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CATHERINE RODIE Are bumpies - bump selfies - really "exhibitionism of the weirdest kind"?
JO HARTLEY 11:39am To say I became obsessed is something of an understatement. Everywhere I went I found cause to be reminded of my impending pain.
LETITIA ROWLANDS The Silverton family has heard the phrase "it's a girl" for the first time in four generations.
1:05am The surrogate mother raising baby Gammy in Thailand after he was allegedly abandoned by his Australian parents will get a new home and receive about $530 a month to care for him.
DANIELLE COLLEY 1:09pm While starting solids can be frustrating and messy (yet also fun!), introducing solids can also play havoc on tiny digestive systems.
KIRAN CHUG Blogger Kiran Chug explains why she is going to let her toddler make more decisions for himself.
Sue Mitchell The Australian bread market is worth around $4 billion a year - and a new price cut means it's war between the major labels and independent bakers.
Bets are flooding in for the name of the new royal baby, but a source close to the Palace claims it has already been named.
Aileen Nakhle 5:10pm There is a place you can rest your mind, says Stephen Archer, mindfulness educator/trainer and a former Buddhist monk. And wouldn't we all want to go there?
Lisa Black 3:59pm I have often wondered when it is appropriate to step in, and when to mind my own business.