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50 things every parent wants to know
We offer lots of advice in answer to those questions you never knew you needed to ask, before becoming a parent
12 January 2015 at 17:33

How can I teach my child to be a super swimmer?
The holidays are the ideal time to help your child get in the swim
07 January 2015 at 10:27

How to help your child save the planet
The world is in your child’s hands, so give him a blueprint for a positive future
06 January 2015 at 17:03

How to inspire a love of gardening in children
Encourage a budding gardener and you can also give them a fresh outlook on food
06 January 2015 at 17:01

How to encourage your child's interest in the family tree
From heirlooms to ancestry, spark your child’s interest in your clan’s history
06 January 2015 at 16:56

What are the benefits of having a family pet?
Could an animal companion improve your child’s health and wellbeing?
06 January 2015 at 16:48

How to choose the perfect childhood pet
Could the humble goldfish really rival a four-legged friend for companionship?
06 January 2015 at 16:43

The hippest way to welcome your baby
Why parents are finding alternative ways to mark the birth of their babe
06 January 2015 at 16:37

How to encourage your child to give you a winning smile
There are many skills to master in life, but top of the list is the art of smiling…
05 January 2015 at 10:20

How to enjoy a carefree family summer
It’s time to turn your back on relentless schedules, kick back and relax
01 June 2014 at 16:50

Heston Blumenthal and co's top Christmas tips
From delicious food and beautiful decorations to curtailing children’s tantrums, six experts provide simple suggestions to help you have the happiest Christmas
21 December 2013 at 09:00

How to make the most of family museum visits
From making discoveries to family time, here is why museums are so important for your child and how to make the most of them
14 September 2013 at 09:00

How to teach your child the value of money
Find the balance between spontaneous spender and prudent piggy-banker with ease
09 September 2013 at 11:30

How to build a brave child
Simple techniques that will build her sense of adventure from a young age
14 May 2013 at 10:47

Hot topic: The Great British breakfast
Why the first meal of the day is important to your child's development
02 April 2013 at 16:10

Help your child make friends
The path of true friendship ne'er did run smooth, but you can help your child navigate its tricky waters by nurturing her social skills
13 February 2013 at 10:38

How to raise a model citizen
Every parent wants to know how to bring up a child with manners and respect for others
11 February 2013 at 10:07

Furry feelings
How to teach your child the importance of emotional expression
06 February 2013 at 10:33

Hot topic: The birds and the bees
Why it's important to be open and honest with your child about sex and relationships
01 February 2013 at 10:27

Diary of a wimpy parent
Mollycoddling our children is the blight of modern parenthood, so is it time to get tough and wave farewell to wet parenting?
28 December 2012 at 09:00

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