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Moving House With Kids? 3 Shortcuts To Save You Time And Stress Later

Moving your family means a lot of stress, especially if you are moving around Christmas time when there’s still plenty…

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How To Prepare For Single Parenthood

How To Prepare For Single Parenthood

Couples don’t usually break up a family unless there’s good reason. Unhappiness, tension, arguments, disrespect, abuse… whatever the reason, typically…
Children’s Book of the Year Awards: Speech Pathology Australia

Children’s Book of the Year Awards: Speech Pathology Australia

I was rubbish at reading as a child. I think our family owned all of four books, which were part…
500 Things I Know About Working on Cosmopolitan Magazine

500 Things I Know About Working on Cosmopolitan Magazine

It’s tradition for glossy magazines to feature a big number on the cover – you know, 573 Fashion Fixes, 6 ‘Oh.…
3 Out Of This World Astronomy Facts To Teach Your Kids (#Fakesmart)

3 Out Of This World Astronomy Facts To Teach Your Kids (#Fakesmart)

If you struggle to spot the saucepan in the sky let alone Venus or the cow jumping over the moon,…
Moving House? 10 Tips For Packing A Kitchen

Moving House? 10 Tips For Packing A Kitchen

I’m moving house again. It’s the third time in three years. Eurghhh! While part of me loves relocating to a…
Should You Let Kids’ Small Cuts And Grazes Air Out And Dry Up? The Surprising Answer

Should You Let Kids’ Small Cuts And Grazes Air Out And Dry Up? The Surprising Answer

So, I’m wrong. For nine years I’ve been telling my son to let his small cuts and grazes ‘air out’…
Why Women White-ant Themselves Out Of Securing A Property – And How To Turn It Around

Why Women White-ant Themselves Out Of Securing A Property – And How To Turn It Around

I’ve done it. Saved my butt off for twenty years and then when I finally had enough for a house…
“My Organic Child Versus My Non-Organic Baby”

“My Organic Child Versus My Non-Organic Baby”

I’m a neurotic mother. I admit it. When I had my first son Maxwell nine years ago, I was so…
How To Talk To Your Kids About Syrian Refugees

How To Talk To Your Kids About Syrian Refugees

Kevin Christofora is the author of a new book, Amira Can Catch, which uses the story of Amira, a Syrian…
Wholefood Simply’s Bianca Slade: “How I Get My Kids Off The Screen”

Wholefood Simply’s Bianca Slade: “How I Get My Kids Off The Screen”

Wholefood Simply’s Bianca Slade is known as the ‘Aussie healthy wholefoods mama’, whipping up her kids, and tens of thousands…
Why It’s Good For Kids To Play Dirty

Why It’s Good For Kids To Play Dirty

And no, I’m not referring to name calling and hair pulling! I’m talking about playing outdoors, climbing trees, getting their…
Cotton V’s Bamboo? 6 Healthy Benefits of Sleeping with Bamboo Bedding

Cotton V’s Bamboo? 6 Healthy Benefits of Sleeping with Bamboo Bedding

Move over, cotton tails. Bamboo is the new queen of the bedroom (sheets), and for good reason. Bamboo’s super soft…
“I Understand My Kids’ Personalities More After Playing Xbox Minecraft: The Hunger Games With Them!” 5 Totally Surprising Revelations

“I Understand My Kids’ Personalities More After Playing Xbox Minecraft: The Hunger Games With Them!” 5 Totally Surprising Revelations

At 9, my two boys are too young to watch The Hunger Games, but they know the gist of it…
Pop Art Family Portraits!

Pop Art Family Portraits!

So your family isn’t exactly photogenic… Relax! Catchy Attitude’s Caroline Pereira can transform even the cheesiest of chidling’s grins into…
Cracking Fun Easter Ideas Kids Love

Cracking Fun Easter Ideas Kids Love

Put your bunny ears, it’s time to start hatching your Easter plans! Here’s a few chirpy ideas to get you…
Summer Wedding Tips To Keep Your Cool

Summer Wedding Tips To Keep Your Cool

Pull out the girdle and get the rose petals ready – it’s wedding season! But how do you keep your…
Celebrity Home Interiors: What Kendall, Salma, Gwen & Ellen Bought

Celebrity Home Interiors: What Kendall, Salma, Gwen & Ellen Bought

Take a sneak peek into the homes of Hollywood’s A-list – the furniture they bought, their colour palettes, style and…
How To Get Your Partner To Go To Couples Therapy

How To Get Your Partner To Go To Couples Therapy

It’s the million dollar question that can literally save millions of relationships. How to get your partner to go to…