"What should my husband check out or read before our baby arrives?" Here's a list of resources, books, and sites you can trust for new and expecting dads - I've used them all!
Childbirth class is not a big, slapstick group exercise of pushing out the baby. When you hear "childbirth class," what's in your head is probably some sitcom trope of a flustered dad bobbling a plastic baby and trying to do Lamaze breathing. It's so much better than that. Here's why you should embrace it, and what to look out for when choosing a baby preparation course.
At 31 weeks, my twin daughters decided enough was enough. It was time to arrive, even if that meant feet first. Find out about the story of the birth of our twin girls, how one of them decided to do things backward, and what it's like in the delivery room!
For some reason, we've demonized the idea of getting a congratulatory gift for new moms after delivery. Screw it. Get your wife a freaking push present, dads.
What's a push present? It's a small but thoughtful gift you get the woman who just went through labor to give birth to your son or daughter.
Bed rest is part of the deal if your baby wants to arrive too early. Although the words "bed" and "rest" are in it, don't be fooled and think your wife is getting some lush vacation. It's extremely tough. Here's what you can do to prepare.