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Parenting

Learning Curve: Father's passion for diving brings sons closer

For students, summer holidays are synonymous with play. This is essential to children’s development, contributing to their cognitive, physical, social and emotional well-being.

Monday, 8 July, 2013, 9:30am

Book review: Parenting Without Borders, by Christine Gross-Loh

Each country has its own firm beliefs about child rearing - and anyone who has married into a different culture will know that these differences can be a frequent source of conflict between parents and their respective in-laws.

16 Jun 2013 - 4:22pm

Choices in the classroom motivate learning

Earlier this year, Primary Six pupils of Sun Fong Chung Primary School in Tai Po had fun organising their own Lunar New Year market.

11 Jun 2013 - 10:41am

'Pete's a Pizza' book offers tips on easing children's mood swings

When my daughter is eager to relate news back to her teachers, she has a habit of interrupting them at inconvenient times.

4 Jun 2013 - 9:17am

Hunger games: getting fussy toddlers to eat

Toddlers can be picky eaters, but a visiting author says a lack of variety in their meals will only make them more fussy, writes Tessa Chan

28 May 2013 - 11:13am

Paper talk, May 25, 2013

Sunday, Apple Daily

Pregnant mum tries to hang herself over restaurant row

25 May 2013 - 5:27am

The Barking Lot Café is a haven for pet lovers

Hebe, a black ball of fluff, looks up shyly through his Perspex enclosure. The puppy is a "prosecution case", meaning he was rescued from his former owner, who was later charged with animal abuse.

21 May 2013 - 11:47am

Enterprising parents running start-ups from home

Greg Stockdale and his wife Julie consider themselves fortunate parents. They get to have regular meals with their two-year-old daughter Kelly, and take her to the park and swimming pool almost every day.

15 May 2013 - 3:03pm 1 comment

Sisters score hit with the mother of all Gangnam parodies, Harilela-style

Sherina Utamchandani and Hersha Chellaram's Mama Style - their take on South Korean pop sensation Psy's megahit - has received 12,500 views on YouTube in less than a week.

8 May 2013 - 4:15am 2 comments

Pay it forward: Raising children who are 'bucket fillers'

March was volunteer month in my family. It started with flag day, standing outside a shopping centre in Causeway Bay, soliciting donations for the Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation.

7 May 2013 - 11:41am

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