• 9 terrible truths about the terrible twos

    The terrible twos are utterly brutal. Just when you thought your child was entering those golden years when your family life would look like something from an Enid Blyton book illustration, your kid whacks you in the face then spends an hour screaming because of their socks. The newborn days are hard, I really don’t

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  • Five-step action plan for handling a defiant toddler

    I used to be the only one who could do everything right in my toddler’s eyes. Now it seems she’s changed her mind and everything I’m doing is wrong. This defiant streak she’s demonstrating right now is normal, a little frustrating at times, but normal. I’m happy to see her flexing her independent muscles. She’s

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  • Quiz: Are you ready for a toddler?

    When couples discuss if they’re ready to have a baby they rarely get into the nitty gritty of what comes after the first year. There’s a lot of talk about changing nappies, sleepless nights and crying. A baby seems daunting at that moment. And it is, becoming a parent is the biggest challenge you will

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