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Yes! South African dads are getting paid paternity leave!

Yesterday a bill was passed in Parliament that will allow fathers to spend 10 working days at home with their new families. Here's what you need to know.

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“My uterine fibroids almost killed me — now I have a miracle baby”

“You’re stronger than you feel, you have more options than you think, and you are not alone.” Gessie Thompson shares her incredible story.

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Why you should re-think your lube if you’re trying to get pregnant

Popular OTC products can mean bad news for his swimmers.

Pregnancy health

How Yoga Helped This Woman Cope With Her Pregnancy

“I did a yoga class the day before I gave birth.” Adelline Malema shares her yoga journey before, during and after her pregnancy.

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Keep comfy in these maternity basics

Your maternity wear doesn't have to be elaborate. Keep it simple and easy with these basic items.

Babycare

Printable: Baby Layette list of everything baby will need

So you're expecting your very first bundle of joy, here are the things you might want to add to your shopping list.

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How to embrace your bump: gorgeous maternity fashion

Rhodé Marshall checks how mommies-to-be are adjusting their wardrobe, and also chats to Enhle Mbali Mlotshwa about her latest maternity range.

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Everything about baby showers!

Throwing a baby shower for your close friend or sister? Or simply looking for ideas to plan your own? We've got you covered!

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How to be the perfect pregnant dad

It won't all be sunshine and roses. You, Dad, are going to have to toughen up.

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SA's child support grants should start in pregnancy – study

A study was done in 27 countries to determine what South Africa could learn about implementing similar programmes.

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Delightful red & white baby shower ideas

Bring out the fun with this festive carnival-like baby shower theme. Keep decor and food dramatic and eye-catching with dark accents and bright colour contrasts.

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Quirky brights baby shower ideas

Bright colours are always a great way to put your guests and the mom-to-be in a mood to have fun and relax at the same time. Perfect if you've got a little princess on the way! 

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Eco design baby shower ideas

This eco themed baby shower is perfect for a mom who likes all things simple yet elegant. 

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Evening affair: baby shower ideas

Have your baby shower in the evening! It's sure to be something different yet elegant. 

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Pretty in pink

Create the perfect pink paradise to celebrate the arrival of a little princess. 

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Local is lekker

Celebrate the baby's heritage with SA flavour. 

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Hippo twins

Celebrate your baby and pregnancy in neutral style. 

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Print it: Baby shower invitations & birth announcements

Your Baby has designed a range of baby birth notices and baby shower invitations for you to download and print.

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From double-cab bakkies to 100 inspiring baby names

Thousands of baby names to the origins of the Hilux bakkie... these are the stories you should read before the week comes to a close.

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Quiz: What kind of mom will you be?

Take our quiz to find out...

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Printable: A c-section birth plan

Just because you're having a c-section doesn't mean you can't have a birth plan in place.

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How to have a sensible pregnancy

Here's what you can find in the new Pregnancy Sense book from Meg Faure.
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