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 15 November 2017

32 mins
Featured the following interviews

Daniel Kowalski on the same sex marriage 'Yes' verdict

Australia was waiting with bated breath this morning to hear the result of the same sex marriage postal survey. After the ‘yes’ response was announced this morning at 10am, what…
3 mins

Kids and community: the benefits of being involved

How well do your kids know your neighbours and community? Karen Bevan is the CEO of Girl Guides Australia and believes there are many qualities kids gain from connecting with and…
11 mins

What the 'Yes' result means for Rainbow Families

Following from the results of the ABS survey on same sex marriage in Australia, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has vowed to make same sex marriage legal by Christmas Mat Howard
7 mins

Kids' Health Summer Series: Myth busting bluebottle stings, poisonous jellyfish, and more ocean dangers

Summer is an awesome time of the year with children, it’s easier to get outside and who doesn’t love a good sand castle But summer comes with it’s own “nasties”-…
13 mins

Tue 14 November 2017

28 mins
Featured the following interviews

Why eating dinner together is good for everyone

Mandy dos Santos is a children’s book author, food scientist and nutritionist. She believes that eating together as a family is good for social skills and builds a positive attitude…
12 mins

How to recognise Post Natal Depression or Anxiety

When you’re sleep deprived and on the steep learning curve of early parenthood it can be hard to tell if you’re not coping Terri Smith, CEO of Perinatal Anxiety…
15 mins

Mon 13 November 2017

25 mins
Featured the following interviews

Kinderling Helpline: breastfeeding, cow's milk, sleep routines

From breastfeeding bites, to switching to cow's milk, to improving sleep routines, Mothercraft nurse Chris Minogue is here to help!  To ask Chris your own question, you can reach out…
24 mins

Fri 10 November 2017

29 mins
Featured the following interviews

How the same sex marriage survey impacted this single mum

Holly Zwalf is a single mum and part of the queer community. As we wait for the final results of the survey, she explains its impact on her and her…
9 mins

How classical music can help sick children

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra have started doing small concerts in children’s hospitals in partnership with the Starlight Children's Foundation Director of Learning and Engagement at the SSO Linda Lorenza tells…
8 mins

Your favourite new podcast is here! 'Your Family, Your Money'

Kinderling is helping you sort our your money so you can be more confident, secure and happy about your finances Hosted by Caitlin Fitzsimmons (Money editor for the Sydney
10 mins

Thu 9 November 2017

38 mins
Featured the following interviews

How 'Mummy Madness' found its place online

Being a first time mum is hard. Being a second time mum is hard. In fact being a mum full stop is hard.  Kat Di Marco needed an online community…
13 mins

Robin Barker on the weirdest parenting trends throughout history

Parenting, like many things in life, goes through it's own trends before we come to some sense. Like gin on the gums of a teething baby, or swaddling a newborn…
16 mins

Wed 8 November 2017

33 mins
Featured the following interviews

Kids' Health Summer Series: Managing dog bites, bee stings, mosquitoes and more

Sarah Hunstead from CPR Kids takes us through how to handle some of the nasty stings and bites (both animal and human!) that come along with warmer weather To listen to…
17 mins

What to do when your toddler drops their day sleep

When your little one drops their day sleep it can be a sad time for us as parents. That little break in the middle of the day is forever gone…
14 mins