Archive for posts tagged with 'families'

Kuraby Farmers Markets

Event Guide

Kuraby Farmers Markets

The Kuraby Farmers Markets are back, opening their first Market for 2014 on Saturday 11 January. To celebrate a New…

Taming toddler tantrums – tips and tricks

Parenting

Taming toddler tantrums – tips and tricks

Toddler tantrums are regular when you have a one, two or three-year old at home. Learn some tricks and tips for next tim…

Could your daughter have Asperger’s syndrome?

Parenting

Could your daughter have Asperger’s syndrome?

Singer Susan Boyle’s recent revelation that she has Asperger’s syndrome highlights an important issue…

Dads doing it tough this festive season

Brisbane Extra

Dads doing it tough this festive season

MensLine Australia is expecting more than 8000 calls during the holiday period from separated men. Call patterns to…

Santa’s coming – how to get the kids to bed on Christmas Eve

Parenting

Santa’s coming – how to get the kids to bed on Christmas Eve

With the allure of tomorrow’s presents, food, fun times and of course the magic of Santa’s visit, it can…

Doing it for the kids- Christmas appeals

Parenting

Doing it for the kids- Christmas appeals

Finished your Christmas shopping, what about helping a child in need this Christmas? Your last Christmas gift could…

Child protection to enter a new era

City Talk

Child protection to enter a new era

The child protection system will change under the Newman Government, as it will implement the Queensland Child Protectio…

Pack the perfect picnic

Parenting

Pack the perfect picnic

A picnic is a perfect way to spend quality family time in Queensland’s summer weather these holidays. Picnic seaso…

Travelling with kids

Family Friendly

Travelling with kids

Travelling with your kids in the car over the holidays and beginning to think “I should have bought a plane…

Write a letter to Santa and receive a reply

Parenting

Write a letter to Santa and receive a reply

Did you know your kids can actually get a reply to their Santa letters? Thanks to Australia post thousands of Aussie kid…

How to survive family functions this Christmas

Parenting

How to survive family functions this Christmas

Family functions can bring out the best and unfortunately the worst in our families. When everyone gets together the…

The morning-after pill – Should schoolies be given it ?

Your Say

The morning-after pill – Should schoolies be given it ?

The morning-after pill is a hot topic of debate. Is this the sort of protection that should be readily available? It’s…

Turn your child into a light-up stick figurine

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Turn your child into a light-up stick figurine

This is odd, but it made us laugh… with over 13 million views on Youtube, this video simply reinforces that the…