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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.     

Choosing the right school is giving me 'educational anxiety'

Stressing about finding the best school for your kids? Kinderling Conversation host Shevonne Hunt shares your pain.

This ‘Problems Only 5-Year-Olds Understand’ video is gold

The struggle is real, people.

Seven indoor activities for kids (that don’t involve screens!)

Stuck indoors these school holidays and need play ideas? Here's some fun, inventive ways to bust kids' boredom. 

Awesome café welcomes breastfeeding mums with free tea

What a lovely idea! We hope it catches on around the country. 

Photobombed! 13 hilarious baby photo fails

These pics give 'baby shower' a whole new meaning!