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I refuse to buy any games or apps online when there are so many cool ones out there for free.

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Ovulation calendar

Work out your most fertile time with our calculator.

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Email alerts

Sign up for weekly pregnancy newletters or monthly baby updates.


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Why you need a date night

When we become parents, our relationship with our partner inevitably evolves very quickly. But it's important to keep close - and date nights can help.

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Involve kids in room design

Children have big imaginations so why not get their input on their bedroom design?

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First triplets, then twins

Julie and Dave Grygla found out they were expecting twins when their triplets were just five months old.

Greer Berry

First week of motherhood

There are so many things that I've learnt, discovered, failed at and laughed at in this past week as a mother.


Baby Tired mum

It's a glamourous life

I was in the middle of wiping up dog vomit and trying to make sure the baby didn't flip her tray, spilling her lunch on the floor when my husband rang.

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What pregnancy glow?

Not everyone 'glows' during pregnancy. In fact, some women find it a really confronting time in terms of their self-image.

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In-laws in the labour room

Apparently one in five women want their mother-in-law in the delivery room when they give birth. Are you one of them?

Symptoms KIM WALSH

How can you not know?

How can some women go through an entire pregnancy without realising they're having a baby? Doctors explain how 'surprise babies' can happen.

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Blog: Greer Berry

After struggling with fertility issues Greer is now sharing her pregnancy journey.
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Blog: Matt Calman

At-home dad Matt Calman talks about life at home with his two girls.
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Blog: Kiran Chug

Kiran has a toddler and a baby and has recently moved back to her hometown of London.
Family life

Who'd you call in an emergency?

The thing about emergencies is that you can’t predict the circumstances. But it helps to have a plan in place.

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When your kids are nothing like you

Do you look at your offspring some days and wonder if you've gotten someone else's kids by mistake?

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Phone wars

I only see my son once a month, so I gave him a mobile phone to keep in touch. My ex-wife confiscated it when he misbehaved and I'm furious.

Family dynamics ANGRY WOMAN

My dodgiest parenting moments

If my kids grow up expecting me - or any other person - to get everything right, then they've got a lot of disappointment coming their way.

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Blog: Melody McCabe

Melody shares the highs and lows of struggling with fertility issues and trying to conceive.
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Blog: Anna Guy

Anna shares tales of parenting four kids - with another on the way.
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Ask an expert column

Got a parenting question? Let us know and we'll get an expert to answer it for you.
Finances Adrienne Jonas-Gooch

Are you underinsured?

Underinsured properties nationwide could leave homeowners facing a hefty bill after disaster.

Health & nutrition

Dr Google will see you now

Google is experimenting with a feature that provides live advice to searchers looking for information on some medical conditions.

TV & movies

A world without TV

When our TV broke down during the week there was a bit of mild panic in the air.

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Win: Father's Day pack

To celebrate Father's Day we are giving away a great gift pack for Dad, valued at around $260.


The CEO at work and home

Want to have it all? Thanks to new tech tools your dream could become reality.


What to do in Paris with children

Believe it or not, Paris is a great city for kids.


Why you need a date night

When we become parents, our relationship with our partner inevitably evolves very quickly. But it's important to keep close - and date nights can help.

TV & movies

Two dramas, one night

Sunday nights are set to get a  lot more interesting with two cracking dramas kicking off this weekend.


Why men lose weight easier

There's no gender equality with weight loss. When it comes to offloading extra weight it's biologically easier for men.

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My kids' warped sense of work

I’ve wrestled with the 'working from home' thing, and have wondered about the impact it will have on my children’s working lives.

Celebrities Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher

Kutcher explains name choice

Ashton Kutcher has revealed he and Mila Kunis registered their daughter's name on Twitter and Instagram before she was even born.


Kate a pregnant fashion rebel

The Duchess of Cambridge has been showing some edgy, fashion-forward looks in her second pregnancy.