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Substitute teacher's day from hell goes viral

"The fart noises haven't stopped for 30 minutes."

We are family: Kinderling celebrates National Families Week

From emergency foster carers to friends who co-parent and more, we celebrate family in all its fab forms. 

Dress Up Attack returns to Vivid LIVE

Woohoo! Dress Up Attack is back for a second year and they’ve bringing a sweet list of performers with them. 

Cowabunga! There’s an awesome Ninja Turtles lair on Airbnb

Bodacious features include dojo, video games arcade, basketball court, free pizza, sewer chic style and more.

Seven easy wardrobe hacks for new mums

Forget the maxi skirts and baggy shirts. Personal stylist Amelia McFarlane shares practical tips on what to wear after baby is born.

Mindful parenting for beginners

Parenting is one of the hardest jobs in the world. Here's five easy steps to help find clarity in the chaos. 

10 ways to discipline your kids without losing your cool

Little ones getting into big trouble? Expert Julie Green shares her invaluble advice for re-establishing law and order.

Play School to celebrate 50 years with star-studded birthday

The beloved kids show is throwing all sorts of specials to celebrate the big 5-0.

This Year 2 maths problem has the internet baffled

Can you do this Year 2 maths problem? Because we're struggling...

Kinderling's free disco at the Sydney Writers' Festival

Calling all book-loving kids who love to boogie on down! We're hosting a free disco - and you're invited!

Watch Noni Hazlehurst's amazing Logies speech about Play School and parenting

The Play School legend reflects on raising children, bigotry and the bombardment of bad news. 

These Mother's Day messages will melt your heart

Missed them on the radio? You can replay your child's message for mum right here.

Play Mother's Day bingo with us

Simply cross off these popular Mum-isms off and get the day off!

Mums tell us what they really want for Mother's Day

Forget flowers and chocolates, this is what's really on mums' wishlists this Sunday.

Mother's Day treats kids can bake

Kids, grab a grown-up and make mum these tasty treats for Mother's Day. 

This Mother’s Day I’m still working out what being a Mum means

"I fell into motherhood the way many of us do, like Dorothy falling into the heart of the tornado"

20 kids in Star Wars costumes is the cute you need this May the fourth

To celebrate Star Wars Day, check out the cutest kids in costume on the planet.

School’s inspiring letter about NAPLAN tests goes viral

With the controversial tests approaching, a Queensland school has reminded students they won’t measure “how amazing special you are”.

The best music apps for kids

Got a little Prince or a baby Beyonce in the house? Encourage their music talent with these fun and creative apps.

Introducing Tinder For Parents (the parody video)

Watch the comic clip poking fun at dating apps and parents' playtime problems. 

Cold comfort: The best immune-boosting foods for your family

One Handed Cooks share tasty, cold-busting recipes to keep you fighting fit during flu season. 

Goodbye sweet Prince: music icon dies at 57

Rest in peace, Prince. You were one of a kind.

How to talk to kids about death and losing a loved one

Discussing death can be horrible, but here are some sensitive and beautiful ways to start the conversation. 

Essential food tips for sleep-deprived parents

Dead tired? Don’t double-down on caffeine and chocolate! Naturopath Emma Sutherland shares healthier options to pump up your energy levels.