Robin Barker on being a modern grandparent

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Thu 27 July 2017

13 mins

In Australia grandparents take on one third of unpaid childcare needs for working parents. But does this create tension and resentment, or help strengthen family bonds?

Robin Barker is not just the author of the go-to-bible for parents Baby Love, but is a parent and grandparent in her own right. She opens up about her experience as a grandparent in Australia today, and how grandparenting now differs from generations past.

For more information on Robin, her writing and where to get your hands on a copy of one of her many books, head along to her website.

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