Women and work-life balance: work wins and life is in the balance

Ann Farmer | 02 September 2019 | CONNIPTIONS |  
tags: childcare, mothers, work-life balance

Reading to toddlers: moms and dads do it differently

Duncan Fisher | 30 July 2019 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child development, fathers, mothers

The model mum is now an employee, not a homemaker

Veronika Winkels | 29 October 2018 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: caregiving, family policy, mothers, work-life balance

The hidden economy that love and mothers generate

Patrick F. Fagan | 06 November 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: economics, mothers, redistribution

Best apps for busy moms

Fabrizio Piciarelli | 14 Jun 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Children, family relationships, mothers, parents

‘The happiest day of your life is never over’

Garry Kasparov | 25 May 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: commencement address, democracy, moral values, mothers
But first, listen to your mother, a chess champion tells new graduates.

Breastfeeding reaps cardiac benefits for mums

Nicole M. King | 12 August 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast-feeding, health, mothers
Breastfeeding is beneficial for mums as well as their babies.

Happy Mother’s Day!

Marcus Roberts | 08 May 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: infant mortality, Melinda Gates, mothers, Save the Children
A new report has been released by Save the Children entitled: "Surviving the First Day"

Discerning newborns

Carolyn Moynihan | 03 January 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child development, language, mothers
Babies come into the world able to distinguish their mother-tongue.

Sexualisation of girls and the role of the mother

Carolyn Moynihan | 26 July 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: girls, mothers, sexualisation of children
While media portrayals of women and girls as sexual objects are omnipresent and intrusive, we can blame too much on these public influences and forget the importance of what parents do.

Daycare must focus on child, not adult needs, says new report

Carolyn Moynihan | 09 February 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child wellbeing, daycare, mothers
British psychologist and author Aric Sigman, draws on research indicating that attending daycare for an extended period of time is a significant source of stress for many young children.

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