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No teachers, no rules and no uniforms - that's the reality of unschooling, a controversial education alternative.
When Emma McLeod's daughter was stillborn, her world was shattered. But the grieving mum found the strength to stay positive, now she wants to share what she has learnt with others facing adversity.
In a bid to support breastfeeding women everywhere, a US dad has decided to get more fathers involved in actively supporting breastfeeding.
The classic Little Tykes Cozy Coupe gets a makeover with these homemade modifications. If there's not one lying around in your backyard or shed, grab one at the nearest garage sale - then let your imagination run wild!
Most men prefer not to think much about women's menstrual cycles. But this man made it his life's work to improve female hygiene for women in poverty.
Even mums can't fully control things like asthma, allergies and bedwetting accidents - and that?s how Protect-A-BedŽ can help. Its waterproof, breathable protectors promote a dry, hygienic, anti-allergy sleep zone.
As the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 continues, stories are emerging from the loved ones of the missing - including special gifts left behind, and excitement over a first grandchild.
When a mum was photographed and labelled a tramp for breastfeeding her baby in public, she was spurred on to create an event to help all mums.
An Australian anti-vaccination group should have its charity licence removed because of irregularities in its financial statements and its lack of charity work, critics say.
Thinking about starting to toilet train your child, or are you already involved in the process? We?ve got some great books to help along the way.
It might start with a sniffle or a sneeze but influenza can be deadly, killing more than 3500 high-risk Australians each year.
Choosing your child's godparents (or mentors, guide-parents or guardians) can be a tricky decision. Parents and an expert offer advice and their stories on how they picked the people best suited to the role.
This week has seen a stunning breakthrough in scientific research. Brace yourself, because it?s absolutely huge.
I have to either submit to a procedure that I desperately don?t want or make my husband to have a baby he doesn?t want. The decision is the heaviest burden I have shouldered.
A mum shares her story of the day time stopped, when she was given a devastating cancer diagnosis in December last year.
Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.
A killer tusker elephant was on a rampage when it stopped to carefully unearth a crying baby girl beneath the rubble of the house it had begun to demolish.
We did something that, at times, I never thought was possible: we conceived. But part of me still thinks this is all an elaborate hoax.
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We love these Dr Seuss Converse sneaker for kids - so cute!
Forget about kid-sized Ferraris - the ultimate way to turn heads on the road is with this adult-sized version of the iconic Little Tikes Cozy Coupe.
Heavily Photoshopped and featuring very creative poses, these hilarious images give us a glimpse into the sense of fun many couples share.
The ridiculous event that spurred on a mum on to create an event to educate all.
A couple has had their dream of starting a family come true in a way they never would have imagined.
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There's a steep learning curve when you become a parent - and here are some of the random lessons I've learnt on the job.
When Emma McLeod's daughter was stillborn, her world was shattered. Now she wants to share what she has learnt with others.
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