CATHERINE RODIE Toddlers can be funny little creatures and sometimes they do weird things. For the most part, it is just normal toddler behaviour and we all get a giggle out of it. But when is a toddler's obsessive behaviour a sign of something more serious?
CATHERINE RODIE All you need to assess a child's future intelligence is a plastic cup and a raisin, according to new research.
Nicole Thomson-Pride What are mums and dads suppose to do when their child hurts another?
Sharday Stirton 11:15am Lately I'm finding myself apologising all the time. I'm saying sorry time and time again for things that my daughter has done, that I feel do not need to be apologised for.
JO HARTLEY Whilst to the outside world little people may appear to have it easy, it's actually not always the case – just ask any toddler who's had their toast cut up the wrong way.
Megan Nicol Reed To live vicariously through your child is to rediscover anxieties you thought dead and buried.
CATHERINE RODIE Former Hi-5 star Tim Harding hopes a cannabis-derived drug will help control his daughter's epilepsy, which sees the four-year-old suffering between 50 and 100 seizures a day.
Lisa Wachsmuth Bec and John Gorman knew the shape of their baby boy's head was abnormal, but doctors kept brushing their concerns aside.
LETITIA ROWLANDS Jodi Keough thought she was doing the right thing - giving all three of her children a hose to play with as they cooled down while playing in the heat at the family's farming property in north-west Queensland.
Sarah Loughran With new guidelines being developed, the discouragement of use below two years of age is being revised.
Liam Viney Simple and fun musical activities can have enormous power in developing numeracy and literacy.
Louise Wedgwood Chances are your toddler's behaviour is all completely normal - but here's how to tackle some common social problems.
Suzi Catchpole For many of us a playroom for our children is a pipe dream; for others it's a reality. Here are some playrooms that will blow your mind.
Suzi Catchpole If you love having a mini-me, we've hunted down the best clothing brands for twinning with your child, whether you're mum or dad, daughter or son.
Suzi Catchpole What a boon it would be to have your toddler's Christmas gifts covered this year. We have two awesome ABC Shop prize packs to give away to two lucky winners.
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Time to start introducing the potty or toilet to your toddler and not sure where to start? Here is our section on toilet trainng with expert advice, other mum's experiences, and forums to share and ask advice from other mums.
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Chat about your toddler's health, sleep, behaviour, eating habits and more with other parents in the Essential Baby forum.