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It seems the UK weather often doesn’t get the memo about the school summer holidays.  There’s nothing more depressing than a washout picnic or trip to the park, so you might want to plan some activities that aren’t dependent on an optimistic weather forecast. We’ve rounded up nine sure-fire ways to keep the kids entertained without […]

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The heartwarming moment an eight-year-old took his first steps after major surgery has been caught on camera.  Giovanni Algarin, eight, from Pennsylvannia, US, suffers from genetic disorder Schwartz–Jampel syndrome (SJS) and recently had hip-reconstruction surgery.  His condition means he has a rare form of dwarfism, which causes his muscles to become tight and stiff. After hip surgery, Giovanni’s […]

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A dad decided to document his son’s first ever rollercoaster ride and captured the moment the boy went from loving it, to refusing to go on it ever again. The duo, who were at a theme park in Oklahoma, US, both looked like they were having the time of their lives when the rollercoaster started. […]

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With the kids off school and time off work, the Easter holidays give families a chance to spend time together. For some families, though, it seems to bring about some seriously embarrassing photos involving bonnets galore. We’ve found some of the best snaps from Awkward Family Photos and just to warn you, they involve a lot of […]

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A five-year-old photographed the “raw and emotive” moment his mum sat in the shower cradling his poorly baby sister. Kelli Bannister, 30, from Perth, uploaded the photo to her Facebook account on Tuesday 19 April calling the moment one of the “worst parts of motherhood”. She said she was physically and mentally exhausted as her daughter, […]

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Parents have been celebrating their sons’ love of “girls’ toys” after a four-year-old boy succinctly summed up why toys are always gender neutral. Rheann MacLaren, from Scotland, took to Facebook to express her pride in her son Harry McGregor’s response to a stranger in a toy shop who tried to dissuade him from playing with a pink […]

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The parents of a visually-impaired boy believe their family dog saved their son from going blind, by showing them he had a condition affecting his eyes. Mark Cannon, five, has been inseparable from his pet dog Alfie since he was a baby, but his family could never explain why the dog always walked on Mark’s […]

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A working dad made a promise to spend more time with his son after a touching video showed him what he was missing. LEGO filmed the man’s son, Hsiao Feng, sharing a glimpse of his imagination when building a scene with his bricks. The boy, from Taiwan, explained his dad repairs and sells cars. He used […]

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No parent knows how a toddler will react when a new baby is brought home from the hospital. But this little boy was so head over heels with his sister, he serenaded her while she lay on his lap.  He cradled her face and arms and sung Joe Cocker’s ‘You Are So Beautiful’ in the cutest […]

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A photo of a dad and his daughter in front of a computer screen is baffling people on the internet. All is not quite as it at first seems in the photo, posted to Reddit by user narcolepsyinc. “My wife took a picture of my daughter drawing with me,” the dad wrote. “At first glance, […]

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