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The PakMag Parents Podcast

Laugh til you cry.
Cry til you laugh.
That’s parenting, and that’s the PakMag Parents' Podcast!
We at PakMag want to go on the parenting journey with you. And we're  
bringing the experts along for the ride. Get the answers to those  
questions we've all asked ourselves a million times and lets make this  
whole parenting gig a bit smoother.
Join us every week as we speak to a parenting expert, discover the  
latest in parenting products, apps and trends and attempt to make  
sense of this weird, wacky and wonderful world of parenting.
Our host Bree James is a proud mum to two boys and five fur babies,  
and the Founder of PakMag, a parenting magazine for families that has  
printed over 3 million copies in the past 12 years.
Whether you're searching for some comic relief or a few helpful tips  
on bringing up your kids, we want to laugh and learn with you. Get  
your weekly dose of hints, tips and giggles and don't forget to tell  
everyone, you heard it on PakMag.

Sep 30, 2021

In light of Be kind to animals week this October, Bree had the opportunity to chat with the Founder and Director of Edgar’s Mission Pam Aher and animal behaviourist Shae Holden about why it’s important for us humans to be kind to animals, as well as what different behaviours mean from different animals. 



Sep 20, 2021

Please note during this podcast we will be discussing suicide, and want to issue a trigger warning.

We can all acknowledge the last 18 months have been extremely difficult for so many people, nationwide, worldwide. We’ve seen escalating rates of depression and anxiety, which has seen a rise in people accessing crisis...

Sep 16, 2021

On this episode Bree chats to the CEO of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation Josephene Duffy about the importance of involving children in the kitchen and benefits of growing your own food. 

The Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation is not-for-profit charity that provides the inspiration,...

Sep 8, 2021


Mental health, it’s an important conversation that shouldn’t go unnoticed or pushed aside. Over 75% of mental health problems occur before the age of 25, making it one of the most important conversations to have with your child. In this episode Bree chats with Community Ambassador Claire...

Sep 2, 2021

In light of Child Protection Week, Bree sits down with Child Psychologist and CEO of Act for Kids Dr Katrina Lines to chat about the importance of teaching bodily autonomy and consent to our children.
Bree also chats to mother-of-four Michelle Derrig as she shares her personal story about consent after her...