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The seventh month of pregnancy

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During the seventh month of pregnancy, the fetus’s senses are awakened. While you’re in more and more need of rest, baby continues to develop. This is a time for parents-to-be...

Paternity leave

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Who's entitled to paternity leave and when can it be taken? Here's our guide to the ins and outs of paternity leave. Who can take paternity leave? A man can take paternity leave if he...

Pelvic floor exercises

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Pelvic floor exercises restore the strength and elasticity of the pelvic floor. But what exactly is the pelvic floor, and why are the exercises necessary? What is the pelvic floor...

Explaining divorce to your children

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With high divorce rates today, the official end of a marriage can be trivialised, but it can still be very painful, and especially for children. Here's how to help them overcome...

Baby's third month

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Your baby is three months old, he’s continually developing, and he likes listening to you and watching you. He starts to tell the difference between when it’s time to sleep and...

From Sperm Motility to Sperm Count: What Every Couple Needs to Know about His Load

Home / Parenting / Getting pregnant / From Sperm Motility to Sperm Count: What Every Couple Needs to Know about His Load

Women change their entire lifestyles to get their bodies ready for growing babies. But since it takes two to tango, it's as important for our men to take a serious look at their...

Can't Exclusively Breastfeed? Here's The Lowdown On Combination Feeding (Without The Judgment)!

Home / Parenting / Baby / Can't Exclusively Breastfeed? Here's The Lowdown On Combination Feeding (Without The Judgment)!

Who knew that a woman’s right to choose would extend to something other than the abortion debate? We see the worst kind of woman-on-woman crime when the topic of breast vs. bottle...

7 Month Old Baby Meets Her Daddy For The First Time. See Her Incredible First Words

Home / Parenting / Children / 7 Month Old Baby Meets Her Daddy For The First Time. See Her Incredible First Words

Ok so we think baby Harper might have had a little help from her mummy with the sign she made when went to meet her dad for the first time, but either way, it's the best thing...

16 Breastfeeding Benefits: Why Nursing Rules!

Home / Parenting / Baby / 16 Breastfeeding Benefits: Why Nursing Rules!

The decision to breastfeed your child can be a very personal one, but there are definite benefits for both mum and baby. If you're trying to decide whether or not you want to...

Fitness for the family: fun exercises for kids and parents

Home / Parenting / Children / Fitness for the family: fun exercises for kids and parents

When it comes to following through with your New Year fitness resolutions, there's no time like the present. You may have resolved to stay in shape but what about the rest of...

From Boob To Food: What To Expect When Weaning Your Baby

Home / Parenting / Baby / From Boob To Food: What To Expect When Weaning Your Baby

You've spent the last six months feeding baby on breastmilk or formula but there comes a time when your little one has to make the leap into the world of new foods and flavours...

The art of letting go: Tips for mums with separation anxiety

Home / Parenting / Children / The art of letting go: Tips for mums with separation anxiety

Every mother feels anxious about leaving their child for the first time. Be it dropping your kid off at nursery or school, or leaving them with a babysitter for the first time...

A Letter To The Father Who Walked Out On Me

Home / Parenting / Children / A Letter To The Father Who Walked Out On Me

We both know you're not expecting a card or a gift this Father's Day because let's face it you don’t deserve it. Dear Dad, or more accurately, to ‘the man who made my existence...

11 Things You Did Before You Had Kids

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Children are a parent's pride and joy, but sometimes it's impossible not to think about what life was like before they were born. Remember all the things you used to do before...

7 Reasons Why You'll Definitely Be a Cool Mum

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And as someone who's always been especially tight with her mother, I've also gone through my entire life experiencing exactly what it means to be a "cool mum." So if you've ever...

8 Real Life Struggles Every Woman Has During Pregnancy

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 8 Real Life Struggles Every Woman Has During Pregnancy

There's no doubt that those nine months of pregnancy are completely worth it when you're suddenly face-to-face with your baby, but that doesn't mean that being pregnant is all...

Pregnant Woman Refuses Photoshoot. Husband And Beer Belly Do It Instead

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Pregnant Woman Refuses Photoshoot. Husband And Beer Belly Do It Instead

Yeah, yeah, we all know that 'pregnancy is beautiful' but getting your photo taken while you're tired, bloated and feeling like you're gonna spew isn't every pregnant gal's bag...

Epidural side effects: What are the side effects?

Home / Parenting / Giving birth / Epidural side effects: What are the side effects?

Researching all your options before you give birth is essential to make you feel in control. Epidural side effects: What are the side effects? Although initially you may not want...

Everything You Need To Know About The Abortion Pill But Were Too Afraid To Ask

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / Everything You Need To Know About The Abortion Pill But Were Too Afraid To Ask

Women have had access to the abortion pill for over a decade but there’s still a lot of miscommunications and misconceptions when it comes to what it’s for and what it does. This...

41 weeks pregnant | New baby blog

Home / Parenting / Pregnancy / 41 weeks pregnant | New baby blog

41 weeks pregnant - How to induce labour naturally 15th January - 23rd January Sproglet, my new baby, was due on the 15th Jan. The day came, I was so excited, ready for it, hospital...