Hayden was not sick. He did not struggle with depression nor did he have a history of mental health problems. He was a normal healthy and happy kid who was unprepared for social isolation. And it cost him his life. His father has made a very powerful video reflecting on how social isolation and COVID played a role in leading Hayden to suicide.
Interactive, engaging and full of interesting facts, these Lonely Planet kids books are so cool to read the kids won’t even realise they’re learning!
Parents, before you bring HPV up at the dinner table, have a read of our guide to the virus so you are armed with just the right things to say to your teen.
‘Dumb’ takes on a whole new level with this TikTok trend known as the Skull Breaking challenge. With a name like that, you know it won’t end well.
And you thought 8 was a tough age for boys! Wait until they enter the ‘Tricky 10s.” We’ve teamed up with a paediatric nurse to understand what’s going with our 10-year-old boys.
To my daughter, before you get any more grown-up. And to all the mums with little girls that are growing up way too fast, feel free to pass these along.
This simple jar has made a huge difference to our school holiday plans, prevented loads of fights and stopped the “what can we do?” questions.
She caught me off guard. What do you say at this critical moment? How do you have the dreaded Santa talk? One mum tells us how she got it seriously wrong.