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Finding it impossible to scrape together savings with a baby or young kids? If you’re falling behind with a savings goal, or want to create a better buffer, it’s time to reconsider your spending – and saving – habits and try some smart alternatives.
Overwhelmed by the cost of having a baby? From smart shopping to savvy savings, try these small changes that can make all the difference.
With a new baby you probably feel as if you’re learning everything again from scratch, so the last thing you need is to make rookie mistakes when it comes to your new family finances.
It’s a question that runs through the mind of every first time mum-to-be – how will I know when I’m in labour? And if you actually ask the question, you’ll usually get the same reply: “Oh, trust me, you’ll know”.
'There are more feet,' the doctor told Kim Fugate after she had already given birth to Kenleigh, Kristen and Kayleigh.
When you first breastfeed your tiny baby, you may have some idea of how long you intend to breastfeed. However babies of any age can suddenly refuse to breastfeed, leaving you wondering "is that it?".
Women in crisis often struggle to provide for their babies basic needs, so this group of mums is doing their bit to help out.
Two young women on opposite sides of the world have connected on social media and discovered they are twins.
Check out this selection of mum (and dad) tattoos that commemorate and celebrate the birth - and sometimes the death - of a baby.
Pregnancy and labour go hand in hand with old wives tales. But while we may be able to dispel old ways to predict the sex of the baby, or labour inducing home therapies, is there any truth to labour being easier the second time round?
As the 2014 Bonds Baby Search gets under way parents are urged to have fun, but not take the competition too seriously.
Turns out the latest 'bizarre Hollywood trend' is not that weird after all.
Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.
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Like parenthood, grandparenthood is a precarious balance between involvement and interest, and recognising boundaries while encouraging independence. Here's what I plan to do - and not do - once it's my turn to be a grandparent.
My mum and dad taught me what it means to be selfless. But now that I'm a parent myself, I've realised that it's okay to think about yourself sometimes, too.
In an amazing coincidence, a mum has given birth to all four of her children - a set of twins and two singletones - on the same day of the year.
Do your shout at your kids when it all gets too much? Don't worry - you're not the only one. Here, other parents share their guilt, and an expert advises how you can try to stop.
In the mid to late 1800s, mothers went to great lengths to conceal themselves in photos of their children - and no one is quite sure why.
Let me share with you, just from this week only, the apparently completely unreasonable behaviours I have expected of my child that have resulted in full on tantrums. Warning: low amounts of logic ahead.
A nun who gave birth to a baby boy has described him as "a gift of god" and pledged to take care of him as she faces expulsion from the convent.
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