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.

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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


Smoking While Pregnant – Myths & How To Stop Smoking

Smoking while pregnant – here are some myths about smoking during pregnancy and some EFFECTIVE ways to stop smoking – for good. Read More

My 6 Biggest New Mother Regrets – And What I’d Do Differently

There are many regrets parents have. The trick is to learn from them, rather than beat yourself up. Here are the 6 biggest regrets I had as a new mother. Read More


15 Things That Make Pregnant Women Cry

Pregnancy hormones: can’t live with them but can’t be pregnant without them. Here are 15 things that make pregnant women cry. Read More

10 Things Your Crying Baby Wants You To Know

When your baby cries, ALWAYS remember these 10 things your baby wishes he could tell you. A must read for new parents or parents-to-be. Read More


An Open Letter To Dr Carr-Gregg – Aussie Parents Are Not ‘Crap’

In response to Dr Carr-Gregg’s comments that Aussie parents are doing a crappy job. Read More

How To Swaddle A Baby: A Step By Step Video

When learning how to swaddle a baby, it's very important to learn how to swaddle safely. See a helpful video demonstration of safe swaddling. Read More




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