# parents - Sunday 9 March, 2014
Baby socks in your pocket and snot on your shoulder.
# parents - Saturday 1 March, 2014
They didn’t make a whole three films based on the experience for nothing, y’know.
# parents - Monday 24 February, 2014
In total last year, there were 175 court summons given to parents over 101 children.
Nobody warned them it wasn’t a family-friendly film.
# parents - Sunday 23 February, 2014
If your idea of having children is lovingly gazing at your partner while your baby coos in your arms, then you’re in for a little shock, writes Elizabeth MacDonnell.
# parents - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
Is it ever ok to discipline someone else’s child? Martina Newe looks at when you should intervene – and when you absolutely shouldn’t.
# parents - Sunday 16 February, 2014
Warning! Do NOT read this with your parents (or your kids).
# parents - Thursday 13 February, 2014
All staff and children who has close contact with them have been given antibiotics.
# parents - Saturday 8 February, 2014
Playdates are basically the office parties of kid-land: the stakes are higher than they seem and opting out is harder than you think, writes Emily Hourican.
# parents - Sunday 2 February, 2014
Tantrums are hard. They’re hard on the child and on the parents – but what should you do if you see a stranger’s child having a tantrum? Sinéad Fox gives some tips.
# parents - Saturday 1 February, 2014
No matter how much preparation you do, the reality of caring for your new baby can overwhelm you. Follow these tips to keep your relationship on track once your bundle of joy arrives, writes Martina Newe.
The helpline is open this weekend following an investigation into the deaths of four babies over six years at the hospital.
# parents - Thursday 30 January, 2014
Employers need to ensure they’re not discriminating against working parents that are organised enough to leave at 5 o’clock – judge the output, not the hours, writes Andrea Mara.
# parents - Monday 27 January, 2014
As long as you live under my roof…
# parents - Sunday 26 January, 2014
Aside from general embarrassment, of course.
# parents - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The Minister for Justice aims to legislate for children born through surrogacy and donor material from a third party to be recognised as the child of the both members of the couple.
(… and guess how that worked out)
# parents - Monday 20 January, 2014
The effects of the removal of the tax credit for lone parents is now being seen, significantly reducing overall income for parents who are living apart, writes Margot Doherty.
# parents - Monday 13 January, 2014
Two statuses. One for your friends, one for your family. Ingenious.
# parents - Saturday 11 January, 2014
Teenage issues and aggression are the most common reasons for calls to a helpline for parents in Ireland.
# parents - Thursday 2 January, 2014
Two thirds of primary school children are assisted daily by their parents with homework, but 4 per cent of primary school children and 28 per cent of secondary school children never receive any.
# parents - Thursday 26 December, 2013
Police in Manchester have described the attack as a “disgusting and cowardly”.
# parents - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
The HSE are stressing the importance of vaccination against tetanus which causes death in between 10-25 per cent of cases.
# parents - Friday 13 December, 2013
No one wants to hear their parents describe the sex they have, really, do they?
The new figures relate to cases whereby a child was taken out of the UK against the stipulation of a court order, or against the will of one parent.
# parents - Thursday 12 December, 2013
The baby is crying. The dog wants to know what’s wrong.
# parents - Monday 9 December, 2013
The questionnaire aims to find out if parents want their children wearing school uniforms and, if so, what type they would like them to wear.
# parents - Sunday 8 December, 2013
Accept in now, and hold your peace.
# parents - Thursday 28 November, 2013
This is true collaboration.
The Fingal area of Dublin recorded the highest birth rate in the country with the lowest rate recorded in Mayo.
# parents - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
Learn to fight your baby. DO NOT FEAR YOUR BABY.
# parents - Monday 25 November, 2013
The Children and Family Relationships Bill is proposing a sweeping and comprehensive review of an area of law that touches all of our lives, writes Katherine Irwin.
# parents - Thursday 21 November, 2013
# parents - Wednesday 20 November, 2013
Ireland needs to follow the lead of other countries and make corporal punishment illegal, writes Tanya Ward.
# parents - Thursday 14 November, 2013
Children had to run and take shelter in gardens as the van driver steered around a corner to escape his attackers.
# parents - Monday 11 November, 2013
Ruairí Quinn has launched proposals to cut the cost of school uniforms by empowering parents to make their views known to schools.
# parents - Sunday 10 November, 2013
Like, whatever Mum and Dad.
New proposed changes to the One Parent Family Credit have been announced – and separated parents are not happy.
# parents - Friday 8 November, 2013
Marina and Kevin Krim’s two children were killed in their apartment last year.
# parents - Monday 4 November, 2013
The latest report from the Growing Up in Ireland study has examined the role of parenting on infant development.