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Parents Shamed For Lunchbox Choices

A note from school sparks debate about food shaming after parent packs chocolate slice in her daughter's lunch. Food police or fair enough? Read More


6 Things Babies Would Say About Breastfeeding If They Could

We know breastfeeding is important for many reasons. But what do our babies think about it? Here are 6 things your baby might tell you about breastfeeding. Read More

Humans Don’t Need Cows’ Milk Says Nutritionist

Cow's milk has been a staple of the Western diet for many years and everyone knows it's important for strong bones and teeth. Or is it? Read More


5 Awesome Birth Pioneers We Really Love

Over the decades there have always been pioneers who never tire of advocating for women, babies and birth. Take a look at who BellyBelly loves. Read More


The First Postpartum Poop – 10 Things You Need To Know

There's no avoiding it - the first post-partum poop after having a baby is not the easiest thing you'll do. Here are 10 great tips to help you through. Read More

Luxe Undies That Handle Your Period, Sweat and Discharge Like A Boss

What if I told you there were beautiful, very comfortable undies that handled your period, discharge and sweat like a boss? Shut up and take my money!!! Read More


A Father’s 11 Promises To His Daughter – A Must Read For Dads and Dads-To-Be

Before his daughter was born, Graham felt like he'd failed in life. But there was no way he was going to let his daughter down. A must read for dads. Read More

An Open Letter To Mamas (And Mamas To Be) Of Boys

Dear mama/mama-to-be of a boy, Maybe you always wanted a son. Or maybe you mourned during your ultrasound for the tea parties, ribbons and pink tutus… Read More



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