A picture of two young girls hugging for Friendship Day

Friendship Day 2019 is being celebrated worldwide today. We’ve got a few fantastic ideas to help your little ones make some besties. Ah, making friends—if only it were as easy as walking into the local retro-themed coffee house and trading sarcastic quips about life, love, careers and the Ugly Naked Guy. Well, luckily, Friendship Day […]

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Seven Key Steps to Toddler-Proofing Your Home

A picture of a baby climbing in a house that needs toddler-proofing

Toddler-proofing your house: seven key ways to ensure your little ones live and play in a safe environment. This guest article about toddler-proofing your home is written by Luci Aldrin, a part-time freelance writer and a full-time mother to an inquisitive, energetic toddler. She pens a wide range of publications, primarily interior design and parenting […]

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Not Kidding

A picture of a parent with childless friends

Childless friends. You’ve probably got a few—but why have they made this choice and how do you keep them in your life? Life is unpredictable. One minute you’re a party animal, stumbling home at 5 am with no other objective than to crawl into bed. The next you’re a parent, peeling your head from the […]

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The Winter’s Circle

A picture of a child cooking winter food

The best winter food options you can pack into your children’s lunchboxes. If you’re thinking it’s getting harder to get your children up in the morning, you’re probably right. The colder months are looming large, and the task of exiting the comfort and security of a toasty warm bed is becoming more unwelcome for all […]

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Like Fortnite and Day

A picture of kids playing Fortnite

Wondering why your kids won’t stop talking about something called Fortnite? Never fear, we’ll get you plugged into the current video game craze. If it won’t cause you too many heart palpitations, cast your mind back to when you were a child. Look past the awkward clothing and ignore the cavalcade of pimples for a […]

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How to help your children make friends


As parents, we want our children to be happy, and having solid friendships is a key component. But what happens if your child is having trouble making friends? The Stuck on You Crew is here to help! Whether you are concerned that your child is struggling to make friends, or if your child is still […]

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Positive screen time. Yes, it can be done!


Screen time refers to the amount of time spent on the internet, television, games and other screen technology. The American Academy of Pediatrics has recently released a set of guidelines regarding appropriate use of screen time. Some of these recommendations include that: Children aged between 2 and 5 should be limited to one hour of […]

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15 funniest Dad tweets. Happy Father’s Day!


Featured image courtesy of hince. A sense of humour is crucial for parenting survival. If you don’t laugh, you’ll cry.. In the age of the Internet, it is much easier to share the joys and pains of parenting. Luckily there are any number of funny dads willing to give us an insight into their lives via […]

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Are you a millennial parent?


Millennial parents tend to be defined as those born in the 80s and 90s. Cut offs vary depending on who you listen to, but in the spirit of inclusiveness (and definitely not a vanity-inspired attempt to ensure that I always get categorised as millennial) I will extend this definition to include anyone who is actively […]

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6 Types of Parents We’ve All Encountered

Being a parent is the hardest job on the planet. It’s a learn-as-you-go deal, and… well… everybody does it differently. We’ve put together a funny list of some of the types of parents we’ve all come across at some point in our lives. Which one do you think you are? The Big Kid There’s always […]

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