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First Kiss – What Happens When 20 Strangers Have Their First Kiss?

A first kiss can be nerve racking enough – but for these 20 strangers, they were asked to be filmed having their first kiss. See what happens! Read More


12 Things Dads Should Avoid Saying To New Mothers

Dads: no matter what you do, DO NOT say these 12 things to a new mother. A humourous article about the least things she wants to hear. Read More

Do Your Baby Wipes Contain This Irritating Ingredient?

A commonly used ingredient in baby wipes have been found to be the leading cause of contact dermatitis in babies. Do your baby wipes contain this irritating ingredient? Read More


I Know What A Baby Wants….

What baby wants…? I know exactly what baby wants! Read More


10 Big Tips For Visiting A New Baby – And Being Asked Back!

Can’t wait to visit a new baby – and be invited back again and again? Follow these 10 tips for a happy mother, father and baby who love having you over! Read More

11 Things You Should NOT Say To A Pregnant Woman

WARNING: Do NOT say these 11 things to a pregnant woman. Don’t say I didn’t warn you – beware the wrath of a pregnant woman!!! Read More


Alcohol During Pregnancy – Is It Safe To Drink Alcohol?

Some doctors say one or half a glass of alcohol during pregnancy is okay. So, is some alcohol okay, or should you abstain? Find out from a leading expert. Read More

7 Ways You Don’t Need Boobs To Bond With Your Baby

Breastfeeding can be a beautiful, bonding experience, so too can bottlefeeding. Here are 7 awesome ways bottlefeeding mothers bond with their babies. Read More



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