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

Wed 17 June 2015

61 mins
Featured the following interviews

Choosing the right pram

When your children are very small, prams are an essential item. But with so many different options out there, how do you choose the right one? Add one or more…
14 mins

Former child refugee Mohammad Ali Baqiri shares his story

Mohammed Ali Baqiri came to Australia by boat without his parents when he was only 10 years old. His family had fled to Pakistan after escaping persecution from the Taliban…
17 mins

Autism series. #1. The diagnosis

Autism is estimated to affect every 1 in 100 Australians, yet if you suspect your child might be autistic it can be a long, confusing and emotional road to diagnosis…
14 mins

Tue 16 June 2015

55 mins
Featured the following interviews

Home and backyard safety with Kidsafe NSW

When babies start crawling your home can become an amazing playground with so many nooks and crannies to explore and so many things for tiny hands to play with Keeping…
13 mins

Renovating with a tiny baby

In this episode of Blah Blah Blah we chat to actor Penny McNamee who's starred as the wicked witch in Wicked and has appeared in TV shows like Elementary and…
18 mins

Baby shower gift ideas

Mandi Gunsberger is the founder and CEO of Babyology, and has done her fair share of researching for baby shower gift ideas. Listen to some of her gift ideas in…
8 mins

Getting your toddler's attention

Getting children to listen can not only help their development and growth, but it can also help them stay safe. In this episode we explore why some children just won't…
15 mins

Mon 15 June 2015

55 mins
Featured the following interviews

Art for kids

Lots of art galleries around Australia are really starting to push family friendly programs and exhibitions that parents can enjoy together with their kids. In this episode we’re joined by…
9 mins

Food to help boost the immune system

In this episode we look at the power of food and how it can help boost your family's immune system through Winter GUEST: Jess Beaton, Nutritionist and Dietician, One Handed…
8 mins

Baby helpline: Monday June 15, 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: SLEEP: 18 week old waking up…
23 mins

The superannuation gender gap

Industry Super Australia estimates that by 2030, women will be retiring with 39% less superannuation than men. That is, on average men are expected to retire on around $170,000 more…
12 mins

Fri 12 June 2015

50 mins
Featured the following interviews

Indoor play activities for winter

Here are some indoor play activities (perfect for winter) to keep the little ones happy and busy GUEST: Neva Elliott, Founder and Author of Busy Little Kids WEBSITE: Busy Little…
10 mins

Song of the Sea- an Irish animation

Song of the Sea is a new Irish animation doing the festival circuit. And we reckon it's worth checking out! Recommended age from us: discerning 5 year old, or 6…
8 mins

Managing gestational diabetes

Finding out you have gestational diabetes during pregnancy can be confronting and challenging. How do you manage your food intake so that you and your child are healthy and well…
18 mins

Thu 11 June 2015

55 mins
Featured the following interviews

Managing illness during pregnancy and breastfeeding

Being sick is the pits when you're pregnant or breastfeeding. So what can you take that is safe GUEST: Sarah Spagnardi, Registered Pharmacist and Manager of Medicines Line
12 mins

How children's brains develop

We're told time and again that early learning for children is paramount for their future success in life. In this episode we explore exactly what is happening inside children's brains…
16 mins

Fostering great relationships with grandparents

It’s a common experience these days for grandparents to take on a big part of the caring role for children, particularly when both parents are working.  But grandparents are so…
13 mins

Wed 10 June 2015

53 mins
Featured the following interviews


Everything you need to know about young children and croup. Find out how it's contracted, what it sounds like and how it's treated GUEST: Dr Jonny Taitz, Paediatrician WEBSITE: Dr…
7 mins