Are you the perfect daughter, the one who speaks to her mother every day,or the flawed version who forgets her birthday?
There is definitely potential to take advantage of what could be dubbed the Grandparental Babysitting Society.
In the last few months the girls have developed a really nice relationship. There's been a gradual reduction in them competing for their parents' attention.
The fact is that I am 35, I have one child of nearly four and I have had two miscarriages in our attempt to make a sibling for him.
My boyfriend complains that my son is causing his daughter to behave badly, and it's causing us huge problems.
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Anna loves having her family visit and last week she had some much needed sister time.
Some grandparents just don't feel ready to get the Granny or Grandpa label - so are opting for more creative names instead.
I'm wondering how our family structure, with me at home and my wife pursuing her career, will influence my daughters.
After stressing about her kids fighting, Anna took a look around the park and saw other parents under pressure too.
Since the birth of my second daughter six weeks ago, I've had a steady stream of pity come my way.
Georgia Cassimatis speaks to three fathers who've taken on the role of stay at home parent.
People shake their heads in disbelief when I tell them I love the school holidays. Here is why I cherish the moments they offer.
My stepdaughter is constantly telling her mother things that go on in our home. We don't have anything to hide, but I need more privacy.
It's funny how in a few short years you can change from desperately hoping you conceive to desperately hoping you don't.
If you kids are fighting constantly should you step in to help them sort things out or steer clear and let them work things out themselves?
This spate of terrible weather isn't ideal when you have a whole lot of kids stuck inside AND have the school holidays coming up.
Since my divorce my daughter has split her time between two houses. But she doesn't want to do that any more.
Grandparents are important. I used to see my Grandma once a year at Christmas. That was great, but I would have liked to have known her better.
We hear about the traumatic deliveries, the reflux, the exhaustion, that 'Groundhog Day' feeling, but there are plenty of fun moments too.
When everything gets a little too busy in our household and the kids go slightly mad, it's very easy to cave in when the pressure goes on.
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