Parenting Files

PARENTING: Toddler tantrums and time out

A common response by parents is that time-out doesn’t work for toddler tantrums but it may just be that it’s not being used as effectively as it could be. Here's some tips on how.

Wellbeing

WELLBEING: School holiday sanity-saving tips

Always wanted to be one of those parents that actually enjoys the school holidays? Here's some tips on how to not only survive these holidays, but actually enjoy them too!

Apps

TECH: New app provides much-needed help for parents of children with ASD

From the moment you receive a special needs diagnosis for a child or a loved one, your life is altered forever. This ingenious new app is there to help...

Family Health

HEALTH: Keeping kids' teeth 
healthy 
during holiday season

Christmas is party season, and that often means sugary treats. 
Imola Foster from the Gold Coast Dental and Denture Centre shares her tips on 
keeping kids’ teeth strong, healthy and cavity...

Destinations

SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAY GUIDE 2018: Activities in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast

Fill up your calendar with our Summer School Holiday Guide, chock-full of school holiday activities on the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast and in Brisbane.

Life Stories

LOCAL LIFE: Gold Coast Multiple Birth Association

The Gold Coast Multiple Birth Association strives to provide an avenue for communications and sharing of information on the care of raising multiples. We sat down with Kristie to find out more about...

Pregnancy & Babies

BABIES: 10 reasons your baby wakes at night

When you bring your newborn home, you expect to be awake a lot at night. But as they get older how many times is normal and why do babies wake at night?

Arts & Culture

THINGS TO DO: Celebrate Christmas at the City of Logan Christmas Carols

City of Logan is hosting a carol extravaganza, and you are invited!

News

CHRISTMAS: It's time to mail those letters to Santa!

Australia Post is encouraging kids to write and post their letters and wish-lists nice and early to ensure they receive a reply from Santa before the big day.

You

YOU: How your first baby changes your relationship

There’s no simple way of putting it – when the baby arrives, your life changes. But with these tips, your relationship can emerge stronger than ever.

You

YOU: Find your FUN side with these playful parenting tips

Struggling to play? Here's some tips to help you find your fun side!

Wellbeing

HOME: Teaching your kids how to keep pets cool in summer

Teaching your kids about keeping their furry friends cool over the summer is vital.