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

Tue 2 June 2015

52 mins
Featured the following interviews

Off to big school

Zoe Meunier is a mother to two young children and runs the fabulous blog, Adventures in Domesticity. She writes about everything from adventures in self maintenance and parenting to adventures/failures…
16 mins

Child care methods around the world

Do you ever wonder how other cultures teach their children? Or how we rate, in Australia, in our approach to early learning? In the June issue of Child Magazine, they…
18 mins

Nursery tips

Baby number one is on it’s way… or possibly baby number two. You have an empty room that needs to be set up for when you bring them home. What are the…
8 mins

Mon 1 June 2015

45 mins
Featured the following interviews

Health Insurance

It can take a lot of research and organisation to find a private health insurance policy that's right for your family. In this episode we discuss the basics of health…
8 mins

Hiding veggies in food

Sometimes pesky veggies can be the downfall of the most delicious and lovingly prepared meal. Hear some tips for sneaking those extra veggies into your children's meals to make the…
10 mins

Baby helpline: Monday June 1, 2015

Every Monday, experienced Mothercraft Nurse Chris Minogue, answers your questions on sleep, weaning, settling, bathing, routines, development and anything in between In this episode Chris talks about a baby's nutrition…
20 mins

GOMA: Art on the Wild Side

Find out more about Art on the Wild Side, a new exhibition exploring the wild and wonderful ways artist’s use animals in their work, on display at the Gallery of…
7 mins

Fri 29 May 2015

46 mins
Featured the following interviews

Choosing family films for the Sydney Film Festival

Hear about four exciting, family approporiate films, showing this year at the Sydney Film Festival from June 3-14: Song of the Sea, Wide Open Sky, Crow's Egg and Gayby Baby…
8 mins

Play with recycled objects

Mum of four, Georgie Smart, creates fantastical play settings for her kids at home out of everyday objects like toilet rolls and newspaper. Listen in for some tips GUEST: Georgie…
10 mins

Thu 28 May 2015

60 mins
Featured the following interviews

The new program helping women with infertility

Learn more about the new infertility program, Positive Mind Body,  developed by Dr Domar in the United States and proven to improve the success of IVF treatment.   GUEST: Dr Alice…
19 mins

Camping holidays

Never been camping before? Veteran camper, David Thorndike, explains the difference between bush camping and holiday parks and shares the essential camping equipment you need for a happy family holiday…
8 mins

Should you force your child to say sorry?

Positive Psychologist, Kidspot expert and father of six, Dr Justin Coulson, says parents shouldn't force kids to apologise but instead should encourage their children to say sorry and mean it…
16 mins

Wed 27 May 2015

60 mins
Featured the following interviews

Parenting across the cultural divide

When Zoe Miller met her partner, she thought he had a nice smile, and he was kind. He was also a former refugee from Sierra Lione They fell in love…
16 mins

The flu

How can you tell your child has the flu? When is it just a cold? What do doctors mean by "seasonal flus"? GUEST: Dr Danielle McMullen 
9 mins

Choosing the right car seat or capsule

There are many different options when it comes to car seats and capsules. What is the best combination for your child and car? Let us do the hard work for…
15 mins

Positive discipline

Setting boundaries and disciplining kids for hurtful, rude or aggressive behaviour can be tricky. In this episode we look at positive discipline strategies with the Benevolent Society GUEST: Denielle Jans,…
18 mins

Tue 26 May 2015

59 mins
Featured the following interviews

Managing toilet training

Child Psychologist, Dr Louise Porter explains how you can tell when your child is ready to transfer from nappy to toilet.  GUEST: Dr Louise Porter, Consulting Child Psychologist WEBSITE: Dr…
11 mins

Returning to full-time work

Blogger and mum of three, Bianca Wordley, has written an open letter on her blog apologising to all working mothers, 'I Was Wrong' she says. In this episode, we talk…
11 mins

Food safety and children

Children are susceptible to all sorts of bugs, which can be made worse by poor food hygiene or even food poisoning. In this episode we look at food safety and…
11 mins