New film The Human Experiment and the toxic household chemicals that may be having a devastating effect on our health
Amber Robinson Could the toiletries and cleaning products in our homes such as bubble bath, deodorant and spray cleaner be behind hormone disruptive disorders, eczema and allergies?
Ariella Van Luyn 3:12pm We often discuss the importance of encouraging kids to read and share their thoughts about the books they love but reading socially can be as beneficial for adults as it is for kids.
12:55pm This first appeared on Mashable. If your worst fears involve a giant baby, look no further. While most people scour Reddit and Imgur for face swaps to get a good laugh, there are a few very special creations that just make you want to crawl into a dark place and never come out. You have been warned. Just remember to hug your loved ones before you crawl into the abyss.
12:53pm This article first appeared on Mashable. Some marriage proposals are a meticulously planned, romantic masterpiece. Others involve a ring made out of chicken. Even if your proposal isn't everything you dreamed of, just remember: It's only the beginning of the journey. And if that's not reassuring, at least you didn't accidentally eat your engagement ring inside of a cupcake. (Unless you did, in which case we are so sorry.) Secret-sharing app Whisper collected anecdotes of some of the saddest and funniest marriage proposals ever.
Anna Patty The latest state government figures show the number of vulnerable children at risk of serious harm who are not seen by a Department of Community Services caseworker has increased to a record 53,151 in NSW.
Livia Gamble Most dads weren’t brought up with hair styling experience. Luckily, there’s an abundance of Youtube videos to help them out.
Jenni Ryall It is the most Australian thing you can eat, yet these American kids can't hide their disgust at trying Vegemite for the first time.
As the first weekend in September rolls around again, we are here to help with some great gift ideas for dad.
Catherine Rodie Have you heard of “snowplough parenting”? It is the latest in a long line of parenting labels adopted by experts to describe different child-rearing behaviour.
Livia Gamble Her face is covered in chocolate, on her chin and around her mouth, but despite the evidence, Emma Meaux claims she absolutely did not eat one of the missing donuts.
Andrea Romano There comes a point where store bought gifts just don't do justice to how much you love your dad. So pay him back with something straight from the heart for Father's Day.
Danielle Colley Enjoy the colder weather with these three hearty lamb shank recipes before the nights warm up.
These days it's all Facebook and texting but the art of writing a letter is not dead yet. Here's 11 of our favourite love notes penned by a bunch of hopelessly romantic kids.
Livia Gamble Strangers have come to the aid of 5-year-old Ruby Myles and her wish to take her terminally ill dad to Disney Land "before the angels took him away."
Carolyn Boyd When you consider the hours saved scrubbing the oven, not to mention the fact there's no need to use nasty cleaning sprays ever again, the extra dollars could just be worth it.
Michael Gleeson Lachlan and Tarquin had difficulty connecting with other kids in their area but that soon changed after they both received a pair of donated footy boots.
Andie Fox Including what it's like to have an ex you can't move on from.
Livia Gamble A three-year-old Russian girl has survived 11 days and nights in Siberian taiga, an area known to be full of dangerous predators, including bears and wolves.
Livia Gamble Although Katie Driscoll's daughter has Down syndrome, she still goes back to school like everyone else. But none of the back to school ads included children like four-year-old Grace.
Patricia Tan One mother's raw and honest account of living with clinical depression and how it impacts the people you love most.
Rosemary Purcell and James Ogloff The term “domestic violence” typically conjures images of physical assaults perpetrated by men against women and children in the home. But beneath the tip of the iceberg of severe violence lie a myriad of other damaging behaviours, including psychological and financial abuse, and emotional manipulation.
Livia Gamble A nine-year-old boy has survived an alligator attack by “hitting it a couple of times”.
Andrea Romano t's time to wake up and smell your house. In a good way.
Deborah Gough Your 15 year old is set for a shock: by law they are required to have parental supervision until their next birthday.
Danielle Colley Do you never have enough hours in the day? This delicious meal can be on the table in 15 minutes flat so if that doesn't help we don't know what will.
Jo Hartley What’s it like as a single parent stepping back out onto the dating scene? Does it change things immensely, or is it just a case of simply taking up where you left off?
Henrietta Cook, state political reporter Parents of children who have been removed from abusive homes will have 12 months to turn their life around or their children will be placed in permanent care, under new Napthine government rules.
Mother of three, Jill Ehat has set a new standard creating some elaborate hairstyles for her twin girls.
Livia Gamble One mum has set the bar high with an Instagram account that documents the elaborate hairstyles she creates for her twin girls.
Livia Gamble Never too busy for her fans, Taylor Swift has taken time out of her busy schedule to serenade six-year-old Jordan Lee Nickerson.