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C-Section Prevention – 8 Ways To Avoid An Unnecessary Caesarean

Most pregnant women don't plan for a c-section, yet 1 in 3 babies in both the US and Australia are born this way. Here are 5 ways you can avoid it. Read More


Knock Knock Jokes For Kids | 21 Funny Jokes

Need some funny knock knock jokes? Here are 21 great knock knock jokes to play on the kids. Or, print the list of jokes for the kids to share with friends. Read More

I Gave Birth Yesterday – Was It Like This For You?

Heard of the I Gave Birth Yesterday project? Jenny Lewis took photos of new mothers the day after birth and compiled them. What would your photo look like? Read More


Baby Sleep Mistakes – 5 Things To Avoid

Being a new parent is tough, but sleep deprivation is even tougher. Even strangers make you doubt yourself. Could you be making these 5 baby sleep mistakes? Read More


Toddler Bedtime Battles – 8 Tips To Avoid Them

"Another story!" "More water!" Sound familiar? Toddlers are masters at negotiation. To avoid a standoff, read our 8 best tips for toddler bedtime antics. Read More

Baby Crying? Here Are 9 Ways To Soothe Tears

It breaks every parent's heart to hear their baby crying. So, how can you help ease the tears? Here are 9 effective tips to help soothe your baby's cries. Read More


4 Reasons Why You Should Hibernate After Birth

After giving birth, you'll experience moments that you'll never get again. Bonding and attachment time is paramount. Here are 4 great reasons to hibernate. Read More

Breastfeeding Toddlers – Why Continue Breastfeeding?

Mothers with breastfeeding toddlers sometimes hear the comment, "You're still breastfeeding?" Find out if there are any benefits to breastfeeding toddlers. Read More



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