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Collecting Colostrum Before Your Birth
Consider collecting colostrum (the earliest form of breastmilk) before your baby is born. Here are some tips!
Maternal Mental Health Matters: 5 Ways to *Actually* Support New Moms
May 2nd is World Maternal Mental Health Day. Here’s why maternal mental health matters, and some ways to actually help new moms.
What Do Postpartum Doulas Do?|Doula Support in Halton, Hamilton, Mississauga
What exactly do postpartum doulas do? What’s so magical about them? What’s the difference between a doula and a nanny or a baby nurse?
Just like *they* said it would, time has flown by and I’m about to become a kindergarten mom. Reflections on self-doubt, mom guilt, and kettle chips.
Pregnant at the Office: The First Trimester
You feel like crap *and* you’re bursting with excitement *and* you want to hide it for 40+ hours a week. Does this sound like a day in your life?
Becky’s Birth Story
Becky’s #REALTALK birth stories.
After the Due Date: The 40+ Weeks Club
Your due date came and went and you’re still so very pregnant. CONGRATS! You’re now a card carrying member of the 40+ Weeks Club. Here’s what it’s like.
4 Things That Happen When You Stop Judging Other Parents
Parenting is hard enough without all side-eye. Here’s what happens when you stop judging other parents.
Guest Post from a Dad: Your Partner is Pregnant! Here’s What You Should Know.
In a nutshell, do whatever she wants during pregnancy and be sober during labour.