Nerves, excitement and relief. We asked parents and kids how their first day back went down.
Yes, you can travel to Paris, Japan and Tahiti this weekend and you can do it largely for free, writes Dilvin Yasa.
She may have been a mum for 12 years, but this is the first Mother's Day Jenny Morrison could hope to be spoiled with breakfast in bed.
" It really is like nails on a chalkboard for me."
Children's wellbeing expert Dr Maxine Therese says it's not unusual for children to avoid asking for help.
"What is a composite number?"
As the curve flattens I realise I'll miss my kids when they go back to school
Alex Ryvchin hopes to impart a timeless message about finding the positive even through the darkest of days.
It's the mash-up we didn't know we needed in our lives.
It's a normal reaction to times of stress and is often temporary.
Should this mum give up her She Shed?