At BellyBelly, we help women and men get informed, educated and feeling confident about pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

Is it important to you to have access to the very best, evidence-based pregnancy, birth, and parenting information?

If so, BellyBelly was created just for you.

Because we're independent and have no corporate interests, we don't hold back – we publish what we believe people really need to know, in order to make the very best decisions for themselves and their baby.

Around 2.5 million parents and parents-to-be trust BellyBelly every month. BellyBelly also comes highly recommended by obstetricians, midwives, birth educators, doctors, lactation consultants, and more.

As a team of professionals who care deeply about helping you to have the very best experience possible, we'd love to be your wise, trusted friend on your journey to parenthood and beyond.

What About Me – and Where Have I Gone?

Somewhere between the third load of laundry for the day and scraping burnt bits from our dinner of fish fingers, I had disappeared without a trace. Gone was a vibrant, confident, sexy woman and in her place was this un-showered, sleep deprived, leaking, sagging mother who cried a lot. Read More

Baby Clothes – What Clothes Do You Need For Your Baby?

Baby clothes – with so many cute and gorgeous baby clothes available these days, it can be tempting to over buy. Here’s a run down of what you need. Read More

Two Week Wait Diary – Sharon

Share the jouney of Trying To Conceive with Sharon as she goes through the Two Week Wait (TWW). Sharon has been trying to conceive for two years and has endometriosis. Read More

Diary of a Mum – Lucy

Lucy is the mother of two children, Olivia, who is 17 months old and Charlie, who is only 8 weeks. Read a day in the life of a mummy to two under two! Read More

Diary of a Mum – Kathryn

Kathryn is a stay at home mum. She has two boys, Kameron who is nearly 4 years old and Lachlan who is 17 months. Read More

Investigating Infertility – Preliminary Tests

As part of the assessment for assisted reproductive techniques (ART), you are required to undergo a number of routine investigations and procedures. Read More

CVS (Chorionic Villus Sampling)

Chorionic Villus Sampling is a test which involves obtaining a small sample of tissue, the chorionic villi from the developing placenta. The placenta, which has the same chromosome makeup as the baby, may then be examined for genetic, DNA or biochemical abnormalities eg Down Syndrome, Cystic Fibrosis etc. Read More

Relationship Rituals – 10 Minute Rituals For A Healthy Relationship

It’s often said that it’s the ten minutes which can save a relationship. Your own 10-minute nightly ritual can help bring both partners together in the relationship. Read More

Hormones In Labour & Birth – How Your Body Helps You

If you find yourself needing affirmation or extra confidence that you can birth normally, you must read this incredible article by Dr. Sarah Buckley. Sarah tells of the four major hormonal systems that are active and supporting you during labour and birth – oxytocin, the hormone of love; endorphins, hormones of pleasure and transcendence; adrenaline and noradrenaline, hormones of excitement; and prolactin, the mothering hormone. Read More

Babywearing – The Benefits of Wearing Your Baby

Babywearing has so many benefits for you and your baby. Here’s a list of convincing reasons to wear your baby - backed by published research. Read More

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