Parenting

Sat 19 Jan 2019

A child a day rescued from locked cars this summer

A child a day rescued from locked cars this summer

Temperatures can reach 78C in a car on a hot summer day and yet parents are continuing to leave their children in them.

Playground’s sculpted 'erection' causes hoots of mirth

Playground’s sculpted 'erection' causes hoots of mirth

A wooden carving of an owl at a children’s playground is causing controversy on social media with parents saying the sculpture has a more X-rated human form.

Fri 18 Jan 2019

'It’s too easy for people to become teachers’

premium_icon 'It’s too easy for people to become teachers’

The CEO of a tuition firm says there’re more to helping kids with homework — and that includes setting the bar too low for teachers entering the industry.

Thu 17 Jan 2019

‘I’ll get a pedo to rape you, kid’: Fortnite horror

premium_icon ‘I’ll get a pedo to rape you, kid’: Fortnite horror

IT’S popular with kids but a Brisbane man is warning parents would be shocked if they knew what some players said to children in this game.

Teen talk in 2019: What those acronyms mean

premium_icon Teen talk in 2019: What those acronyms mean

Want to know what those baffling abbreviations and acronyms your teenage son and daughter are using when they talk to each other – and you, actually mean? Here’s a...

Miracle baby: Life started as a fight for Ashton

premium_icon Miracle baby: Life started as a fight for Ashton

SITTING on his mum and dad's lap, Ashton Holloway is a figure far removed from the premature baby that was near death.

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