Pregnancy

Advice people won't give you (but probably should) in your third trimester

Jessica Bartlett These are the 'school of hard knocks' lessons I've learned in my last three months of pregnancy, and I'm sharing them with you – because if not me, then who will?

Birth

Three truths about C-section mums

Monet Moutrie Lately I've been thinking about the caesarean stories and the brave women who birth their children with strength and beauty.

Baby

Does this three-month-old say 'I love you'?

Staff writers YouTube user Ted Moskalenko was filmed by his wife, Michelle, as his baby son, Ben, engaged in some baby chat.

Toddler

Be careful what you wish for

JO HARTLEY 3:06pm Remember that chubby little baby who rocked on all fours? Remember how you wished he would start to crawl? Then remember how you felt once he did?

Mummydesking: the new hotdesking

desk

LUCY BATTERSBY 7:12am It is a paradise that only working parents of small children can understand: a place to sit for three hours without any interruptions while someone looks after the kids.

Sugary drinks blamed for removal of toddlers' rotten teeth

Kids break out of daycare centre, cross busy highway

When toddlers have strange obsessions

Why I'm glad to be an indulgent granny

Lifestyle

More children's pain medicines recalled

Craig Butt, Health Reporter 9:18pm More generic pain relievers for young children have been recalled because the plastic bottle lids can splinter when opened.

Wellbeing

When Mama Bear strikes

JO HARTLEY When we become mums, our instinct to protect our children and keep them safe from harm is so strong we're often likened to a Mama Bear protecting her cubs.