• Mum defends spending £7,000 on son's first birthday party
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    Rebekah Scanlan

    Mum defends spending £7,000 on son's first birthday party

    The lavish birthday party included a professional photographer, a play area, custom decorations, and a face painter.

  • Study reveals measures parents take to get their child into a good school
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    Danielle Fowler

    Study reveals measures parents take to get their child into a good school

    Parents are prepared to attend church or even purchase a second home in the catchment area.

  • Mum expecting triplets goes viral after sharing incredible images of her journey
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    Danielle Fowler

    Mum expecting triplets goes viral after sharing incredible images of her journey

    This is what being pregnant with triplets look like.

  • Waitrose mocked online for list of 'essential' student food items
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    Danielle Fowler

    Waitrose mocked online for list of 'essential' student food items

    "What happened to beans on toast?"

  • School brings back controversial corporal punishment with parents' permission
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    Danielle Fowler

    School brings back controversial corporal punishment with parents' permission

    The decision to punish misbehaving children with a paddle has been met with controversy.

  • Father posts video of baby sucking on his nipple - is it OK for dads to 'comfort nurse'?
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    Korin Miller

    Father posts video of baby sucking on his nipple - is it OK for dads to 'comfort nurse'?

    One father's decision to 'comfort feed' his daughter sparked criticism online.

  • Back to school: Healthy packed lunch ideas your children are guaranteed to love
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    Danielle Fowler

    Back to school: Healthy packed lunch ideas your children are guaranteed to love

    As  children  across the nation prepare for another school year, there’s a lot on a parent ‘s to-do list from bagging a whole new uniform to helping out with any last-minute summer projects. So who’s even found the time to think about their packed lunches? With nut-free policies in a growing number of schools and a few fussy eaters in every class, it’s proving harder than ever before to ensure your child doesn’t come home with half a soggy sandwich left in their lunch box. But we’ve tracked down the recipes designed to make the nightly prep a little easier. From last-minute wraps to moreish treats you and your family can enjoy baking, look no further for go-to inspiration this September. We can guarantee you’ll be taking your own lunchbox to work after taking a look at some of these easy-to-follow recipes… Follow us on   Instagram  and   Facebook  for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow  @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: The science behind taking children on a term-time holiday John Lewis releases predictions for top 10 toys this Christmas  Should parents buy new school uniform every year?  

  • Dad wears hilarious outfits to wave his kid off to school
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    Danielle Fowler

    Dad wears hilarious outfits to wave his kid off to school

    Let this be a lesson to all teenagers starting college this September.

  • Toddler gives himself a Nutella bath after just 20 unsupervised minutes
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    Danielle Fowler

    Toddler gives himself a Nutella bath after just 20 unsupervised minutes

    After being left alone to play downstairs, the three-year-old helped himself to a large tub of chocolate spread and the results are hilarious.

  • Mum shares genius hack designed to keep children safe on the beach this summer
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    Danielle Fowler

    Mum shares genius hack designed to keep children safe on the beach this summer

    The safety hack requires nothing but an old shower curtain.

  • Australia to fine parents who don't vaccinate their children
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    Danielle Fowler

    Australia to fine parents who don't vaccinate their children

    Parents who don't keep up to date with their children's immunisations face benefit cuts.

  • Kylie Jenner sparks controversy after piercing her five-month-old daughter's ears
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    Danielle Fowler

    Kylie Jenner sparks controversy after piercing her five-month-old daughter's ears

    The social media mogul has come under fire for piercing her daughter Stormi Webster's ears.

  • Blue Ivy is all of us when watching our parents get frisky
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    Ciara Sheppard

    Blue Ivy is all of us when watching our parents get frisky

    A new video from Beyoncé and Jay Z's concert shows the six-year-old cringing at her parents

  • Jamie Vardy granted permission to take his children out of school to watch him play in the World Cup
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    Danielle Fowler

    Jamie Vardy granted permission to take his children out of school to watch him play in the World Cup

    "How is it fair that 'wags' can take their children out of school to visit their footballer dads with the school's blessing but servicemen and women's children can't?"

  • Parents want to police what goes in kids party bags
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    Yahoo Style UK team

    Parents want to police what goes in kids party bags

    A third of parents know of a child who has been injured by a cheap party bag toy

  • Parents share hilarious photographs of life before and after having kids
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    Danielle Fowler

    Parents share hilarious photographs of life before and after having kids

    Parents from across the globe are taking to Instagram to highlight the hilarious difference between life before and after having children . Founded by dad Mike Julianelle, Instagram page,  Got Toddlered , encourages  parents  to send in amusing submissions and the results are something to behold. In the bio, Julianelle jokes that the images don’t have to include toddlers, as “they destroy regardless of age.” The father-of-two also runs a popular blog titled ‘Dad and Buried’ where he shares a candid insight into his relatable experiences with newfound parenthood. Julianelle told Huffington Post : “Obviously, it’s meant to be lighthearted, and no one is seriously blaming their children for the state of their faces or lives.” He added, “Except for me when I seriously blame my kids for the state of my face and my life, which is basically all I do on my blog and Facebook page and Twitter.” Inspired by his hilarious comparison between life before and after having kids, parents have taken to the social media platform to share their own experiences. Whether it’s swapping parties for nights in or giving up holidays for sick-stained cuddles, these are the most hilarious before and after pictures to have ever graced the Internet. Follow us on  Instagram ,  Facebook , and  Twitter  for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. Read more from Yahoo Style UK: Mum sparks fierce debate about getting her four-year-old daughter’s ears pierced  Forget dabbing: ‘The Floss’ is the dance craze you need to know about Should a parent ever admit one child is there favourite?

  • 3 Reasons Your Good Kid Is Lying To You
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    YourTango on Yahoo

    3 Reasons Your Good Kid Is Lying To You

    It is both mind-boggling and frustrating beyond belief when you have an otherwise good kid who has repeated bouts of being “less than honest.”

  • 7 Traits I Require in the Future Mother of My Children
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    YourTango on Yahoo

    7 Traits I Require in the Future Mother of My Children

    Should you look for different things in a co-parent than you do a partner?

  • 5 Upsides to Being Divorced and Single
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    YourTango on Yahoo

    5 Upsides to Being Divorced and Single

    The time with your kids is all yours! You don’t have to share cuddle time, or worry that someone is going to walk in and distract a special moment with any of your children. You bet! And no one to give you a “you’re poisoning the children” dirty look while you do it. You get to redefine what “family” means.   Who says “a family” must always include a Mom, Dad and child(ren). A family supports each other, forgives, keeps you safe, and accepts you for who you truly are.

  • You Better Have ‘The Talk’ With Your Kid Before the Internet Does
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    YourTango on Yahoo

    You Better Have ‘The Talk’ With Your Kid Before the Internet Does

    One peer-reviewed study found that boys, between 12 and 17 years old, who were exposed to pornography had sex earlier and initiated oral sex earlier in an imitation of what they had seen.

  • 7 Reasons I Don’t Spank My Kids
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    YourTango on Yahoo

    7 Reasons I Don’t Spank My Kids

    Last year, Ireland became the 47th country in the world to outlaw corporal punishment of children, including in the home. This means that it’s illegal for parents in Ireland to spank, slap, hit, or inflict any kind of physical punishment on their children for misbehavior. Other countries that have outlawed these practices include Argentina, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Israel, Kenya, and the Netherlands.

  • To the Teacher Who Said My Son Would Never Read
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    YourTango on Yahoo

    To the Teacher Who Said My Son Would Never Read

    You were cranky and tired and miserable. You were lonely and bitter. If you ever loved teaching, then that love had extinguished years ago. You were impatient, cold, smug and condescending.

  • Beauty Products for Your Back-to-School Kit
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    Noël Duan

    Beauty Products for Your Back-to-School Kit

    Before the Yahoo Beauty editors were professional beauty geeks, we loved preparing for the new school year because it was the first perfect excuse to try new beauty products, debut a new haircut, and show off our new-and-improved selves, possibly with a smattering of freckles or a summer tan.