Archive of ‘Pregnancy’ category

10 Things Never Say to a Pregnant Woman

10 Things Never Say to a Pregnant Woman

There are many things one should never say to a pregnant woman but all-too-often it seems people cross the delicate line into ‘awkward’ or ‘insulting’ simply because it seems the world is full of experts on anything to do with babies. Here is a list of ten top ‘no-nos’ when it comes to pregnant ladies. […] Read more…

Pregnant Heart Bump

24 Reasons to Love Pregnancy

What did you love most about your pregnancy (aside from giving birth to a beautiful baby)? I asked our community of mums what they loved most about their pregnancy.  Being pregnant is a special time at the same time it can be incredibly hard and tiring!  Read our 24 reasons to love pregnancy below. That […] Read more…

Parenting Tips

35 Parenting Tips

Becoming a new mum or dad can be one of the most daunting things you will ever become. The parenting tips and advice offered from experts can be a mind-field.  I asked our Facebook community what advice they would offer a new Mum or Dad, read their responses below.  I would love to hear what tips you would give so […] Read more…

How a Father Can Support their Wife in Pregnancy

How a Father Can Support their Wife in Pregnancy

Pregnancy is often talked about from a women’s perspective, with a man’s voice often missing. This is probably true because while you’re the woman will have to do the hard work of growing a new person, being a man there’s relatively little work we have to do during pregnancy. However, if you’re a man reading […] Read more…

Swollen Feet and Legs During Pregnancy

Swollen Feet and Legs During Pregnancy

Experiencing Swollen Feet and Legs During Pregnancy? Your ankles and feet, along with your hands and fingers quite often swell slightly during pregnancy.This happens because your body retains more fluid than usual. This type of swelling tends to be worse during hot weather, or if you have been standing all day on your feet. It […] Read more…

Miracle of Life

Video: The Miracle of Life

Miracle of Life video by RenderingCG was first published on YouTube in November 2012 and has had over 1,200,000 views! It shows a pregnancy from conception to birth, featuring Hans Zimmer mixing musics and is a truly amazing video to watch. The ending is especially beautiful and a brought a tear to my eye. I hope […] Read more…

Advice for new mums and dads

Advice for New Parents

We asked on The Baby View facebook page “What is your #1 piece of advice for new parents?”  This is some of the advice that was shared by other parents. Sleep when baby sleeps Don’t focus on how others are parenting their kids, just know that you are great parents and doing the best you […] Read more…

Preparing for a Home Birth

If you are planning on having a home birth, it’s handy to have all the below in an easy to access place so your support team can easily find anything you may need. It is also a good idea to have a small bag beside these items so it can be quickly packed if necessary. […] Read more…

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