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Finding babysitters for coronavirus doctors

Doctors and arts workers are not two groups you would usually use in the same sentence but coronavirus has brought them together. Faced with an...

LATEST: Coronavirus restrictions extended

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced further coronavirus restrictions across Australia, including the closure of both indoor and outdoor play centres. From midnight on Wednesday,...

Let’s talk about death

How can we help children process grief and bereavement when we’re not sure how to process it ourselves? I spoke to Hayley Lowe, who runs...

Guide to dealing with your child’s horse obsession

Everyone knows that one child who loves horses more than anything else in the universe. Perhaps you went to school with them and they...

Ilana’s world of imagination

To enter the world of children’s illustrator and writer Ilana Payes is to fall backwards through time to more innocent days. You see, Ilana’s...

Travelling with kids – no tips, just terror

If you’re a frequent traveller, chances are you’ve spent a leg of a plane journey listening to the screaming of a young child. The one...

Juggling farm life with mum life

Along a sleepy road in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges is Ramarro Farm, run by local family Oliver Shorthouse, Lisa Joy and young...

Award-winning author influenced by childhood in the hills

Alison Evans is the acclaimed and award winning author of the young adult novels Ida, Highway Bodies and their recently released, Euphoria Kids. Alison, who...

Busting pelvic floor myths

When I am eight months pregnant, I can still simultaneously manage to sneeze and not pee. This, in late pregnancy, is regarded as a...

How horses can help troubled kids

There’s something pretty wonderful about spending time with horses. Spend time with any horse person and you're sure to hear all sorts of things -...

Little locals loving language

Every Wednesday morning, from 9.30am until lunchtime, children at Cire’s Yarra Junction Children’s Centre gather to sit on a rainbow mat to learn about...

Dads, video games and children

My father and I did a lot of activities together when I was a kid. Cricket, building, drawing, camping and much more. When I...

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Finding babysitters for coronavirus doctors

Doctors and arts workers are not two groups you would usually use in the same sentence but coronavirus has brought them together. Faced with an...