Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

We’re passionate about women and men feeling informed, confident and prepared for pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

A safe birth is at the top of every expectant parent’s wish list.

And a happy, healthy baby is at the top of every parent’s wish list!

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Anxious About Childbirth? These 10 Things Can Help

If you're anxious about childbirth, we've put together our 10 best tips to help you reduce anxiety. Written by birth educator and doula, Sam McCulloch. Read More


Surviving The First Trimester: 10 Things You’ll Need [Humour]

You're pregnant! Or perhaps you're hoping to be really soon. Here are 10 humourous (or not) things you'll likely need to survive the first trimester. Read More

Autoimmune Diseases And Breastfeeding – 4 Questions Answered

Autoimmune diseases and breastfeeding - if you have an autoimmune disease, here are four questions you you might be wondering about breastfeeding. Read More


14 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Is your 14 week old baby an intravert or an extravert? You're learning so much about your baby every day! Read more about your 14 week old baby. Read More


Dear Daddy [Warning: This Video Will Make You Cry]

Dear Daddy is a powerful and emotional video published by Care Norway, who are appealing to the hearts of dads. A must watch for all dads and dads-to-be. Read More

If Making Love Was Treated Like Birth – A Sadly Hilarious Video

Birth advocates often talk about how birth is similar to making love and should be treated as such. But what if making love was treated like giving birth? Read More


8 Ways To Reduce Your Chances Of A Bad Birth Experience

Many people will adamantly tell you that you can't control your birth. However, there are things you can do to reduce the likelihood of a bad experience.  Read More

Iron Deficiency And The Exclusively Breastfed Baby

We know that infant formulas are fortified with iron, but are exclusively breastfed babies at risk of iron deficiency? Find out, here. Read More


Undisturbed Labour – What Is It And Why Aim For One?

What is an undisturbed labour and what are the benefits? Find out about the principles behind an undisturbed labour and how it benefits you and your baby. Read More

Motilium (Domperidone) For Breastfeeding – 5 FAQ’s

Many mothers worry about if they are making enough milk for their baby. It’s important to rely on reliable signs to tell if your baby is… Read More




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