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Dublin: 8 °C Thursday 9 April, 2020

'It's my bible': 7 genuinely useful parenting books and apps, as recommended by mums and dads

‘My mum gave me her old copy of Your Baby And Child. We both found it invaluable.’

How to keep costs down as your kids grow up - from creative packed lunches to DIY drama classes

Sheena McGinley shares some practical advice for handling the basics on a budget.

Am I being a bad parent... by not getting a family pet?

Say no, or give in to the constant pleas for a dog? Three experts have their say.


'It took an army of aunts and uncles to get him smiling': Karen shares how she made this family photo happen

‘We normally have tantrums and tears at mealtimes – and that’s just from me.’

Offerwatch: 20% off buggies at Mamas & Papas, plus more kid and baby deals to shop this week

Plus, discounts at Debenhams, Boots and Bella Baby.