Toddler & Child

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Toddlers are delightful, messy, challenging and amazing. We explore what makes our toddlers tick, and talk to the best experts and educators to help us all raise happy and healthy kids.

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Catch up on the latest Toddler & Child segments

How do early educators get children to sleep?

Most of us will never have to get four children to sleep at once. It seems an impossible task when even one child isn’t compliant Cindy Davenport is a registered midwife…
11 mins

Mum, I’m bored! How to explain to kids why that’s a good thing

You'd be forgiven for wondeirng how we parented smartphones. It can seem like the only reason we can keep everyone on time, relatively clean, and mostly alive is because of…
16 mins

How an awesome kids book teaches us how to slow down and appreciate the little things

Meg McKinlay is a mum of two and the award winning author of the awesome picture book Ten Tiny Things. It's a story about slowing down, taking stock, and…
13 mins

Could you detect the signs of mental illness in your child?

Young kids can be pretty temperamental, but would you know whether their tears were a sign of normal development, or something that needs a little more help The eighth Royal Children’s…
11 mins

How AFLW teaches girls the strength of their own bodies and minds

In 2011, the United Nations declared October 11 International Day of the Girl Child. The resolution states that: “Empowerment of and investment in girls are key in breaking the
18 mins

What makes our kids happy?

You may know what makes your kids laugh, but what makes them truly happy A new national survey by Behind the News has revealed some interesting findings when it comes…
9 mins