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

Thu 30 November 2017

33 mins
Featured the following interviews

Awesome icy treats for summer with One Handed Cooks

Jess Beaton, dietitian with One Handed Cooks, gives us through her favourite, healthy treats for summer. These include mango, kiwi and watermelon layer pops, choc-hazelnut avocado pops and leftover…
5 mins

How to teach our children body confidence

There are so many things that will influence our child’s sense of body confidence: the media, Instagram, their friends. How can we as parents instil in our children to love…
16 mins

Wed 29 November 2017

30 mins
Featured the following interviews

The challenge of managing Type 1 diabetes in a small child

Jo Ryan from Babybliss  is best known for helping parents with children and babies who don’t sleep well. But lately she’s also been helping a friend whose child was diagnosed with…
17 mins

Teaching kids the value of giving back

With Christmas around the corner (and a pile of presents under the tree) how do we teach kids the value of giving back? Ruth Tofler-Riesel, co-director of Kids Giving…
11 mins

Tue 28 November 2017

31 mins
Featured the following interviews

Why little boys need good friendships with Maggie Dent

Maggie Dent is a parenting author and Mum of four boys (now grown). She's seen first hand that there are many things boys learn from having strong friendships, that are…
19 mins

What healthy food staples do you need for your family's pantry?

Clinical naturopath and director of Studio You, Emma Sutherland, gives us an insight into what she always has on hand; ready to cook and eat Pantry Chia seeds –…
8 mins

Mon 27 November 2017

30 mins
Featured the following interviews

Kinderling Helpline: toilet training, discipline and sleeping through the night

From giving up the bottle, to toilet training, and improving sleep routines, Mothercraft Nurse Chris Minogue is here to help This week we look at how to stop a…

Fri 24 November 2017

36 mins
Featured the following interviews

Understanding the reasons that babies don’t sleep

If ever there was a useless phrase it’s “sleep like a baby”. Unless of course you’re referring to lots of broken sleep Cindy Davenport is a registered midwife and the…
14 mins

How we talk to kids can help to stop domestic violence

Dale Palmer is a former principal and Lead Facilitator and Engagement Manager for White Ribbon. He says the language we use with children, such as “don’t throw like a girl”…
11 mins

A sad whale, a bicycle and blues music: exploring our latest Story of The Week

Peter Carnavas  is an award-winning writer and illustrator, and dad of two. In his first foray into humour for kids, Blue Whale Blues tells the story about a whale and…
8 mins

Thu 23 November 2017

32 mins
Featured the following interviews

Sweet sweet sweet corn (and all the ways you can cook it)

Dietitian Jess Beaton from One Handed Cooks gives us some tasty recipes with corn that your kids will love. 
7 mins

Maggie Dent on the biggest challenges facing parents today

There are some parenting challenges that parents have been dealing with since time began. Babies not sleeping, toddler tantrums, cyclical germs that keep turning through the family. But parenting author…
14 mins