News & Views
Here you'll find updates and helpful insights from the team at Only About Children and our partnered industry professionals.
Helping Our Children Conquer Their Anxiety
Wellbeing Dr Kaylene Henderson, Child Psychiatrist and Only About Children Parenting Expert provides advice on managing children with anxiety.
MasterChef Tommy Pham's Savoury Scroll Lollipops
Health & Nutrition MasterChef Tommy Pham shares a yummy & fun recipe to make with the little ones - Savoury Scroll Lollipops!
Exploring the Benefits of Sensory Play for Children
Discover & learn Toddlers absolutely delight in exploring their world through their senses. Sensory play - play that stimulates any of a child’s senses - builds cognitive skills and influences how your child learns about their world.
Discipline in 2022
Wellbeing Dr Kaylene Henderson, Child Psychiatrist and Only About Children Parenting Expert helps explain the myths behind discipline in 2022.
MasterChef Tommy Pham's Oatmeal Cookies
Health & Nutrition MasterChef Tommy Pham shares a super fun recipe to make Oatmeal Cookies with your little ones!
Managing Screen Time
Discover & learn Is your child’s screen-time healthy or harmful for their wellbeing, growth and development? Find out practical and useful tips for managing screen-time at home with Dr Kristy Goodwin.
Our Spring Menu
Health & Nutrition Developed in conjunction with our in-house Dietitians, our spring menu has been crafted to ensure your child is eating a balanced diet and enjoying their favourite foods. Here are the recipes for our delicious Cheese & Vegemite Scrolls, Pea & Ricotta Chicken Risoni & Oat & Coconut Loaf for you to make at home.
How Does Preschool/Kindergarten In Long Daycare Differ?
Discover & learn Struggling to understand the difference between preschool/kindergarten in a long daycare setting versus community preschool/kindergarten? We review the key differences and similarities.
2 Easy Ways To Support Mindfulness in Toddlers
Discover & learn Growing evidence suggests that teaching mindfulness to children can help with learning, decision making, emotional intelligence, self-confidence and connectedness to others. Here are 2 fun ways to teach your little ones mindfulness and help express their feelings.
Respectful Nappy Changes
Discover & learn “Nappy changing is not just about getting a job done, or having a clean baby. Our hands are a baby’s introduction to the world. If they touch slowly, gently, and “ask” a child for cooperation rather than demand it, we are rewarded with a relationship bound in trust, respect and the inexorable knowledge of our importance to each other.” – Janet Lansbury