Caring for baby
Greer Berry talks about 'the village' she has supporting her as a new mum.
The reality is that you won't enjoy every minute of being a parent. Being told to do so, over and over, can lead to feelings of inadequacy.
During these past few weeks, I've come to rely on some certain key items to get through my day
Hillary Frank's complicated, gruellng labour gave birth to two lovely beings: her daughter, Sasha, and her delightful podcast, The Longest Shortest Time.
I haven't filled out either of the baby books I was given when my daughter was born, instead I've found digital ways to record her milestones.
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Being a first-time mum is tough for so many reasons - particularly because you really have no idea what you are doing.
It was a blissful kind of existence, those first two weeks with our first newborn. Then it was time to go it alone.
Mums talk more than dads to new babies, and baby girls get spoken to more than baby boys according to a new study.
There are so many things that I've learnt, discovered, failed at and laughed at in this past week as a mother.
Do you feel guilty when you leave your baby on the floor to attend to daily tasks? Don't.
Researchers have found a woman's relationship with her mother can have an impact on how she bonds with her own baby.
Bombarded by joyful images of instant bonding and instinctive breastfeeding many new parents are unprepared for the realities of caring for newborns.
Introducing solids to babies can play havoc on their tiny digestive systems.
I haven't been a parent long, but it's been long enough to know that half the things I said I'd always or never do before kids were lies.
Ruby's a very cruisy baby, but even she will spit the dummy sometimes.
Is it okay to ask for money instead of gifts for a christening or naming day, or is it in bad taste?
Anxiety, joy, exhaustion and bouts of frustration ... The many shocks of first-time fatherhood resound in a dad's diary of his son's early months.
Convinced of breast milk's healing powers, one mother has been using this so-called "liquid gold" to make organic soap.
Your baby will love you for these. Like a piece of cake in a ball, they're also great for anyone with egg allergies.
These delicious nuggets make great finger food for babies and can be served with dips or diced veges.
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