Recently I had the honor of being adjudged Ausmumpreneur of the year 2021 (Queensland and Northern Territory). Every award is treasured, but this one truly touched my heart. I was thrilled and overwhelmed. The spirit of this award is unique… Continue Reading >

Tips to Look After Your Mental Health as a New Mum or Parent | Dr Harvey Karp | Ep 180

  Undoubtedly, being a parent is the most honourable, righteous and wonderful role known to women or man. One that is filled with selfless sacrifices yet an undeniable, unconditional love that no words could ever describe. For that reason, it’s… Continue Reading >

Fitness Mums On The Run

3 mums who work in fitness share their ‘hacks’ for fitting in health and fitness around kids   Once there are kids on the scene, the road back to your previous self can be longer and bumpier than you imagine…. Continue Reading >

Forget Mum for a second and be you for a moment

There’s no doubt that mum life can be stressful.  Fighting kids, dinner to be made…every night, washing to do, phone calls to make, jobs to go to, parent teacher interviews to attend. Not to mention the worry over schoolyard bullying,… Continue Reading >

Tips to Support New Mothers of Premmie Babies

By Jen Hamilton, Parenting expert and founder of WOTBaby   No new mother ‘chooses’ to have a baby prematurely and almost all mums who have had this experience have little to no control over what happens, feeling a huge amount… Continue Reading >

Mum Guilt and How TV Reno Queens, Lysandra & Alisa Fraser, Rode Out the COVID Storm | Lysandra and Alisa Fraser | Ep 156

  It’s not every day that you get to speak to not one, but two dynamic women who are inspirational to many of us. Both are former policewomen and mothers with two children. These super-talented twins sisters have demonstrated to… Continue Reading >

Peanut Butter and Jelly Pancakes

For an easy breakfast for the kids to surprise Dad this Father’s Day, let them try this jelly pancakes with peanut butter recipe. Makes 6 large pancakes INGREDIENTS 1 ripe banana, mashed 1 cup plain flour (gluten-free/regular) 1 cup dairy-free… Continue Reading >

Revolutionising the bottle-feeding experience for mums and baby

Media kindly brought to you by Rochilou   Bottle-feeding expressed breast milk or formula presents challenges for virtually all parents in keeping your baby safe, happy and well-fed. Whether you’re a first-time mother who is scrambling to make it work,… Continue Reading >

Handling “Those Looks” When You Have Fussy Kids at Christmas Gatherings

As a parent with a fussy eater, you have no doubt been served up your fair share of common-wisdom-but-oh-so-wrong advice when it comes to managing your child’s fussy eating behaviour. And as I have written about here for Kiddipedia previously,… Continue Reading >

The Challenges and Rewards of being a Gay Dad

By Jacqui Tomlins, as seen under Rainbow Families   Gay men are taking an increasingly active role in parenting through fostering, co-parenting and surrogacy. In recent years, the increased prevalence of out gay dads has helped raise awareness and drive… Continue Reading >