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Teen grocery store attendant praised for walking home senior citizen

Livia Gamble 2:03pm Christian Trouesdale's story has gone viral after having his picture taken while walking a 96-year-old man home with his groceries.

Brothers from 'Charlie Bit My Finger' video all grown up

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Livia Gamble After eight years and millions of views, the two boys from the 'Charlie Bit My Finger' video are all grown up.

Storm aftermath: Aussie the dog saved family from electrocution

Aussie, the blue cattle dog, whose death alerted the children to the danger.

Dan Proudman A devastated family believe their lives have been saved by their beloved blue cattle dog after it was electrocuted in a live puddle as he walked only a metre in front of them.

12 hilarious reasons why 'My Kid Can't Eat This'

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A funny new Instagram account is collecting hilarious reasons for why kids won't eat their food. Mother of three, Heather created #MyKidCantEatThis after dealing with food drama of her own. Speaking to 'The Huffington Post' Heather said: "The reasons my kids can't eat foods range from the hilarious, infuriating to ridiculous." Inviting others to share their kid's excuses she hopes "other parents feel a little less alone when it comes to food drama."

Hundreds of strangers attend girl’s birthday party after all invited guests declined

Else took time out of her castle to attend.

Livia Gamble More than three hundred strangers from around Minnesota attended a girl's birthday party after all invited guests declined her invitation.

Blind boy found sobbing after bus driver dropped him at the wrong stop

James was found sobbing at a bus stop in Buderim in Queensland.

Livia Gamble While most people might just keep driving, Caloundra resident Jessica Venables had to stop and see if James was okay.

How to give a child's bedroom a teen makeover

Teen room inspiration: mood boards are a great way to start the process.

Kylie Orr Rather than relying on Pinterest and spending too much money on all the wrong things, this time I called in an expert for direction.

Girl, 8, writes heartwarming thank you letter to the social workers who saved her

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Livia Gamble An eight-year-old girl who was abused by her parents has written a heartwarming thank you letter to social workers for "not letting the bad guy hurt me or anyone."

Top 50 things that make people feel great

Doing something active outdoors also made the list.

Sleeping in a freshly made bed is the thing most likely to make people feel great, according to new research.

Success Kid’s dad needs a kidney transplant

Success Kid: Using his powers for good.

Livia Gamble Sammy Griner who is now eight became an internet sensation after a picture of him went viral but now he's using his fame to help his dad.

Dad uses Facebook to show son his scars are beautiful

Carter the brave: worried people will think he is ugly.

Livia Gamble After Carter Gentle was born with a congenital heart defect underwent his fifth surgery to repair a broken pacemaker, the seven-year-old boy “sobbed” over his scarred body.

5-year-old girl sells lemonade to help fund cure for disabled brother

Raising money for a cure: Little girl sells lemonade.

Livia Gamble A Toronto girl has raised thousands selling lemonade to fund a cure for her brother who has Angelman Syndrome.

Italian sisters Claire and Emily Vincenti: Parents thought 'more about themselves than us'

Sisters at the centre of a custody battle talk to 60 Minutes.

Kim Stephens Two Italian sisters forcibly removed from their mother's Sunshine Coast home with their two younger sisters in hysterical scenes caught on camera three years ago say their father is not the violent man they portrayed him as at the time.

Mum's photos reveal 'Strong is the New Pretty'

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Mum and photographer Kate T. Parker has a message for her daughters: "Who they naturally are is enough." In her photoseries 'Strong is the New Pretty', Parker celebrates her daughters and their friends just as they are. Though she says she initially started the project to capture her daughters growing up, it grew into something else. "The project became about capturing my girls and their friends as they truly are and how that is OK. Not only OK, but worthy of celebration." To view more of Parker's work visit her website or follow her on Instagram @katetparkerphotography.

12-year-old girl with cancer determined to fulfil her dream of being a model

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Livia Gamble A Queensland girl who was diagnosed with cancer after winning a modelling competition is determined to one day walk the catwalk.

Subaru Outback review: A lot has changed in five years

More than expected: 2015 Subaru Outback 3.6R

Amber Robinson A long-term Subaru driver, I am the proud owner of a 2011 Subaru Outback wagon. I thought I’d know what to expect from the latest model, but I was very wrong.

Update: Missing boy Luke Shambrook found alive at Lake Eildon

Luke Shambrook, 11, was last seen at the Candlebark Campground in Lake Eildon National Park on Friday.

Eleven-year-old Luke Shambrook, who went missing at Lake Eildon on Good Friday, has been found alive.

Teens of today quizzed on their 90s music knowledge

Never heard of it: Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men's One Sweet Day.

Watch ten teens react to some of the decades biggest hits.

4-year-old girl with rare medical condition is addicted to eating carpet

Strange addiction: Little girl can't stop eating carpet.

Livia Gamble Jessica Knight has been diagnosed with eating disorder Pica which causes her to crave substances that aren’t edible.

Why I'm still holding onto my kids' baby clothes

Cleanouts: letting go of the items that take us back to when our kids were babies is hard.

Elana Benjamin As therapeutic as a good cleanout can be, it’s sometimes also tied to the sadness of what’s being lost forever

How to stop worrying and just be a mum

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John Rosemond Mums more likely to be stressed about parenting than dads but is this the answer to end the worrying?

Mum's apology for her two children's "obnoxious" behaviour goes viral

Kyesha Smith Wood apologises for her two children's behaviour.

Livia Gamble When Kyesha Smith Wood found out her children had been “rude and obnoxious” during a screening of Cinderella, what she did next surprised everyone.

Finding work-life balance for the 'sandwich' generation

Stuck:

Judi Light Hopson, Emma H. Hopson and Ted Hagen Are you juggling the responsibilities of parenting teenagers, helping adult children and grandchildren, plus looking after your aging parents, too? If so, you've got a full plate.

'I want a slushie': 4-year-old girl leaves her home at 3am in search of frozen drink

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Livia Gamble Soaking wet, Annabelle Ridgeway climbed onto a bus without her parents' knowledge in search of a 7/11.

The question we need to stop asking mums

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Rachel Martin Why the 'how do you do it all' question is the most unhelpful thing you can say to a mother and what you can say instead.

Easter essentials

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Here are our picks of what should be on your Easter shopping list this year.

Two adorable girls help their dad with heartwarming marriage proposal

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Livia Gamble Enlisting the help of his two adorable daughters, a NSW man proposed to their mum.

Review: How family-friendly is the new 2015 Subaru Outback 3.6R?

Kerri Sackville testing out the new Subaru Outback.

Kerri Sackville Are you looking for a new family car? Kerri Sackville and her kids took the new generation Subaru Outback for a weekend test drive and this is what they thought.

Dad dresses as Elsa, takes his daughter to 'Frozen' sing-a-long

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Livia Gamble A London dad has gone above and beyond the call of duty, dressing as Elsa from Frozen for his daughter.

Watch little girl’s hilarious reaction to becoming a big sister

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Livia Gamble Three-year-old Kathryn is about to be told the big news but she has some news of her own to share.

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