mummy blogger rants over chicken nuggets

Mummy blogger rants over chicken nuggets

A BLOGGER has lashed a Sydney cafe over a children’s serve of chicken and chips. But now the owner has hit back, accusing her of bullying.

'We paid $800 for our dog's birthday party'

'We paid $800 for our dog's birthday party'

THIS couple haven’t yet had children but they absolutely love their dogs. So much so, they estimate to have spent up to $800 on dog Daisy's second birthday.

Mum baffled after friend chooses ‘strangest baby name ever’

Mum baffled after friend chooses ‘strangest baby name ever’

A MUM has been left baffled after her friend chose the "strangest baby name EVER" - and some think it's so bad it should be "illegal".

'Lazy parents raise better kids'

'Lazy parents raise better kids'

WHILE this is an impressive level of maturity and mathematics, some commenters were less than impressed and criticised Brooke for being a 'lazy mother'.

Baby born with FAS after mum drank eight beers a day

Baby born with FAS after mum drank eight beers a day

LINDA McFadden’s second baby nearly died from foetal alcohol syndrome (FAS), but that wasn’t enough for her to beat a debilitating addiction.

Sun 8 Jul 2018

Toddler nearly loses her eye in Kmart accident

Toddler nearly loses her eye in Kmart accident

WHAT started out as a normal shopping outing to her local Kmart turned out to be an unexpected tragedy for mum Hayley Skye Smith and her 20-month-old, Amaia.

Sat 7 Jul 2018

These women have 40 babies between them

These women have 40 babies between them

A GOLD Coast woman and her best friend have produced so many babies between them they both hold unofficial world records.

Aussie girl, 6, sets Everest record

Aussie girl, 6, sets Everest record

As most parents grapple with the Xbox these school holidays, mum Catherine Lawson thought nothing of taking her daughter Maya on a 19-day trek in Nepal.

'It doesn't make sense': Truth gangster’s daughter needs

'It doesn't make sense': Truth gangster’s daughter needs

THE daughter of Australia’s most notorious gangster explains there is one piece of history that she wants to explore.

Fri 6 Jul 2018

Mum records teacher bullying son

Mum records teacher bullying son

WHEN Aaron, 5, started crying when he had go to school, his mother placed a recorder in his bag. What she heard prompted her to call lawyers.

Coles in baby formula backdown

Coles in baby formula backdown

IS THE baby formula shelf crisis over? Apparently so, if this move by Coles is anything to go by.

Thu 5 Jul 2018

Girl gang raped in kid’s game

Girl gang raped in kid’s game

Mum says she was left “traumatised and violated” after witnessing her 7-year-old daughter’s character being violently assaulted on an online children’s game.

Wed 4 Jul 2018

‘What’s happened, that’s my child’

‘What’s happened, that’s my child’

A DISTRAUGHT mother who discovered her six-year-old was missing via Facebook has broken down at her daughter’s shrine.

Tue 3 Jul 2018

It’s shameful how we treat teachers

It’s shameful how we treat teachers

Teachers play a pivotal role in shaping our children, but parents often run them down. We should lighten their load by being better parents: Angela Mollard.

Mon 2 Jul 2018

Elite school slams needy parents

Elite school slams needy parents

PARENTS paying $30,000 a year to send their kids to an elite Sydney private school have received a dressing down from the principal.

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