Big Brother or Sister: How did you tell your other children that they…
How did you tell your other children that they were going to be a big brother or sister?
6 Tips for Lazy Second Time Moms
Don't fret about everything you're not doing - do your best with these helpful hints.
How will your children take part in the birth?
Where will they be? Who will be with them?
4 Ways to Care for Your Older Child During the Birth
If you have older children and you're expecting a new baby you may wonder what you can do with the older sibling during the birth to include them.
What to Do with Older Kids While You Have the Baby
Who is going to watch your kids while you're having the baby? Here are a few people to consider for the job.
Are you ready for another baby?
Having a baby is a big change. But going from your first to your second (or more) can be an even bigger change. Here are some questions to ask yourself before you take the plunge.
How did you handle a pregnancy while dealing with other kids?
Having more than one child can make your second pregnancy much harder. How did you deal?
Preparing for a New Baby
Preparing an older children for a new baby is fun. Here are some tips for getting ready for a new baby.
Natural Childbirth: The Next Time
" Becoming empowered to have natural childbirth the second time (even if the first time wasn’t great)" Dr. Bartell helps you decide what's right for you.
Fighting Postpartum Blues: It's Harder With Two Than One
Some common questions about PPD with more than one child. What you can expect.
Getting Your Children Ready for a New Baby
Expecting another baby? You may wonder what you need to do to get your older kids ready for the new baby. Here are some tips to getting ready.
Sibling Hospital Bag
Ever wonder how you're going to entertain your older child while they wait for their sibling? Here is a hospital bag to pack for them or ways to entertain them where ever they are while their new baby is being born...
Dad's Changing Role
How having another baby effects dad.
Should you breastfeed this time around?
If you didn't breastfeed last time, you may wonder if you should or could this time. Dr. Bartell answers your questions.
Second Baby Shower
Are baby showers for second babies appropriate? Have a look at some of the reasonsing for the pros and cons.
What did your child want to name the baby?
Did you have an older child or friend who wanted to help name your baby? What baby names did they choose?
How is a second pregnancy different from a first pregnancy?
Once you've had a baby, you've got the pregnancy thing down. Or do you? Here other moms share how their second pregnancy was different than their first!
Another baby? - How did you know you were ready for another baby?
How did you know you were ready for another baby?
What do you say when someone comments on your family size? - Family Size...
Big family. Small family. Only child. Everyone has an opinion on the ideal family size. But what happens when people start sharing their opinion with you?
How long between pregnancies?
We like to plan everything - even our children. Do we really have control over how far apart our kids are?
Breastfeeding Books for Kids
A look at some of the books available that are designed to talk about breastfeeding to kids.
Children at Birth
Should you have your older children at the birth of your baby?
Your Second Pregnancy
Your second pregnancy is going to be different from your first pregnancy. So how do you deal with a second pregnancy when you already have to care for a baby or older child.
Tips for Second Time Moms
Having your second baby isn't easy. What advice do you have for moms who are trying to do their best and aren't happy with how that feels.
Have you ever tandem nursed?
Nursing two kids in the same time period is called tandem nursing. Have you ever done it?
Childbirth Class the Second Time Around
Many people decide to take childbirth classes with their first baby, but do you need to take a class when you're pregnant with a subsequent baby? The answer might surprise you.
Ever breastfeed in pregnancy?
Sometimes you get pregnant when you're breastfeeding and you're not ready to quit breastfeeding, so you keep going. Share your story.
Where were your older kids when you had a baby?
Who will watch your kids while you're in labor?
What are you sorry you told your child about pregnancy?
Every says something harsh about pregnancy or labor that you regretted?
Things You Should Probably Never Tell Your Children About Pregnancy
Please watch what you say about pregnancy and birth when talking to your older kids while pregnant. You might not realize the harsh things that can come out of your mouth.