The quest for four little words drives my children to the brink of nearly every one of their self-made disasters. 'I like you best.'
After many routine-led, tough years, we've realised that parenting isn't about being perfect and we're learning to go with the flow.
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.
Encouraging siblings to be friends has lasting effects on their wellbeing - especially for boys.
Watching the girls play with their cousins got me thinking about my role as an uncle.
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My husband's ex wants us to have their kids more often. I feel I am doing as much as I can, so I have refused. Am I being unreasonable?
My parents recently moved in with us. They've started criticising how I parent my children. How can I get them to stop?
I'm a newly divorced single father. I'm worried the divorce is going to mess my kids up for life. What can I do?
Single parenthood is hard. Everyone knows that. But there is an upside to single parenthood, and it is both joyful, and uniquely rewarding.
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.
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.
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