There's an app that will measure your kids' shoe size for free. Yes, really.
Five ways to make settling your kids into childcare a whole lot easier.
"I found a photo of my eight-year-old son on a public, widely-followed Instagram page."
Why I considered bird nesting, but decided against it.
The awkward moment you mistakenly send your son to school in an obscene Christmas jumper.
What not to say to the parents of a sick child, from a mother who is living it.
Ten weird things all first time mums worry about.
Hatchimals aren't hatching and parents aren't happy.
"My daughter's seven-year-old friend says I'm messy, so I clean before she comes over."
Supernanny star: "Parents need to buy less gifts and be more present over the holidays."
"My daughter just gave me an end-of-year report card."
It shouldn't have to be said, but please keep your fingers out of baby's mouths.
Why we should be concerned with the rise and rise of early planned births.
A Santa says: 'Keep kids safe from future sexual abuse. Don't make them sit on my lap.'
How to survive a holiday with your adult children.
10 universal truths mums of cricket-crazy kids know well.
Almost every successful woman Mamamia met this year meditates. Here's why.
'My brain says have 2 kids but my heart and body says have 100.'
How I prepared my son (and myself) for his transition to high school.
Four 'dumb phones' that'll be ideal for your child this Christmas.
'My husband let my son's Year 4 teacher have it, and I'm okay with that.'
'I forced my mum to pick between missing her grandchild's birth or my wedding.'
With a family of eight, Madeleine West sure has nifty tricks for a chaos-free Christmas.
Six questions to ask before buying your child a mobile phone.
"Facebook friends. Photos of your kids are never 'baby spam'."
Four factors predict which toddlers are likely to grow up to be criminals.
The budget-friendly, happy place to take your kids these school holidays.
People think there's something wrong with Hilary Duff's photo with her son.
What Peter and Emma Cockburn want parents to know after their daughter died from being run over in their driveway.
"My six-year-old received a Christmas card so nasty, it left him in tears."
Meet the volunteers who use the most unusual method to keep your child safe at night.
Michael Buble's son is on his way home for Christmas after his first round of chemo.
The moment Sally Obermeder's daughter meets her mum's surrogate, and unborn sibling.
"I'm 35 and I still have no idea if I want to have children."
How parents unconsciously treat baby boys and girls differently.
The heartbreaking Christmas note a little boy wrote for his dead father.
The 9 stages of 'date night' every parent knows to be true.
"I just want to give my children a secular upbringing, but the school won’t allow it."
"Five reasons why I refuse to have The Elf on the Shelf in my home."
The fun school holidays activity that'll cost you less than $50.
Say hello to the baby names that will take the world by storm in 2017.
Beautiful things teachers do that nobody ever talks about.
This dad has a clever trick to monitor his tot in shopping crowds. But there's a problem.
Eight life tricks every busy mum needs to know.
Warning over "worrying side effect" of Hatchimals.
“I urge any parent to throw the cot away": Mum offers safety warning after the death of her baby.
Eight gifts that’ll guarantee family fun this summer holiday.
"I got busted having sex by my three-year-old. Now I'm too terrified to have sex again."
The five things I wish people would stop saying about my unusual name.
Courtney McCutcheon defends allowing her two young daughters to star in makeup tutorials.
The "naughtiest" children's names of 2016 have been announced.
How to encourage curiosity in your kid, even though you can't stand the question "But, why?"
Alex Nation has shared another photo of her teenage pregnancy, and we hardly recognise her.
The one store I'll be visiting to do my last minute Christmas Shopping.
Five fast, veggie-filled recipes for your family.
Candy canes banned for Christmas under Tasmanian Primary School's healthy eating policy.
Alex Nation was judged by loved ones and strangers after she fell pregnant at 18.
Aussie mums have fiercely defended Nadia Bartel's parenting decision.
Police investigate report that Melbourne teacher hypnotised students.
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