Digital Safety: Developing Healthy Digital Habits at a Young Age

Digital is a fundamental part of our everyday lives including the lives of primary school children.…

Positive Parenting Discipline Techniques

Parenting is an art and journey filled with challenges and learning opportunities. Parenting requires selflessness, care,…

Breastmilk: A Cornerstone to Holistic Society-Wide Health & Wellbeing

Malnutrition among infants is a serious healthcare concern in South Africa, with around 25% of children under 5…

The Crucial Role of Iron in Pregnancy

  Pregnancy is a miraculous time of growth and change, both for the baby and the…

The Unsung Heroes Behind a Healthy Pregnancy

Dear Expecting Mothers, Embracing motherhood, a phase I’ve journeyed through with my two beautiful children, is…

Why It’s Important to Reduce Your Children’s Sugar Intake

It’s natural to assume that childhood is associated with sweet memories and treats – from chocolate…

Four Changes You Can Expect From Your Skin During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a time of excitement and anticipation, but it’s not without its ups and downs.…

Are Mothers Introducing Milk Substitutes Too Soon?

Stunting is the most common manifestation of malnutrition in South Africa and affects more than a…

Nappy Braais On the Rise

Fathers-to-be embrace the fun and importance of mate-rnity parties Traditionally, baby showers have focused on celebrating…

What’s Your Childs Crawling Style?

Crawling usually happens between 7 and 10 months, and movement could start as early as 4…

Leading Baby Gear Brand Nuna, Now Available in SA

International baby gear brand, Nuna has recently launched in South Africa much to the delight of…

Discipline vs Punishment

What really helps vulnerable children build confidence and self-control? As a normal part of their development,…

How to Break Out of Eggshell Parenting

If you’re reading this, we don’t have to tell you parenting is a roller coaster of…

Newborn Baby Essentials: The Ultimate Baby Checklist

What do you need before a baby arrives? With a newborn baby on the way, your…

Six Tips to Help Baby Sleep at Night

A baby that hardly sleeps is never easy for parents, especially since there is no way…

Help Is On Hand for Coping with Crying Colicky Babies

When your newborn is screaming in distress for hours on end for what seems like no…

Globally Teen Depression Reaches An All-Time High

Depression has become the leading cause of illness and disability among adolescents worldwide, which in most…

Helping New Mums Get a Handle on Baby’s Routine

Parent Sense App launches Responsive Routine feature As incredible as the first year of your baby’s…

How Can We Support Our Youth’s Mental Health Struggles?

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), approximately one in seven children aged 10 to 19 years…

Dummies, Why We Love & Hate Them

Dummies have been around for ages. They are known as pacifiers for an excellent reason. They…

5 Things New Moms Never Talk About

Motherhood is so much more than giving birth. It’s loving and knowing a soul before you…

The Family Skin Care Brand that Soothes and Smoothes

As a parent, you know that nothing is more important than taking care of your little…

The Link Between Eczema and Gut Health

If your child struggles with eczema, you know too well the symptoms of itching, swelling, dryness,…

Does My Child’s Future Lie Overseas?

Does my child have a future in South Africa? This is a question that plagues many…

Top 5 Gifts to Achieve Baby’s (S)milestone.

Whether you’re going to a birthday party, a baby shower, or you’re trying to be aunt/uncle…

Taking Care of Little One… One Step At a Time

Pregnancy – probably one of the most joyous and memorable times of a woman’s life! Yes,…

Does What You Eat In Pregnancy Matter?

There’s nothing quite like pregnancy to focus your attention on your health and well-being.  Most moms-to-be…

BACK-TO-SCHOOL: Tips to Build Your Child’s Immunity

How can you protect your child from back-to-school germs? Some healthy habits can serve as an…

A Safety Guide to Giving Your Child a First Phone

Getting a first smartphone has become the major milestone of modern childhood, and many families are…

What Parents Need To Know About Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying is one of the online threats that parents dread the most.  It’s covert and insidious,…

What Vaccines Do Kids Need?

Immunisation protects young children from diseases including tuberculosis, polio, hepatitis, and measles, which can be fatal.…

Happy Event Keeping Moms Happy Every Step of the Way

From stretch marks to postnatal body loving – and all the stages in between, Happy Event…

Supplementation In Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Why Do You Need Those Nutrients?

A woman’s nutritional status during pregnancy and breastfeeding is not only critical for her health but…

How To Spot The Early Signs Of Autism – And How To Prepare For Them

The timing and severity of autism symptoms vary wildly. Some children show potential symptoms at six…

Cherubs, Understanding Care

It’s true that parenting doesn’t come with a manual, but at CHERUBS we can help you…

Exposing Children To Germs… How Much Is Too Much?

Although we are told exposing our children to germs is good for them, as it boosts…

Dangers of Parents Overdressing Children In Winter

Infants run the risk of skin or heat rashes because they sweat profusely if they are…

Why Children’s Gaming Does Have Benefits

The warnings about letting your children become video and digital gamers can be overwhelming.  The list…

Helping Your Little One Fall Asleep

One common complaint most parents with babies and toddlers have, is that their children don’t sleep…

The 5 Most Important Things To Know When Having Your First Baby

By Irene Bourquin Choose the right caregiver It is best to choose a caregiver early in…

Epi-Max® Our Family, For Your Family

Elvee Consultancy, a Public Relations Consultancy based in Cape Town, South Africa, signs Epi-Max® – as new client.…

Finding Solutions To Baby And Toddler Sleep Woes

Few issues vex the parents of babies and toddlers more than their child’s struggles to sleep…

Tips To Keep Baby Safe From Germs With Milton

Bringing your baby home from the hospital can be both an exciting and daunting experience. No…

Lagging Concentration? – Brain-Nourishing Ideas For Child Concentration Issues

Many parents find their children lagging in focus and mental energy around the end of the…

Children’s Mental Health And The Digital World: How To Get The Balance Right

Technology has increasingly blurred the boundaries between the physical and digital worlds. This has led to…

Fussy Eaters

When a child refuses to eat certain foods or eats the same things repeatedly, this is…

The Risks And Rewards For Kids In The Digital World

Most of our children are online every day. The number of mobile devices in the hands…

Say Goodbye To Extra Loads & Laundry-Sorting Stress With Dr. Beckmann Colour & Dirt Collector Sheets

From your turquoise bed linen or blue and white striped t-shirt to your favourite red polka…

Teach Your Kids To Be Smart With Their Smartphones

“Parents, we need to teach our kids to use their smartphones responsibly. Social media (and the…

Introducing Ring Alarm

Ring, whose mission is to make neighbourhoods safer, today announced its affordable, easy-to-install security system, Ring…