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    We’re having a(nother) baby! My reaction on finding out…
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    If Kama Sutra did birthing positions…
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    Why dads aren’t taking up shared parental leave (but why we all should)
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    What our preemie son’s birth meant to me…

We’re having a(nother) baby! My reaction on finding out…

So, it’s official. We’re pregnant again! Which means come November (or probably sooner given our track record), we’ll be back where we started; knee deep in newborn nappies, nipple cream and breast pumps. Never ending sterilising sessions, obsessive swaddling and sleepless nights. But this time, with a potty training toddler in tow… It’s…

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If Kama Sutra did birthing positions…

When it comes to sex positions, we pretty much all know what we’re doing. And even if we don’t, there are plenty of ‘educational’ videos online and instruction manuals like the Kama Sutra and The Joy of Sex to ensure we’re suitably prepared. However, when it comes to the taboo subject of birthing…

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30 GIFs that perfectly sum up the first year of parenthood

The first year of parenthood is a total rollercoaster of emotions. From hilarious tear-inducing highs to bang your head against the wall lows, you are guaranteed to experience them all. But rather than give you a lengthy blow by blow account of every single thing you can expect to go through during your…

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Your willy is not a toy…a poem for parents of little boys

As every parent with sons will know, there comes a time in every little boy’s life when – out of nowhere – he suddenly discovers his willy … and dutifully become completely obsessed with it (a bond which, I should say, only grows stronger as the years go by). And while of course this…

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Poetry Corner: The night Uber saved bedtime

Something amazing happened to us the other day. One of those random acts of kindness that makes you realise that small gestures of generosity can truly make a person’s day. That, despite what the media tells us, there are good people in the world after all. So in tribute to Peter, the random Uber…

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