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    The important role dads play in feeding our babies (even when it comes to breastfeeding)
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    Why dads aren’t taking up shared parental leave (but why we all should)
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    Sex after having a baby: 7 things that mums want dads to know
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    Perceptions of fatherhood are outdated and have to change
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    To babymoon or not to babymoon? That is the question…
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    Ask the Expert: Hypnobirthing…the birth technique everyone’s talking about

Could hygge reduce the stress of life with a new baby?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you’ll be familiar with hygge, the untranslatable Danish concept of cosiness and quality time that’s been sending lifestyle bloggers into a frenzy for longer than I care to remember. But while many of us hard-nosed Brits (myself included) may think of ourselves as too busy and too sceptical to…

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Gender Neutral Parenting…why you don’t have to choose between pink or blue

– Guest post from writer, aspiring family counsellor and mum of two, Aleah Kristin, discussing the rising popularity of Gender Neutral Parenting – When couples discover they are going to be parents, it brings up a lot of questions. But perhaps the most common of them all is; “pink or blue?” Of course, the question isn’t always presented in the…

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The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Guide – insider tips for dads, plus exclusive discounts! Major brownie points guaranteed…

Calling all dads and expectant papas…this is urgent. A very important date is fast approaching, and it’s time to start preparing right now (if you haven’t done so already). Because on Sunday 26th March 2017, it’s Mother’s Day in the UK. And while you might not think this is important for you (or in any way your responsibility), think again. For…

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Is my pregnant wife a secret superhero?

I don’t believe in unicorns, ghosts or magic, but the signs that I’m living with a secret superhero are proving increasingly difficult to ignore. Now firmly into the third trimester of our first pregnancy, I’m convinced that my wife has super powers… My wife, the superhero First up, in the same way that all good superheroes start out, she’s been…

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A worrying glimpse into my pregnant wife’s future mothering style

Let me start by saying that I love my wife dearly and have no doubt that she is going to be an incredible mother. However the other day, I caught a worrying and surprisingly-strict glimpse into her future mothering style which, I must admit, frightened me to the core. Picture the scene… (Photo by Tom Simpson via Compfight) ‘Twas a dark,…

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