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. Right here is where you'll find the latest information on grown-up stuff, friendly advice, and personal stories as well as experts tackling the raft of issues facing modern parents.

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Catch up on the latest Parents & Carers segments

Mummies Paying It Forward with Fatma Elzein and Marie Norman

Mummies Paying it Forward is a wonderful community group doing great deeds around Sydney. Founded by mum of four and paediatric nurse Fatma Elzein and run by a small, dedicated team…
16 mins

Kidspot’s Lucy Kippist talks Christmas chaos and presents

It’s that time of the week when host Shevonne Hunt catches up with good friend and Kidspot Parenting and Lifestyle Editor, Lucy Kippist. Hear the girls trade their favourite…
14 mins

Meet our new Kinderling Dad

Stavros Yiannoukas, of Bluejuice fame, has two small children and a low level fear of playgrounds Hear about his transition from rock star to domestic goddess, and his search for…
13 mins

Buying ethically this Christmas

Kids grow up fast and the clothes that fit them a few weeks ago might be a tight squeeze today. It’s easy to pick up new clothes for an affordable…
7 mins

Toymaker VTech hack exposes over six million kids’ accounts worldwide

In frightening news, a cyber-attack on toy company VTech has seen hackers steal personal data from over six million children’s profile accounts globally. The hack on their Learning Lounge and…
10 mins

Nat Bass discusses her clothing label Chi Khi and getting back into music

We know Natalie Bassingthwaighte best as an actress (Neighbours), artist (Rogue Traders) and a TV host (The X-Factor, So You Think You Can Dance Australia)…
12 mins