News & Views
Here you'll find updates and helpful insights from the team at Only About Children and our partnered industry professionals.
MasterChef Tommy Pham's Banana Cheesecake Popsicles
Health & Nutrition Follow MasterChef Tommy Pham as he makes super easy & delicious banana cheesecake popsicles. Great recipe to get the little ones involved in!
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.
2 Year School Readiness
Discover & learn Many families ask what they can do at home to support their child’s school readiness. Here, we discuss understanding school readiness and how to prepare your child for school.
The Importance of Good Gut Health in Children
Health & Nutrition The bacteria in your child’s gut plays an important role in keeping them healthy, both mentally and physically. Learn more about the function of the gut and how you can support your child’s gut health!
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.
Brain Boosting Foods for Children
Health & Nutrition Did you know that certain foods can help boost your child’s brain growth, as well as improve their brain function, memory and concentration? Alex and Anna, our in-house Dietitians from The Biting Truth, recommend 6 brain boosting foods for children.
From Trainee to Early Careers Manager, Meet Rosanne!
Careers Only About Children Early Careers Manager and OAC 2022 National Excellence Awards winner, Rosanne Grieco, explains how she went from being an early childhood trainee to supporting and managing other trainees and educators with their career goals and pathways.
Top Tips To Consider As You Prepare Your Child For ‘Big’ School
Discover & learn Dr Kaylene Henderson, Child Psychiatrist and Only About Children Parenting Expert provides 8 top tips for parents to help their child have a smooth start to school.
How Can I Tell If My Child Is Ready For School?
Discover & learn Choosing the right time to send your child to school is a significant decision, dependent on their unique needs and the family's circumstances. There's no definitive 'right' or 'wrong' choice, as each family is best suited to assess their child's readiness. Still, there are ways to make an informed decision.
Choosing The Right Preschool/Kindergarten For Your Child
Discover & learn Choosing the right Preschool/Kindergarten for you child can be a daunting task. When exploring the ideal preschool choices for your child, there is no need to navigate blindly. Simply by asking the right questions, you can find the perfect match.