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Not Getting Pregnant? 9 Questions To Ask Yourself

If you’re not falling pregnant, here are 9 serious questions you need to ask yourself and your partner. Read More


Pregnancy Problems: 9 Embarrassing Pregnancy Problems

Embarrassing pregnancy problems! They’re no fun, but here are some solutions to some embarrassing pregnancy problems. Read More

The Truth About What Foods You CAN Eat During Pregnancy

Advice on what you can and can't eat during pregnancy can be confusing. Here’s the low down from Doctor Andrew Orr, who is both a doctor and nutritionist. Read More


NEW Doula Research: Caesareans Reduced By 60-80%

New research into doulas at birth has again shown that women who birth with a doula have significant benefits – a whopping 60-80% fewer caesareans. Read More


13 Things That Wont Happen During Pregnancy

Guaranteed, these 13 things WONT happen to you during pregnancy… as much as we’d love them to. Read More

Nipple Shields: 6 Steps To Weaning Off A Nipple Shield

Using a nipple shield and want to know how to stop using it? Here are 6 helpful tips to quit using a nipple shield. Read More


A Guide To Birth Announcement Etiquette: 5 Important Tips

Announcing a birth is such an exciting moment – but if it’s not your birth, make sure you follow these 5 tips for good birth announcement etiquette. Read More

Will Formula Help My Baby To Sleep Better At Night?

You’ve probably heard parents say that formula helped their baby sleep better at night. Could this be true? Before you give a bottle, read this first. Read More



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