Kate Aubusson 9:20pm A car has crashed into a childcare centre and ploughed through a playground in Sydney's north west on Tuesday, moments before children were due to be let out for a break.
CATHERINE RODIE 2:16pm If Doritos hoped that their "ultrasound" Super Bowl ad would get people talking then they will be delighted.
CATHERINE RODIE When Naomi Holly, a mother of three, noticed her eight-month-old daughter Nora, was having difficulty crawling and standing up as normal, she knew there was something wrong.
12:18pm A creative outlet for many, there are some savvy women complementing their blogs and businesses with riveting Instagrams feeds. We've chosen a few which have bucketloads of appeal; there are some big time players and some smaller local ones, and they each bring their special brand of magic to the Instagram experience.
AAP Rose Byrne has welcome her first child with partner Bobby Cannavale.
AAP Katie Price has defended piercing the ears of her 18-month-old daughter Bunny by comparing it to the religious practice of circumcision.
CATHERINE RODIE 12:16pm For many new mums, venturing to the supermarket with a baby is enough of an adventure. This family went backpacking for 10 months!
JO HARTLEY Whether you're travelling for a special occasion, to visit family or friends, or just seeing a new place, a short city break with your baby can be a lot of fun for everyone.
MATT O'SULLIVAN Video footage of children falling in gaps between trains and platforms has prompted a warning to parents and carers.
Bessie Hassan Altering a couple of old habits and developing new ones could boost your family's savings significantly.
LISA COX The Turnbull government has confirmed it is backing away from unpopular changes to paid parental leave.
JUDITH IRELAND Families will be subjected to random "spot checks" from the government to make sure they are reporting their work hours accurately under the Coalition's new childcare plan.
4:01pm Pretty little faces, big eyes, long eyelashes, matching outfits ... these babies and toddlers have definitely found their doppelgängers in their favourite dolls.
3:52pm Baby mugging is the latest cute internet craze to go viral. Simply lay your baby on a flat surface, hold a mug over the top and take a snap, and voila, your baby mugging picture! (All images from Pinterest.)
1:58pm From the father who wore a skirt in solidarity with his son, to the military dad who surprised his daughter at a spelling bee contest: here are our favourite internet-famous dads. (via Daily Life)
2:01pm When a couple shares a love of games, comics, movies, TV shows, or a niche hobby, wonderful things can happen - like these fantastically themed wedding cakes.
Suzi Catchpole 10:46am Kitchen gadgets - the weird, wonderful, the cult items and traditional. You'll want them all.
A study has revealed the top nine spots contaminated with salmonella, E. coli, mould and yeast in the family kitchen. Find out which spots germs are likely to be lurking in your kitchen, and simple ways to keep your kitchen clean.
Chris Illuminati, a stay-at-home dad to a four-year-old boy and nine-month-old girl, writes about parenthood and family life on his blog, Message With A Bottle. Here are some of the Post-It parenting musings he's shared that have struck a chord with mums and dads around the world.
Weird, wrong or just plain creepy, these are the photos Dad doesn't want you to see. (Source: awkwardfamilyphotos.com.)
Staff writers This man thought he was getting an Apple Watch as a birthday present, but he was wrong.
The Kitchen Coquette Easy to make and even better to eat, your kids will love these nutella meringues.
Jill Dupleix Mexican restaurants now offer a guacamole service at your table, crushing the avocado in a traditional molcajete or mortar and mixing it with condiments just before you eat it. Here's a version for you to try at home. Set everything up at the table and get pounding for the freshest guac you've ever had.
NICOLE AVERY These super simple chocolate coated fairy wands are perfect for a princess or fairy party and by changing the colours of the sprinkle they would easily work for a Harry Potter or Halloween party too. With only a few steps, this recipe is a perfect one to get the kids cooking in the kitchen.
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