Pregnancy, Birth & Parenting For Thinking Women and Men

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10 Ways To Keep Busy In Your Last Month Of Pregnancy

It’s a currently unproven phenomenon that time goes a little crazy during pregnancy. The first trimester passes painfully slowly, only to be followed by the whirlwind… Read More

How NOT To React To A Pregnancy Announcement

A pregnancy announcement is usually a person’s way of sharing very exciting news. But unfortunately, some replies are as good as a wet blanket. Like these. Read More

8 Ways To Spot A Competitive Mother [HUMOUR]

Every group of mum friends has at least one competitive mother in it. You know the type, everything about her life is more important and, apparently,… Read More

Sore Nipples – 12 Tips To Soothe Sore Nipples

If you have sore nipples, it can make breastfeeding uncomfortable and unpleasant. Here are 12 comfort measures for soothing sore nipples. Read More

Gestational Diabetes | Diet and Symptoms

Cases of gestational diabetes are growing rapidly, but many are preventable. Find out gestational diabetes symptoms and diet tips to help prevent it. Read More

11 Things Your Baby REALLY Wants For Christmas

Forget all the expensive educational toys, we know what your baby really wants for Christmas. Check out 11 things on your baby's list for Santa. Read More

8 Amazing Things A Baby Does In The Womb

Although you can’t see it, your baby is getting up to some pretty cool things in the womb. Here are 8 amazing things your baby could be doing right now! Read More

Protein Bars and Shakes – 11 BS Facts Everyone Believes

Protein shakes and bars have made their way into our homes as a staple meal. Here are 11 eye-opening facts you MUST know before you take another bite – or sip. Read More

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