Advent calendars are big around Christmas time and the kids absolutely love 'em. But they can also be very expensive. So why not make your own?
To help get you and the kids into the holiday spirit, we've put together a fun and super easy Christmas DIY for you try.
We've put together 3 ways to show kids (and even grown ups too) the words we use matter. In fact, it's often the difference between being cruel or kind. And it's cool to be kind!
A whole lot of glue, silver glitter and eyeballs! Here's how to make (safe, borax-free) monster slime with your little one this Halloween.
A "wildcat" strike by MyCiTi employees appeared to enter its second day on Tuesday as the bus service announced disruptions on several routes around Cape Town.
We show you a great way to help your kids study using the Leitner system and flashcards.
When you know exactly what not to do and the potential dangers, you can begin to focus on making bathtime fun and even educational. Watch the video below for our tips on 9 things to watch out for when bathing your little one.
There's been a risky development in treating milk allergy with the offending substance it's one not to be tried at homePeanuts are probably what jump to mind first when you think of food allergy in children, but many kids also have problems with ...
Vitamin D is in the news a lot these days - from heart health to bone health to risk of cancer, but what about pregnancy? There's been a fascinating study of women who developed diabetes in pregnancy which found nearly half of them had low vitamin...
A woman's mental state can affect her periods and ability to conceive a baby.There's an amazing communication system between a woman's ovaries and her brain, but many will be surprised to learn the main action of ovulation actually comes from the ...
More in our gripping 3 part series on anxiety Adolescence can be a tough time for anyone but those dealing with an anxiety disorder can have a particularly hard time, especially when their condition goes unrecognised or untreated. When young peopl...
Just what do kids (and adults) get out of those wireless sports games you can play in your lounge room? Is there significant calorie burn? Tonic sorts fact from fiction and the results might surprise you.
A grieving daughter can now talk to her late mother from beyond the grave, thanks to a remarkable tattoo.
An MP moved the House of Commons to tears after recalling her stillborn baby "officially did not exist" despite knowing her heart was beating during the labour. Sharon Hodgson's voice cracked with emotion during her speech.
An operating theatre 'scrub' confessed to being "astonished" after beating odds of one in 500,000 - by becoming a mum to three sets of twins. Growing up, Misty Lang, 35, dreamed of becoming a mum to one or two children, only to end up with seven.
Half the sugar consumed by children comes from unhealthy snacks and sugary drinks, according to a campaign that suggests parents look out for snacks of no more than 100 calories at a time.
A heartwarming video shows a father breaking the news to his delighted children that their school had been closed for the day due to snow.
Food manufacturers in Europe have signed up to 'responsibility pledges', promising no added sugar, preservatives, artificial colours or flavours and not to target children. So why are they using tactics banned in the West in the developing world?
Six-year-old David is part of the new trans generation of people assigned the wrong sex at birth who chose to make the transition very early. This moving film explores the transitioning through first-hand stories told by four young people.
Since civil war started in Syria in 2011, an estimated nine million Syrians have fled their homes, half of them children. This feature length film follows seven young children for a year to witness the crisis through their eyes.
Imagine a school where playing video games is encouraged during classes and may even replace exams. A new educational programme uses SimCity to test children on vital problem-solving skills.
The United States of Autism weaves the tale of a broad spectrum of American life in all its faiths, disparities, colours, and cultures - and the story of one man's 40-day, 11,000 mile journey across America to find answers for his family and son.
When filmmaker Luis Macias learned that his eight-year old son, Alejandro, was dyslexic, he decided to do what he does best... the resulting film tackles the issues surrounding dyslexia like few other documentaries.
Follow Devon Canada - Olympic boxing gold medalist, paediatric nurse and boxing coach - as she mentors two inner city teenagers, Emily and Zaneta, through her non-profit gym Elephant in the Room Boxing Club.