Birth stories: my unplanned home birth
Amélie from France never made it to the hospital when her son Baptiste suddenly decided to be born on the sofa at home. Read this thrilling story about an unplanned home birth.
Pregnancy podcasts - top 3 picks
Pregnancy podcasts are a brilliant resource before, during and after pregnancy and childbirth. Real, honest and personal – almost like chatting with friends. Here are our top picks.
Birth stories: Our preemie miracle
Haydn still had another three months left in the womb when he was born by emergency c-section in Week 26. As a preemie, he had a tough start to life but pulled through. Here mum Emma shares the story of his birth and the scary time afterwards.
New mum? What I wish someone would have told me
”This is a list of 4 things that I wish people would have told me in order to put my mind at ease about becoming a mother. I hope it empowers you!” Words from mother-of-three Karla Reed to all new mums.
Having a second child – the two under two club
Second baby on the way? Take it from Victoria. “As fully fledged members of the two under two club, we’re often asked by friends considering a second baby what it's like and how we cope. Our answer’s always the same: we love it, but it requires greater organisation than with one.”
9 things you need for a baby
Now having a baby is not the same for every mum. Birth experiences and babies' needs vary, but there are some baby essentials we believe every newborn baby and mama needs. Here is a list of the 9 things you need for a baby, according to Berlin-based blogzine duo Little Years.
You’re going to be a dad!
The pregnancy test is positive and you’re going to be a dad! What can an expectant father do to prepare himself for what comes next? Here are tips for ways you can help your partner during childbirth and breastfeeding.
First-time dad – tips on fatherhood
For many men, fatherhood begins with the baby’s birth. But you can get involved at a much earlier stage. Here are 5 important tips for first-time dads from fathers’ group instructor Mats Berggren.