Parenting Files

PARENTING: Imagination – should we set boundaries?

Does your child have a vivid imagination that lands them in ‘trouble’?

Pregnancy & Babies

BIRTH: What is a Doula and do I need one?

Looking for a little extra support in the labour room? A doula might be able to help.

Parenting Files

PARENTING: 10 reasons children whinge and what you can do to help

Had enough of whinging, whining or wailing? Parenting educator Kathryn Tonges shares her invaluable tips on what you can do to help.

Articles

CHAT: Mum! I’m bored!

Can boredom be good for kids?

Education

EDUCATION: Learning the value of STEM

STEM skills are essential to solving problems in the real world, finding new solutions, new ways of doing things to build things stronger, faster and better.

Life Stories

LOCAL LIFE: Beneath the Wings at Queensland Air Museum

Restoring and exhibiting planes is a dream job for many kids. We chat to Geoff Smith from Queensland Air Museum to find out about the museum and the amazing planes they have.

Wellbeing

WELLBEING: How does depression present in kids, and what can you do to help?

Depression is a serious mental health condition that affects an individual’s physical and mental well-being. But how do you spot depression in kids, and what can you do to help?

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Raising financially savvy kids in a cashless world

How do we teach our children the value of money in an age of cashless payments, online shopping and in-app purchases?

Pregnancy & Babies

PREGNANCY: Is pregnancy glow a myth?

Not feeling the pregnancy glow? Here's some great tips to bring the sparkle back to your pregnancy...

Destinations

TRAVEL: Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa – how family friendly is it?

We had the chance to put Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa through the KOTC family-friendly challenge!

Parenting Files

PARENTING: Is your child highly sensitive?

Does your child struggle with stronger emotional reactions? Maybe they are a highly sensitive child…