What should parents budget for and what factors should they consider?
Being a single mother is never easy and this mom talks about raising her boys on her own for eight tough years.
The confirmation that my son has autism and ADHD was worse than the speculation.
The hardest part about parenting is never being able to use the phrase ‘I’m not a morning person’ – for perpetuity.
We all have, what I like to call ‘vulnerability zones’ and this post walks straight into the middle of one such ‘vulnerability zone’ for me!
This week on ‘The Great Equalizer’, Sam scares the hell out of her child (again), Charlene is done with birthday parties, and we’re calling BS on the festive season.

Regular exercise could improve the cardiovascular health of overweight kids

The researchers say the study shows that children need easy access aerobic activities which will encourage them to stay physically active.

Should you give your nanny a December bonus?

At the end of the day, she is an employee trying to make ends meet and wants to have a fun Christmas too.

The Great Equalizer: Let’s go back to the beginning

Get to know the Great Equalizer Podcast again.

Your family-friendly weekend gig guide

Four must-see things to do your with family this weekend

Best TV series to watch with your children

Bond with your kids with our pick of TV shows.

Tips on getting through the holidays healthy

The holidays are here but how do you and your famlily stay healthy?

Why do families protect sexual predators?

We need to hold child abusers, even our own family members, accountable.

Your December holiday calendar for kids is here

We’ve got the first two weeks of the school holidays sorted. Your December holiday guide has landed.

Homeschool parents could face jail time

The Parenty team looks into new legislation to be passed by the DBE, forcing parents to register their children who are homeschooled.

The effects of gender-based violence on children

As we enter the third day of the 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence, we must ask how GBV affects our children.

Parents need to face the truth when it comes to the Comprehensive Sexual Education curriculum

Karabo Motsiri of Blackmomchronicles, gets real about the new CSE

World’s top-earning YouTube star is an 8-year-old boy

He raked in R324 million in earnings, which is double what he earned the year before.

Rhythm City actress Itumeleng Bokaba stuns in new maternity shoot

The actress who started out playing schoolgirl Mampho is all grown up.

Thembisa Mdoda joins World Prematurity Day initiative

Thembisa Mdoda does her bit for World Prematurity Day.




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