Tired mum

It's a glamourous life

I was in the middle of wiping up dog vomit and trying to make sure the baby didn't flip her tray, spilling her lunch on the floor when my husband rang.


Alyssa shares breastfeeding pic

Alyssa Milano has shared a black and white photo of her breastfeeding her baby daughter.

Anna guy

Teething troubles

Does anyone have any good tips for soothing teething babies? Anna Guy is open to suggestions.


Looking after yourself as a new mum

Coffee and snacks aren't enough to see you through the hazy newborn days. Check out these easy tips on how to fuel your body properly.

Greer Berry

First week of motherhood

There are so many things that I've learnt, discovered, failed at and laughed at in this past week as a mother.


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First milestones

Track your baby’s developmental progress during its first year with our milestone checklist guide.


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Caring for baby MOTHER AND BABY

Am I ignoring my baby?

Do you feel guilty when you leave your baby on the floor to attend to daily tasks? Don't.

Newborn baby

Mother-baby bonding a generational thing

Researchers have found a woman's relationship with her mother can have an impact on how she bonds with her own baby.

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On lactaboobiephobia...

Lactaboobiephobia, or the fear of the lactating breastfeeding boob, was coined by Meg Nagle.

Emily Wax-Thibodeaux

Why I didn't breastfeed

The mothers in my Baby & Me Yoga Fit, class looked down from their tree poses, surprised as I poured some instant formula into a bottle.


Babies with a cold

Six tips to help ease cold symptoms so you and your baby can rest easier.


Health risks in cleft palate gene

Researchers are looking at the genetic causes of cleft palates and the long-term health impacts for babies who have them.

Education & play AWATEA

My kids and drawers

For weeks Miss A has been standing at the kitchen drawer, rifling through its contents like a detective looking for clues.


The benefits of baby talk

If you've found yourself cooing in 'baby talk' to your baby, you're off to a good start.

Products sproutling

Fitbit for babies

A new wearable monitor for babies is trying to give parents some peace of mind.


Baby head glue is a thing

For frustrated parents of bald she-babies, a company is selling glue to stick pretty bows on their heads. That's right, glue. To stick bows on your baby.

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