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The power of lullabies and why we all should sing them

Why lullabies are good for your kids, and you too!

Zoe Foster-Blake joins the 'mums who invent weird food for their kids' gang

Do we feel a cookbook coming on?

Can you guess these One Hit Wonders from a video clip still?

Take our quiz and find out!

15 memories to make with your kids (before they grow up too much)

A buckte list of activities to help you make the most of your kids' young years.

10 ways to know if your child is 'gifted'

Here's how to tell if you have a gifted child on your hands!

I'm a softie mum, and I don't plan on changing

Let your kid 'wag' kindy sometimes? Or succumb to their tears? No shame here!

What's so bad about screens at the dinner table? This.

New research weighs in on the matter of screen time during meals.

Part-time working mums are the best employees. Here's why.

It's a lot to juggle, but you working mums are a catch.

6 reasons why a "museum playdate" is the outing every kid needs

It’s fun, educational, social … and so much more!

11 books and activities that help explain Anzac Day to little ones

Lest we forget.

6 tips that'll have your kid riding a bike in no time

New skills can be daunting to learn, so it's important to tackle them carefully!

5 reasons why I'm glad I have an outspoken child

The "now" may be challenging, but the future is looking bright.

Is it so wrong to cuddle my babies to sleep every night?

I cuddle my little loves to sleep every night. But is that so bad?

5 doormats that are WAY more fitting for homes with kids

For when you want to say "welcome" but also "enter at own risk".

Science says 'dad beards' are even dirtier than dog fur

Do with this information what you will.

"I stopped lamenting the way my husband parents, and I'm so much happier"

Not everyone does things the same way!

6 things kids need to be shown by their parents

"As much as they are sponges, they are mirrors!"

This letter to the tooth fairy is the purest thing you'll read today

"It would be so horrible without fairys even thinking about it my eyes are starting to tear up."

Exhausted mum fell asleep on the floor. Her husband's response was perfect.

Here's to team work!

10 photos that show what 'mum life' looked like before social media

Times definitely have changed!

4 truth bombs about baby sleep we need to just accept already

Are you actually surprised that your bub keeps waking up at 6am?

A Sydney school has banned party invitations, and I'm actually all for it

Their reasoning is surprisingly solid when you think about it.

Research says kids do better at school if they start later, but a BIG issue stops parents from waiting

Something to keep in mind when considering if your kid is ready for "big school".

Dad desperate for answers after toddler locks iPad for 47 YEARS

Well ... that's one way to do away with screen time!