newborns

How To Change A Diaper

How To Change A Diaper

Sure, lots of people grow up with much younger siblings or cousins, or they babysat as teenagers, or they have friends who have babies, or they’re just around babies. For these people, changing a diaper can seem like a no-brainer. But then there are people like me and my husband who…

How To Make Childbirth (Slightly) Less Terrifying

How To Make Childbirth (Slightly) Less Terrifying

When I was pregnant with my son nine years ago, I remember being a little nervous about the process of actually giving birth. Hahahahaha, just kidding, I was petrified. While all the other pregnant women from my “new mums group” were gushing about the “natural, med-free birth” they dreamt of,…

Cover Your Breast Pump Bottle With A Baby Sock

Cover Your Breast Pump Bottle With A Baby Sock

Pumping breast milk can be disheartening, particularly if you don’t produce much of it. I’ve sat there attached to my tit juicer (trademark Tina Fey), watching, waiting, wishing and hoping for that liquid gold to come gushing through. Um, any moment now.