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Bibs & bobs — 14 July 2019 1 min read

The worrying impact of headphone use | The surprising solution to children's mental health problems | Who teens turn to with questions of faith

Free printable — School starting schedule 1 min read

With different system and age requirements for preschool and starting school in every state and territory, it can get quite confusing as to when you should (or could) actually enrol your child. Use our handy form to create a school...

What you may be doing wrong with your kids' extracurricular activities

From music classes, to sports, to language and coding classes, are we over-scheduling our kids?

8 tips you never knew about raising boys 5 min read

Rooted in biology but also influenced by other factors, there are some key differences between boys and girls that will impact how you understand, communicate with and support your sons.

Autism: Signs and treatment

If you suspect your child may be on the autism spectrum, or if you've recently had a diagnosis, you'll want to watch this interview with Nicole Rogerson, CEO of Autism Australia.

How to respond to a child’s anxious moment 4 min read

How you can help your child stay calm rather than be overwhelmed or panicked by their thoughts and feelings.

Bibs & bobs — 7 July 2019 1 min read

One simple trick to leave home without rushing | Where to go for help on marriage and parenting | How to make veggies last longer

Free printable — Cold recovery checklist 1 min read

Cold over? This recovery checklist will hopefully stop your family from falling sick again in the near future!

Cold over? You still need to do these 6 things 1 min read

Here's how you can help your baby after a cold.

I skipped cancer treatment to save my unborn baby 1 min read

Journalist Elle Halliwell faced an impossible choice: should she start cancer treatment or risk her life and continue her pregnancy?