Andrew G. Marshall While our culture becomes more sexualised than ever before, we're less likely actually to be having sex, and we're certainly not talking about it - even to professionals like myself. I call it the silent epidemic.
BEN WESTCOTT Diagnosed with global development delay, Lani-Diane Juric was told she would never drive, go to uni, or be independent. But her mum was determined her life wouldn't turn out that way.
With five little words, my mum turned my day around; she reminded me that things weren't always as bad as they felt. And now I think we should spread the spirit.
JO HARTLEY It will come as no surprise to many parents that recent research has revealed that having children in the car is more distracting than chatting on a mobile phone.
A newborn has survived serious injury - or even death - in a horrifying accident that has shown the importance of using a correctly fitted car restraint.
Jo Hartley Every year there are thousands and thousands of women who are left behind while their partners are deployed overseas in the defence force. Three women explain what happened when they gave birth while their partners were overseas.
AMBER ROBINSON BBQ conversations in Sydney can be relied upon to deliver three topics of conversation: real estate, high schools, and, for those with young children: how do you do it?
COSIMA MARRINER Early childhood centres are struggling to meet demanding new standards for the education, health and safety of young children, according to the national regulator.
DANIEL HURST The Productivity Commission will launch an inquiry into how Australia’s childcare system can be improved to meet the needs of modern families.
JO CASAMENTO Roosters captain Anthony Minichiello has welcomed his first child with fashionista wife Terry Biviano.
Melanie Mahoney After years of heartache as she tried for a baby, Mary Coustas has welcomed a baby girl.
AMBER ROBINSON 'What's happened to Kate? The photo that shocked the world.' Woman's Day was full of faux concern over Kate Middleton this week - but it's far from justified, says Amber Robinson.
Kate Browne, Choice With its hefty price tag, adding a Thermomix to your kitchen collection is no impulse buy. I have to admit I was nervous I’d bought an extremely expensive dust collector.
Lilani Goonesena There’s no denying that planning a wedding while caring for children is especially challenging, but more and more parents are doing it. Here are the top tips for making it an event you'll all love.
Staff writers Next time someone asks what you do all day if you're a stay-at-home parent, point them in the direction of this video.
Frank Camorra This shortcake filled with fruit tastes as good as it looks.
Karen Martini The earthy roasted beetroot is a great match for the warmth of the cinnamon and allspice.
Karen Martini Besides being nutty, spicy and really delicious, this dip is packed with fresh greens, which makes it pretty healthy
Your baby’s first word is a big milestone – it’s a sign that she’s becoming independent and entering the next phase of her life. And of course, no matter what her first word is, it’s a very exciting time for celebration!
Marion Turner So your child is making the transition to Preschool. You finally rang around all the child care centres you registered with when your baby was still in the womb and got the offer of the three days you require – albeit not the 3 days you had hoped for!
Learning to walk is a huge step (no pun intended!) in your baby’s development. From those first experiences of standing while holding onto something for balance, through to the initial hesitant, skaky steps, your child is making giant leaps towards life as an independent little person.
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