Review: Giggle Galaxy quilt cover set

Margarida Fantini 2:31pm There is a range of 'Giggle and Hoot' products available for little fans of the show and this one is about to help us transition our firstborn into a big boys bed.

Younger Kids

Lego lost at sea still washing ashore from 1997 spill

LUCY CORMACK 10:08pm Countless pieces of Lego are still washing up on English beaches after a 1997 container spill.

Five ways to raise kind kids

Simple acts of kindness make a big difference.

Amy Joyce Parents are more concerned with their child’s achievements or happiness than whether they care for others, reveal youths in new study.


My daughter's room is a mess

Combating boys' boredom in the classroom

Lost photos reveal unchanging face of motherhood

Best themed movie marathon ideas for kids

Older Kids

Five new puppy owners who can't contain their happy tears

RACHEL CLUN Getting a new pet can be very exciting, and for some children the excitement is just too much to handle.

Entertaining Kids

6 apps to make travelling with kids easier

Karen Andews Travelling with your kids can be a stressful time but it can be made a whole lot easier with these six essential apps.


Family Life

Lone male

Don't feel sorry for me because I have daughters

CHRISTOPHER SCANLON Since the birth of his second daughter six weeks ago, Christopher Scanlon has had a steady stream of pity come his way.

The teenagers taking on eBay

Nathan and Naomi Feglin

Alexandra Cain Siblings launch a site that could be superior to the popular online marketplace thanks to one crucial difference.

Dealing with family chaos

Mother's loving note to her gay son has gone viral

Nannying: It's not just babysitting

The key to styling a kid's bedroom


Spicy Cherry and Apple Pie with Vanilla Cream

DANIELLE COLLEY By using a bought sweet crust pastry you can simplify your life and still have an impressive dessert on the table. Nothing beats a delicious fruit pie for a winter dessert and when you team it with a simple whipped vanilla cream you are in for a taste sensation that is easy, affordable and impressive!

Reader reviews

Moroccan Roast Chicken with Cous Cous Stuffing


DANIELLE COLLEY Add some zing to your traditional roast chook with warming Moroccan flavours. Your skin crisps beautifully under the gentle coating of spices and the aroma fills the house with a touch of the exotic. The cous cous stuffing is studded with nutty pops and fruity hits turning a humble bird into a lipsmackingly delicious feast.

Reader reviews

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