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This one is all about YOU! Sex, relationships, health and finding that work/life balance - it’s all here.
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Health & Wellbeing
The emotional dichotomy of parenting
Many of you have probably seen or read extracts of a recent Lily Allen podcast interview with The Radio Times...
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Parenthood
Will my partner still find me attractive?
Finding confidence is never an easy thing to do. Feeling comfortable in your body is difficult, as women are...
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Parenthood
How do you help a parent who is struggling?
Wouldn’t it be wonderful if the government funded a health retreat for parents experiencing stress and...
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Parenthood
Real parents share their must-have car features
Who knows better about what you’ll need when cruising with your little passengers than parents who’ve cruised those same streets before you?
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Parenthood
The pros and cons of gentle parenting
Are you even a parent if you haven't tossed and turned nightly, wondering if you're getting any of this right? Is your parenting approach the right one for your child?…

Health & Wellbeing

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Health & Wellbeing
To support First Nations mothers, we need to let them take the lead
You should be able to give birth in a place that feels safe. You should be empowered to give birth in a way that aligns with your values...
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Health & Wellbeing
When breastfeeding and perimenopause overlap
Doing a quick scan of your mother’s group, it probably won’t go unnoticed that the age of new mammas is edging up. In fact, the average...
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Health & Wellbeing
What is ‘parental burnout’ and what can you do about it?
Ever felt like parenting should come with its job description—and maybe a coffee on the side? From the day you bring the baby home to the...
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Health & Wellbeing
Raising children when your mental health is spiralling
When depressive slopes spill into my morning coffee, it’s my two boys who seem to override all other remedies. I used to think that...
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Health & Wellbeing
Got bags? Top products for tired eyes
No matter which phase you’re in, how many hours of sleep you’re getting, or how much you love your kids - parenting can be incredibly...

Lifestyle

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Lifestyle
Easy parenting hacks I wish I’d known earlier
Parents stow away all kinds of hacks. How to get their kids into the bath. How to comfort swollen, engorged...
Lifestyle
The wonderful world of luxury postpartum hotels
During the postpartum days, when you’re in the thick of matrescence, it can feel like the world is a big,...
Lifestyle
From guilt to growth: A working mum's journey
When I first put my daughter into childcare back in 2014, she'd come home with this particular smell. It...

Relationships

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Parenthood
The pros and cons of gentle parenting
Are you even a parent if you haven't tossed and turned nightly, wondering if you're getting any of this right? Is your parenting approach...
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Parenthood
Parenting like you’re divorced: The not-so-radical way to save your marriage
I’m about to ask you to go on a little bit of a journey with me here. One that will test your morals and societally-induced biases. A...
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Parenthood
20 reasons dads are awesome
*For the sake of this article, we will refer to this role as ‘father' or ‘dad', however, we understand that this father-figure role can...
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Relationships
30+ questions to ask kids for connection and conversation
Getting your child to open up can sometimes feel like an impossible mission. If you often receive nothing more than a "good" and an "okay"...
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Parenthood
Does birth order affect personality? Here’s what the latest research says
At the park recently, I met a couple with a toddler my son’s age and we got to talking about whether or not we’ll expand our families....

Support

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Everything your family needs to know about the 24/25 financial year
We're all feeling it. Families Australia-wide are finding things a little tight, as cost of living pressures...
Parenthood
The quest for the perfect nanny - or manny
Are you considering hiring a nanny but don't have enough information to start the process? Do you find the...
Behaviour Communication
Scripts for navigating traumatic events with your kids
Gen Muir from Connected Parenting shares advice and some age-appropriate scripts for talking to your children...

Work & Career

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Navigating dad parental leave in Australia: Benefits, eligibility, and more
Embarking on the journey of parenthood brings a whirlwind of emotions, challenges, and unforgettable moments. For dads in Australia,...
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Christmas parties while Pregnant: A Survival guide
For pregnant women, the festive season can be complicated to navigate – particularly when it comes to Christmas parties.
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How to establish a healthy work/feeding balance with a new baby
As maternity/paternity leave is coming to an end, it can seem like you’ll never be able to balance work and a baby all at once. The good...
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The (completely absurd) reasons that being a parent could get you fired
When Haley Gentle returned from her maternity leave, she found herself facing some new challenges at work.
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Paternity leave Australia: The lowdown and how much fathers are entitled to
Paternity leave is an important time for fathers to bond with their children and support their partners during this magical, yet...