Pregnancy, Birth & Parenting For Thinking Women and Men

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What’s In Breast Milk and What’s In Formula?

What ingredients are in breastmilk and what ingredients are in formula? If you've curious, here's a list of what we know is found in breastmilk and formula. Read More

Breastfeeding Dr Seuss Style — Very Funny!

A hilarious take on breastfeeding -- Dr Seuss style! If you grew up with Dr Seuss books, here's the perfect accompaniment to your breastfeeding journey. Read More

Rice Cereal – 4 Reasons To Skip Rice Cereal For Babies

Rice cereal is something we associate as a baby's first food. However, before you pop rice cereal into your trolley, here are some truths you need to know. Read More

Adorable Baby Horrified At The Taste Of Avocado

Watch this clip of a gorgeous brown eyed baby girl tasting avocado for the first time. Her whole face turns upside down -- she's totally horrified! Read More

10 Best Facebook Pages For Dads and Dads-To-Be

Hey, dads and dads-to-be: the social dad revolution is well underway. Want humour, education or support? We've got you covered - check out these 8 pages! Read More

Men Giving Birth – See A Hilarious Labour Simulation!

While we can't really see men giving birth, this is the closest we'll get to it! Watch this hilarious video of four men in a labour simulation. Read More

The Essential Baby Item You Can’t Do Without

In our material world, it's easy to become consumed with the latest prams, cots and gadgets. We want to give our babies the best. But you can't forget this. Read More

Why You Must Never Add Extra Water To Breastmilk or Formula

It's bad advice to add extra water to formula or breastmilk, in order to help with colic, wind or hunger. Find out why this could be a big mistake. Read More

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