How to help kids deal with divorce

10 January, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

When divorce happens, many parents either give their children too much information or not enough. How do you find a balance?


Your summer school holiday survival guide

19 December, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

It is possible to make it through the next six weeks with your kids – without losing your sanity.


Tips for breastfeeding success

29 November, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

You’re holding your brand new baby in your arms, feeling a huge rush of love, but the whole process of breastfeeding is proving trickier than you thought it would be.


How to get your kids on board with decluttering

19 November, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

It’s tricky to get your children to part with 3000-odd pieces of Lego when your own drawers and cupboards are filled to the brim.


Baby sleep: 9 things parents do wrong

31 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Parents are faced with an overwhelming muddle of information about baby sleep – and a lot of it is conflicting and plain wrong, says this expert.


How to talk to kids about racial equality

18 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

We live in an age where it’s hard to ignore the complex issues around race, racial identity and racism in our communities, schools, news and social media.


The good news on kids and social media

17 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

We often hear about the downsides of social media for children and teens, however there are two sides to the coin argues Technology Expert Dr Joanne Orlando.


Loving your Velcro baby: How to deal with a clingy child

9 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

If your baby screams whenever anyone else holds her, or cries whenever you leave the room, know that you are not alone.


How to survive your first year of parenthood

29 September, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

A little bundle of joy can easily turn parents into a big bundle of nerves. Midwife Cath shares her top tips for getting through those all-important first 12 months.


How (and when) to talk to kids about sex

19 September, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Kids need to learn about the birds and the bees, no matter how awkward parents find it. Here’s our age-by-age guide to navigating ‘the talk’.