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A toddler did not want her dad to play with her two maracas, but he wouldn’t take no for an answer. In the hilarious two-minute video shared on Facebook, the dad keeps playing with the red rattles, causing the feisty girl to come in, shouting “No,no, no!” and take them off him. Facebook The sequence carries on for […]

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Michael Gove has been criticised after reportedly leaving his 11-year-old son alone in a hotel room while he went to a party. The Tory MP and his wife, Sarah Vine, attended an event to mark the end of the Cheltenham Literary Festival in mid October.  The Sunday Mirror claimed Gove’s son, William, was found by the […]

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Two conjoined twins who were said to have a “slim chance of survival” when they were born are preparing to start school.  Rosie and Ruby Formosa, four, who were born joined at the abdomen and shared part of the intestine, needed an emergency operation at London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital (Gosh) to separate them when […]

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It’s that time of year again, when you need to start thinking about shopping for school supplies. Shopping for school uniform during the summer holidays may be viewed by children as a form of cruel and unusual punishment. Shop online for as much as you can to make the process as painless as possible, and […]

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A mum has explained how grateful she was when a man her daughter kept calling “daddy” on a flight took it in his stride and didn’t correct her. Shanell wrote an open letter to “daddy in seat 16c” thanking him and explaining she called him dad because her daughter Kate, who has autism, felt safe in […]

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Alesha Dixon’s daughter experiences tantrums just like any other toddler. The 37-year-old mum to Azura proved motherhood isn’t always easy as she discussed the ups and downs of having a (nearly) three-year-old. Asked if she has to deal with toddler tantrums, Dixon told The Huffington Post UK: “Oh yes, oh yeah she’s the queen of them! […]

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Ben Affleck was shocked when he realised his son had been hanging out with royals in London. The 44-year-old actor had taken his three children, Violet, 10, Seraphina, seven, and Sam, four, to an indoor play area without realising Prince George and Princess Charlotte were there, too. “I noticed this weird vibe from the other […]

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More than 50% of parents with a perinatal mental illness  contemplated taking their own lives while they were ill, a charity report has found. On top of this, 80% of the 1,047 parents who had experienced a mental illness during pregnancy or after birth surveyed by PANDAS Foundation (Pre And Postnatal Depression Advice and Support)  believe there is not enough […]

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The first day back at school after six weeks off can be a bit of a shock for many kids. The stark difference between this little girl’s photo before she went to school and on the way home, perfectly captures the impact. Click ‘Next’ on the slideshow below.  Suggest a correction

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Toys “R” Us has announced it will be holding additional Christmas shopping hours specifically for families affected by autism and special needs.  The toy shop hopes to provide a positive experience for children with autism, who may struggle under normal conditions in store. Lights will be slightly dimmed and fluorescent lighting will be reduced where […]

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