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7 empowering reads for Women’s Month and beyond

August is Women’s Month, but awareness of women’s rights and their upliftment shouldn’t be relegated to just one day or month of the year....

The evolving role of the modern dad

The role that a father plays in his children’s lives is critical to their development and how they’ll develop relationships of their own and...

Great kids’ reads to snuggle up to

Bring out the hot chocolate and cuddle up with these four delightful kids’ books that are great for reading out aloud, and independent reading. The...

How to get through the winter blues

July is the coldest month of winter and, more often than not, especially if we are not winter people, our spirits tend to become...

Savings Month: A parent’s guide to budgeting

July is Savings Month, a time for South Africans to set new goals on how to grow their pockets. One of the biggest life...
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Allergies over winter time in your family

With Summer coming to an end, allergies caused by grass and tree pollens are easing off. But a new season comes a new set...

Remembering my father

When I think of my father, I am filled with warm feelings. Love, really. Such a wonderful man. Not a perfect man, as he...

3 books for kids celebrating LGBT families

Enjoy these wonderful reads during June that encapsulate same-sex marriage and family. June represents Gay Pride month and the honouring of the 1969 Stonewall...

Fatherless father

When a boy loses their father, it raises a lot of questions but the most difficult is when they transition from a boy to...

How to help him be a hands-on dad

By default, mothers are expected to be hands-on, and so we are. Even the term ‘hands-on dad’ is questionable as there isn’t really a...