How biscuits are helping kids who've lost a parent

Great podcasts for parents and carers

Wed 5 September 2018

10 mins

Spotted Cow Cookies are a local Sydney brand started by baking queen and mum Tahnee Walters.

In 2017 Tahnee passed away suddenly from brain cancer. The company was bought by Kerrie Anderson, who immediately saw a way to honour Tahnee's passionate spirit.

Kerrie opens up about the company's future, why she decided to create The Clever Cookie Foundation in Tahnee's memory, and how everyday people can get involved.

The Clever Cookie Foundation will launch in October 2018. Kinderling will upload links as soon as it’s available.

Listen to the podcast

Listen to more Education & Learning segments

How to teach children about gender, diversity and the impacts of bullying

When you’ve grown up in a hetero-normative world, you may find some questions tricky to answer What’s the difference between sex and gender? What are gender stereotypes? What does it…
19 mins

Maggie Dent: Helping little boys start school

Next year will be a big one for many, with sons starting school for the first time Much-loved parenting educator and author Maggie Dent drops into the studio to give…
15 mins

Understanding the way your baby or child moves

Every child develops at a different rate. If you’ve ever been part of a mother’s group you will have noticed how some will sit, crawl and walk at different times…
17 mins

What is it like to have a gifted child?

This week SBS launched a new reality TV show. Child Genius is the search for Australia’s smartest kid And while there seems to be plenty of dramatic edits, it sounds…
9 mins

Why we should teach kids there are lots of ways to be smart

Not every child can excel at maths or reading, and a new book by author Davina Bell and illustrator Allison Colpoys celebrates all the many ways kids can be smart…
10 mins

More than fun and games: How outside play can make your child more resilient

Childhood has changed a lot since parents were kids. Free outdoor play and exploration has been dramatically reduced Griffin Longley from Nature Play WA says that nature-play gives children a…
16 mins