Friends Kate Jones and Mandy Hose’s podcast has garnered 1.6 million downloads and taken the parenting world in Australia by storm
Raquel de Brito
Mylee was a ‘perfect, happy and healthy’ toddler when she died unexpectedly. Now, her big brother Chase is helping prevent other families from experiencing a similar loss.
Mummy Blogger. Just reading the phrase will likely put a certain kind of woman in your mind. But its those popular condescending misapprehensions that are driving to them succeed —and push back.
These mums experience support, understanding, and perhaps for the first time, they realise they are not alone.
The first months after becoming a mum can be beautiful — and brutal. A new documentary delves into a Playgroup WA program that helps struggling mothers feel less alone.
West Australian authorities have fined a childcare centre over an "unacceptable" breach involving a two-year-old girl being left unsupervised on a bus.
Molly Wright has given a powerful speech on the importance of the first five years of life, at the opening session of the public-speaking behemoth's first event in more than two years.
A new study shows one in five women have changed their plans about whether or not to have children because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new study has found preterm births are costing Australia about $1.4 billion every year, including a substantial spend on educational assistance.
Researchers behind a program that uses phone app alerts to help parents pack healthier lunchboxes hope to bring it to WA.
Disneyland Paris guards confronted an Australian-born, French-based mum for breastfeeding at the park and she's speaking out to stop it happening to others.
It has enchanted generations of children and hosting has been a rite of passage for countless TV presenters and celebrities. Inside the magic that has kept Play School a favourite for 55 years.
If you’ve been putting your children in front of digital devices a lot since the coronavirus outbreak, you’ll want to read these expert tips on how help them make the most of their screen time.
An analysis of the Federal Government’s childcare scheme has found WA ranks last when it comes to spending and quality, compared with the ACT, which received the most money.
Scientists warn the next global disease could pose a bigger threat to humanity than COVID-19 if we don’t stop destroying nature
A daycare centre south of Perth has been dubbed the best by a new childcare finder app which evaluates centres based on cost, national quality standards, parent feedback and services.
When it comes to child care, despite the mounting evidence around the impact early learning has on young minds, many families are still missing out. And it’s only getting harder.
The cost of child care is set to get even higher with many centres announcing increases for the new financial year.
Weeks after her headstand breastfeeding photo went viral, snowboarder Torah Bright says she wishes she had thought twice before posting it.
An online photo that went viral this week reignited conversations about the horrors of kids and screen time. But most of us parents grew up with the electronic baby sitter, and it wasn’t all bad.
Belle TaylorPLAY Magazine Editor
Megan Schutt has blasted trolls who bombarded her social media accounts after her and partner Jess revealed they were expecting a baby later this year.
Parents of kids with autism, ADHD and other neurological or behavioural issues are unable to get appointments with public or private paediatricians in Perth, with some wait lists as long as two years.
It’s a Bible-like item for every WA parent and now the Purple Book will be complemented by an app — giving mums and dads crucial information about pregnancy, birth and their baby at their fingertips.
Like any new mother, Turia Pitt is running on empty. But she’s still running — and now she’s taking fellow sleep-deprived parents along for the guilt-free ride.
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