Parents & Carers

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Parents and carers are the foundation of any family. After all, to look after kids, you need to look after yourself too. Kinderling Conversation brings you the latest info and friendly advice, as well as exploring the raft of issues facing modern parents.

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Catch up on the latest Parents & Carers segments

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

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

Incontinence after baby, and what to do about it

Having a baby can change your body in many ways. Unfortunately, not all of the changes are good. Many mums experience incontinence after carrying or birthing a baby Dr Sneha
7 mins

Simple steps to supporting single mums this Mother’s Day

When you have a partner to pester for a massage, a card, or at the very least a sleep in, you will always have some kind of surprise come Mother’s…
8 mins

Robin Barker explains attachment parenting

There are lots of different styles of parenting, but if there’s one that is widely misunderstood, it’s attachment parenting Robin Barker, author of Baby Love, explains the history…
12 mins

Why we need to talk about mothers in prison

Kerry Tucker spent four and a half years in a maximum-security prison, but when she went in her girls were still young. When she left they were teenagers with their…
20 mins