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Your right to parent your child trumps their right to online privacy

The recently launched Google Family Link is an app that allows you to monitor your children’s online activity, set perimeters and even remotely lock...
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8 back-to-school survival tips for moms

If there’s anything that I’ve learnt from my kids’ first days of school, it’s to take tissues and avoid wearing mascara – even the...
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Out with the old, in with the new

A new baby ushers in the new in every sense of the word. New routine, new responsibilities, new roles, and a whole new way...
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How to avoid distractions while driving

It is important to stay alert at all times and to act with extreme caution when climbing behind the steering wheel of a vehicle. Not...
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Summer lovin’

December is usually a special time of the year. As South Africans, we generally take a well-earned break and head off for some quality...
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There are things I feel mom guilt for, but not these …

Is there a mother out there who hasn’t felt that “mom guilt” somewhere along the line? Like all moms, I carry mother guilt, but...
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Enjoy water, play safe: The NSRI’s safety tips for the summer holidays

Summer school holidays are around the corner and Sea Rescue South Africa (NSRI) wants to get the message of beach safety out to those...
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Change is inevitable, but you can prepare for it

It’s a cliché to say that the only constant is change, but I have found that to be truer since becoming a parent. Obviously when...
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6 festive season financial hacks

With the rising cost of living and the festive season around the corner, personal finance management is becoming an increasingly top-of-mind priority for South...
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4 things that stand out about DryNites Pyjama Pants

We all like to think our little ones are wonderfully smart, very athletic and pretty advanced for their age. But every child, whether they...