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Signing an indemnity form to attend a children's birthday party

Livia Gamble Signing a waiver at a birthday party is becoming more common, depending on the activity.


22 top tips from a master cake baker

Mihiri Udabage The 'cake fail' is almost a rite of passage for every new parent but with these 22 tips you can avoid it.

Story behind Frozen 'cake fail' thaws hearts

Loren Smith Elsa, Queen of the misunderstood, would have sympathised.


Family Home more articles

Prints please

11 totally free and gorgeous printables for your home

Sarah Oakes 3:20pm From wall art to kids' games, these sites feature the best of the best.

Family car review: 2015 Volvo XC90

Letitia Rowlands 10:55am "Mummy, I don't think we need to have our other car ever again." This is the decision my three-year-old son made just minutes after we picked up the 2015 ...

Man creates biggest ever Lego ship, then suffers a crushing blow

Suzi Catchpole Man spends three years building world's longest Lego ship, only to find out he's been pipped at the post by another Lego ship builder.


Family Travel more articles

Father's Day travel deals: Where to take dad for a weekend trip

Tracey Spicer 5:15pm Shout dad a Father's Day trip to suit his interests.

Would you pay for a 'Sandcastle Butler'?

Kerri Sackville Brace yourself, parents. You're going to love this.

7 kid-friendly things to do in Singapore

Jennifer Morton If you're heading to Singapore with the kids, here's seven ways to keep the whole family entertained.

Family Finances more articles


The great pocket money rip-off

5:00pm Most parents give pocket money to their children, but very few of the kids do anything at all to earn it.

This teenager makes thousands simply by live-streaming videos of himself eating

Well, this is a career path we hadn't previously considered (but we are now).

92 creative ways to save money today

Nicole McDermott From shopping smart to taking care of your clothes, we've got 92 easy ways to save more money, fast.