Holidays with other people's kids

Going on holiday with your friends or family member's kids can be challenging. And rewarding.

OPINION: After 13 years of tagging along on getaways with other people's kids, I have a few tips to consider before jetting off.

Left in the dark about vaccines

A new Growing Up in New Zealand report has shown less than half of pregnant women were given information about ...

A lack of information is discouraging many pregnant Kiwi women from immunising their children.

Weirdest stuff at the Baby Show

Arc Assistant.

Fancy a picture of the Lion King painted on your pregnant belly?

Clarks slammed for sexist shoes

Their "Dolly Babe" range for girls and "Leader" range for boys have left UK shoppers outraged.

Their "Dolly Babe" range for girls and "Leader" range for boys have left UK shoppers outraged.

Grandma's babysitting fee

What would you do if a grandparent sent you an invoice?

Grandparents love to spoil their grandchildren, but what happens when visits come at a price?

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Baby

Left in the dark about vaccines

A new Growing Up in New Zealand report has shown less than half of pregnant women were given information about ...

A lack of information is discouraging many pregnant Kiwi women from immunising their children.

Actress keeps placenta ashes in a pouch

The pouch carrying Miranda Harcourt's two daughters' incinerated placentas is one her most prized possessions.

Weird stuff at the Baby Show

World falls in love with triplet babies video

Pregnancy

Left in the dark about vaccines

A new Growing Up in New Zealand report has shown less than half of pregnant women were given information about ...

A lack of information is discouraging many pregnant Kiwi women from immunising their children.

Serena shares pregnancy workout video

The tennis pro may be 8-months pregnant but she is still doing minimum-impact exercises to stay in shape.

Serena Williams is sharing the highs and lows of pregnancy on social media.

Serena Williams not a 'baby person'

At 8-months pregnant, the tennis champion is still not sure she's ready to be a mum. And that's something most of us can relate to.

Little Kids

Flying with kids: A survival guide

Oh yeah, mum, you're going to get it later.

Travelling with tots is a special kind of hell. Here's how to get off the plane with your sanity (mostly) intact.

Can you scold a stranger's kid?

Their kid is hitting your kid but they're not doing anything about it. Should you?

Kids at Little Learners in Perth, Australia, take their naps outside.

Why these kids sleep outside

It might sound strange, but an Aussie childcare centre says kids who nap outside are healthier and more alert.

Big Kids

Clarks slammed for 'sexist' shoes

Their "Dolly Babe" range for girls and "Leader" range for boys have left UK shoppers outraged.

Their "Dolly Babe" range for girls and "Leader" range for boys have left UK shoppers outraged.

Danger of rewarding kids with lollies video

Nutritionist Claire Turnbull says unhealthy eating habits we develop as kids lead to problems later on in life.

Parents and schools are concerned about a new anonymous message app being used by cyberbullies, Sarahah.

Bullies undetectable on new app

Kiwi teenage bullies are using a new anonymous feedback app to post cruel comments about their peers.

Family Life

Grandma's babysitting fee

What would you do if a grandparent sent you an invoice?

Grandparents love to spoil their grandchildren, but what happens when visits come at a price?

Boys or girls, do parents care?

Shar and Ashley Sutherland Todd love having four lively sons, but statistics show some families seek a gender balance.

"We let our kids see how to solve conflict and that was (Dax's) idea."

Why celeb couple fight in front of kids

"We let our kids see how to solve conflict and that was (Dax's) idea."

Mum's Life

The magical act of doing

The simple act of dropping of baking made Greer Berry feel special (file photo).

COLD COFFEE: It's nice to know people are thinking of you, but better when they show it.

Why I ask men to mind my baby

OPINION: I've deliberately asked men in the airport security queue if they mind holding my baby while I re-attach my baby carrier.

I have two children who are massive jerks at times – but they're my jerks, and I'm sure the day will come when I'll ...

Why I'm thankful for my son's insult

"I wish you were a fun mum, like that lady," he said.

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