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Busting baby sleep myths

You’ve probably read so much about baby sleep that you find it hard to know what works and what doesn’t. Here, I debunk three common...

The birth of a very special bond

OPINION - Melissa Grant I still vividly remember the day my parents brought my baby sister home. I was out in the backyard when mum carried...

What life is really like with three under three

By Melissa Grant Stacey Nabben has given birth three times in just two-and-a-half years - an extraordinary feat that’s delivered exactly the family she’d always...

New council website born for local parents

New mums and dads can now access a baby website with a wealth of information specific to the Casey council area. The online hub, called...

Trolley Trouble

Over 100 children a year have suffered injuries involving a shopping trolley, sparking warnings to parents. Over the past five  years, 800 Victorian's visited a...

Angry Birds Drop F-Bomb

By Georgia Westgarth A STICKER book aimed at children and sold in the kids section at a Hampton Park variety store has the F-word on...

A wee bit of help

When are they ready? Should I keep their nappy on at night-time? Should I reward them? There are so many questions when it comes to...

Keeping mum and bub warm this winter

We’ve turned the air con off and the heater on, swapped salads for soups and replaced swimmers with jumpers. It’s important that we keep ourselves...

An Unusual Lesson from the Easter Bunny

Easter has passed, but a few  chocolates he brought, and a lifelong lesson remain. I remember when I was a child and got so excited...

Teenage School Holiday Program

Does your teenager get bored during the school holidays? Do you want to get them out and about? Then sign them up for the...

What’s On- March, April and May

March Play and Learn, Every Tuesday, 10am-noon, Pakenham Uniting Church. Disability Awareness Session, 3 March, 6pm-9pm, Outlook Community Centre, Pakenham. Women and Children’s Health and Wellbeing Expo,...

Shaping habits of a lifetime

‘Mum, whatcha doin?’ ‘Mum, whatcha doin?’ ‘Mum, whatcha doin?’ If you have children, look after children, or have ever been around a child, then you...

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School equation doesn’t add up

Is the length of the school day in Australia appropriate?