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10 tips to help kids learn to read

How to get your child to fall in love with reading.

My tribute to early childcare educators

On the eve of her little one going to ‘big’ school, Shevonne Hunt looks back.

Watch this crafty mum's escape after putting baby to bed

She wins at one of parenting's most impossible tasks.

Helping your child start school in a digital age

What can you and your child expect in the classroom?

Jane Caro on the impact of early childhood education on disadvantage

Author and media commentator Jane Caro shares her passion for quality early learning.

7 cool hacks to beat the heat

Smart summer tips to make life a little easier.

Amazing video confirms every Pixar film is connected

OMG. Mind blown.

Review: Swamp Juice puppetry show

Shevonne Hunt checks out this clever, delightful shadow show in Sydney.

Olivia White's take on kids' TV shows will make you LOL

Capturing all our feels after one too many re-runs...

Comedian nails parent life with 20 hilarious points

From the impossibility of tidiness to the constant lack of sleep...

Tick tips: How to spot the little suckers

What we need to know to keep the kids safe outdoors. 

Childcare educator blasts Senator’s insults with amazing letter

She also offers to change his nappy.

Six tips to re-energise your daily routine

Feeling flat? Here's some easy steps to get more energy, focus and patience. 

Why parents are made, not born

Why do we assume we should know everything when baby arrives?

This bedtime gadget turns your phone into a projector

How great is this?!

Free Kinderling party at the Sydney Opera House

Join us for live music, special DJ sets, interactive storytelling and K Mascot!

From book to show: Room on the Broom reviewed

The bestselling picture book is brought to life on stage!

The top baby name trends for 2017

After a turbulent 2016, we’re all looking to 2017 for a fresh start - including naming all the new little humans! 

Pig Day Out! Our Peppa Pig Playdate review

We review the interactive experience ahead of the official opening!

5 health myths busted

The old wives' tales we grew up with might be doing more harm than good.

The toys topping Santa’s list this year

What toys are filling stockings across the country this year?

Download shows, stories and sleepy tunes with our free app

New episodes of Sarah & Duck, Hey Duggee and Kazoops just added!

6 tips for a better, calmer Christmas

Dodge jingle hell with this smart advice from merry mum, Kristen Toovey.

Don’t stop believing! Why I’m happy to fake it for Santa

A recent study says lying about Santa damages kids' trust, and Shevonne Hunt disagrees.