Parenting

Thu 15 Aug 2019

Heartbreaking reason this baby may never speak

premium_icon Heartbreaking reason this baby may never speak

ASHANA Simpson is a “beautiful, happy and determined” baby with a heartbreaking reality.

Mum's concern over threats and sexting at Bundy school

premium_icon Mum's concern over threats and sexting at Bundy school

TECHNOLOGY was introduced to the high school curriculum to build skills, but what happens when these devices are being used for bullying?

Wed 14 Aug 2019

Couple’s ‘disturbing’ stunt slammed

Couple’s ‘disturbing’ stunt slammed

AN Insta-famous couple have copped flak after sharing a video that showed the heart-stopping moment their little boy copied their stunt.

'No-brainer': Dino-mite tourism idea for Mackay

premium_icon 'No-brainer': Dino-mite tourism idea for Mackay

UNEARTHED: How megafauna fossils in our backyard could fuel our economy.

Tue 13 Aug 2019

Baby’s leg falls off in mum’s hand

Baby’s leg falls off in mum’s hand

A MUM has recalled the moment the unimaginable happened after her 11-month-old baby was rushed to hospital for being “under the weather”.

When it's time for mumma's tantrum

premium_icon When it's time for mumma's tantrum

Is it only through their long-suffering parents that children learn to recognise when they're pushing someone too far?

Mon 12 Aug 2019

'Absolutely appalled': Parents' fears as more syringes found

premium_icon 'Absolutely appalled': Parents' fears as more syringes found

The discovery of used syringes in a popular children’s playground and surrounding areas has concerned parents calling for action.

My child is my best friend. What’s wrong with that?

premium_icon My child is my best friend. What’s wrong with that?

Countless parenting experts say that children and adults don’t mix, but in the case of my eight-year-old daughter and I that’s simply not true.

Sat 10 Aug 2019

Family tells of love and loss after stillbirth

premium_icon Family tells of love and loss after stillbirth

At 21 weeks pregnant, Anastasia Taylor and her husband Clinton were told their unborn child was diagnosed with a catastrophic heart defect.

Fri 9 Aug 2019

Daughter wants dad's mistress' unborn baby to be taken away

Daughter wants dad's mistress' unborn baby to be taken away

"Would I be an a**hole if I reported them to Child Services? I feel so heartbroken and sad. I don't know what else to do."

What to do if your child's gaming obsession goes too far

premium_icon What to do if your child's gaming obsession goes too far

TEENAGERS are winning millions playing eSports but the pursuit of video game glory comes with a cost.

Best-dressed bub revealed

premium_icon Best-dressed bub revealed

"Iris's sisters dress her up and argue over what outfit to put her in each day,” Ms Hanney said.

Newborn died with high alcohol level

Newborn died with high alcohol level

The mum-of-seven placed her two-month-old girl on the bed while she fed her twin sister - but just minutes later the infant had blood coming from her nose.

Thu 8 Aug 2019

YouTube family lashed for ‘shock’ act

YouTube family lashed for ‘shock’ act

British parents who share their lives online have found themselves in hot water after video from their trip to the beach caused outrage.

How Coles minis can help your child with maths

premium_icon How Coles minis can help your child with maths

Coles Little Shop minis have caused controversy a second time around, with parent’s questioning the supermarket’s mixed messages around plastic. But Melbourne...

Wed 7 Aug 2019

Seeking out tuckshop lady

premium_icon Seeking out tuckshop lady

FRESH is best when you are feeding the brains of young students.

Traditional teachings

premium_icon Traditional teachings

TELLING stories through pictures is an age old tradition which Butchulla elder Aunty Karen Hall loves to teach.

Check out kindy on open day

premium_icon Check out kindy on open day

Carramar aims for children to feel a sense of security and belonging within their loving community.

Big W dupe of $2k item flying off shelves

Big W dupe of $2k item flying off shelves

Shoppers are comparing a budget product from Big W’s parenting range to a designer brand — but it’s $1750 cheaper.

Mon 5 Aug 2019

LAST CHANCE: Vote now to decided who is the best-dressed baby

premium_icon LAST CHANCE: Vote now to decided who is the best-dressed...

CUTENESS OVERLOAD: From boutique bow-ties to colourful outfits or adorable onesies, the Fraser Coast sure does have some well-dressed babies.

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