Kinderling Conversation

Essential advice on parenting and children, followed by a guided meditation. Weekdays at 12pm.

It takes a village to raise a child - welcome to ours! Join host and mum-of-two Shevonne Hunt for friendly advice, interviews and insightful tips. 

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Catch up on the latest episodes

Wed 23 May 2018

29 mins
Featured the following interviews

Should grandparents be paid for looking after their grandchildren?

Online industry comparison database Finder.com.au has found that grandparents save their children around $6,000 a year on child care fees So should we be paying grandparents for the time they…
9 mins

Why fussy eating in children is normal

Is there anything as frustrating as a fussy eater You can cook several meals, and still they don’t get the nutrition they need. Holly Harris is a lecturer in Public…
11 mins

New app shows parents how to manage burns

Winter is a great time to get snuggly and warm, but it’s also a time when there are more burns in the home Dr Leila Cuttle is from the Faculty…
7 mins

Tue 22 May 2018

35 mins
Featured the following interviews

Michelle Karavas on how to help your child manage their anger

Once your child moves beyond the toddler years, you may think tantrums will be a thing of the past But anger is a human emotion, and one that not even…
12 mins

Eating well to keep on top of your parenting game with Susie Burrell

How many times has your lunch consisted of your child’s left over sandwich crusts? Or your dinner the left over veggies they refused to eat While the vegetables are not…
14 mins

Dollarmites accounts are the latest casualty of the Banking Royal Commission

If you grew up in the 80s or 90s, chances are you had a Dollarmites account The Commonwealth Bank saving scheme for children under 12 is the largest of its…
8 mins

Mon 21 May 2018

31 mins
Featured the following interviews

Kinderling Helpline: Swaddling, car fights, bedtime battles, climbing toddlers

Mothercraft Nurse Chris Minogue answered all your parenting queries for the week.

Have a question for next Monday? You can reach out via any of the channels below. For urgent…
30 mins

Fri 18 May 2018

30 mins
Featured the following interviews

The Parent Panel: Consent and nappies, the royal wedding, gender politics, when parents snap

The essential ingredients for this episode of The Parent Panel are none of than Kate Browne a.k.a The Guilty Mum and CHOICE  journalist and Neer Korn from The Korn Group…
29 mins

Thu 17 May 2018

34 mins
Featured the following interviews

Rebecca Huntley on the meaning of modern motherhood

While the world has changed since our mothers raised us, there is still much that has stayed the same. So what does it mean to be a mum in 2018…
11 mins

Sofija Stefanovic - Miss Ex-Yugoslavia - on what it means to belong to a country that no longer exists

Sofija Stephanovic is an Australian living in New York, but she was born in socialist Belgrade, then part of Yugoslavia. Her memoir Miss Ex-Yugoslavia explores what it’s like to grow…
13 mins

Wed 16 May 2018

29 mins
Featured the following interviews

How to find the right daycare when your child has special needs

Getting a spot for your child at a day care centre you’re happy with can be challenging. Do they tick all your boxes? Do they have the days available that…
10 mins

Barry Du Bois and Miguel Maestre on friendship, food and embracing our mortality

The Living Room presenters Barry Du Bois and Miguel Maestre are very good friends After Barry's cancer returned after several years of remission, the tradie and dad was angry, devastated…
18 mins