If you are expecting for the first time you may have a thousand questions, secret worries and be feeling bogged down with information coming from all directions. Suddenly everybody is a baby expert and thinks they know best. There are hundreds of baby books in the shops, classes to attend and health visitor leaflets. How can you take it all in? Read more.
There are certain milestones in a new parent's life. The first smile, the first word, the first time they say Mummy (followed by 'Daddy' forever after!) and the first time they wave goodbye to you when they start nursery
So I guess everything I learnt post labour may not happen to you - but forewarned is forearmed right? So brace yourself lady, it can be less beaut than the films make it look is the take home message. That and never, ever Instagram your child's poo. Read more.