When your child learns to use the toilet, it’s a significant move towards independence, but it can be fraught with
It’s time to relax into labour and give yourself and your baby the birth you envision.
Considering a natural birth? Here are expert ways to set you up for success
Bullying is systematic and ongoing, with the intention of making the other child feel afraid or affecting their self-esteem.
Experts agree the most effective way to encourage your child to enjoy physical activities and reach milestones is to engage
Your baby is becoming more independent and gaining control over his muscles. Help him reach his 'big' milestones by encouraging
Help your baby reach his big milestones by encouraging these activities. By Marianne McDonald
Your baby will reach many major milestones before he’s three, but the little moments in between are just as important.
If your little one has been described as “floppy’”or has a weak sucking reflex, he may have low muscle tone.
Whether it’s your first baby or your fourth, every pregnant mom looks forward to feeling those magical first flutters and
Here’s what you need to know if you’re looking for a gentle, non-invasive birth at home or in water. By
Whether it’s a sentimental addition to the nursery or a special place to sit in the family room, a giant
Worried your child will be lonely or spoilt without a sibling? Marianne McDonald puts your mind at ease by debunking
Tired of your child’s toys littering your lounge floor? Build this easy toy box in a day, for under R900,
Do you have some extra material lying around at home? Make small bean bags, so you can play these fun
Marianne McDonald shows us how to make a play gym for baby.
If you're looking for a stylish but inexpensive play mat for your little one, consider making them yourself. Marianne McDonald
Looking for a body wash and lotion to protect your little one’s skin against the harsh environment? We review the
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Trying to find the right vitamins and supplements can be overwhelming. We look at what you really need when you’re
There’s no set rule that requires you to lie on your back during natural birth. Midwife Xoli Makabane offers advice
Consider these useful tips from life coach Judy Klipin to keep stress levels under control during your pregnancy. By Marianne