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Fertility problems: having a baby is not always a given
Fertility problems: did you know that it occurs in 1 in 6 couples? Chances are you know someone with fertility problems. Or that you are struggling with it yourself. What are the causes, and how do you deal with them?
The ultimate guide to making your own ultrasound!
At last! The Babywatcher has arrived. It is so special to look at the baby in your belly. Don't know yet how to make an ultrasound? Anyone can do it, we promise! With our tips, we will help you to make the best ultrasound scans.
When will I feel my baby?
It's so magical the first time you feel your baby move in your belly. Soft kicks, hiccups, you can feel your baby turning around. But when did you first feel your baby? And how does it feel?
This is why the Babywatcher is safe for mother and child
We love babies. So, of course, the Babywatcher is safe. Did you know that the Babywatcher was developed by a team of experts, especially for parents at home?
Waiting for an ultrasound... this is how it feels!
I never realised that pregnancy is all about waiting. I was waiting for a positive pregnancy test. Waiting for an ultrasound. Waiting for the trimesters to pass. Waiting for the baby. It takes a long time—all that waiting. I can’t wait to meet my baby.
Everything you need to know about an ultrasound
Ultrasounds, it is impossible to imagine the medical world without them. Because without ultrasound scans, we could not look at our unborn babies. We will tell you all about ultrasounds during pregnancy.
Heartburn during pregnancy - what to do about it
The unpleasent feeling that you have food stuck in your throat, acid reflux and a burning sensation in your throat. Does this sound familiar to you? We will tell you more about what causes it. And what to do about...
Making an ultrasound with my ill mother: a priceless memory!
At the age of twenty-three, Astrid lost her mother. Two days before little Ivy Mae was born. At the same time, Astrid experienced one of the saddest and most beautiful events of her life. She is grateful for one of the last memories with her mother. Together, in the hospital bed, admiring her little one with the Babywatcher.
Little brother or sister coming... How to involve your child in your pregnancy?
We try involving Giulia-Mae as much as possible in the pregnancy by, for example, reading her books, taking her to check-ups, talking to her about it. Is this the right way? No idea, but it feels right to us.
Pregnant: feeling love for your baby, how to do it
Did you know that even before birth, when your baby is still comfortably inside your belly, your baby needs security, and love from mummy and daddy? But how do you connect with your baby? We tell you how to connect from the start.
The scan showed that the baby in my belly was not a son but a daughter
Wow, a second son. A mum of boys! There will be two little boys to go on a walk with, in a few months. One snuggled up to me in the baby carrier while the other races through the forest with daddy. We fantasised about it... Until the day of the 20-week ultrasound. A surprise was waiting for us.
Cost of non-medical ultrasound: is a pregnancy scan expensive?
A scan for pleasure! It is always very nice and reassuring to admire your baby one more time. And to see those cute movements instead of just feeling it in the belly. But... what are the costs of non-medical ultrasounds?
How to prepare your child for the baby’s arrival?
Congratulations! A baby is growing in your belly (again). It is essential to prepare your child well for its arrival. But how do you go about it? Check out these 6 tips! Telling your child As soon as your pregnant...
Making a pregnancy scan at the baby shower!
She is the first in the group of friends. The first in a relationship, the first engaged, the first married. Recently, there was big news: there is a baby on the way! That needs to be celebrated. Organising a baby...
Can my partner come to a scan with me?
Do you also look forward to your pregnancy check-ups? To check up on the baby. And that feeling of love during an ultrasound. Magical! It's even more special if your partner can come along and is also totally charmed, right?...
6 insecurities of a pregnant woman
Do you worry so much? It is perfectly normal to feel insecure during your pregnancy. It is no small thing that you are about to experience. Above all, know that you are not alone! That there is something wrong You...
Getting pregnant after coming off the pill
Ready to have a baby? Stop taking the pill is the first step you take if you want to get pregnant. But when exactly should you stop taking the pill and when will you be ready to conceive again? Coming...
First symptoms of being pregnant!
Pregnant? Or not? You can find out that you are pregnant even before you have taken a pregnancy test. You may notice this in your body from as early as the first week. The following symptoms indicate an early pregnancy:...
Faint line on a pregnancy test: am I pregnant or not?
You're super excited and counting down the minutes. You take a look at your pregnancy test and you're seeing… An extremely faint line. What does this mean? Am I pregnant or not? You feel like you could be pregnant. You...
Period pregnant
Having your period while you’re pregnant. How is it possible? Pregnant, while having your period: That's not possible at all! Yet, sometimes it really seems like you’re having your period. You may not realize that you’re pregnant, believe it, or...
Posting Pictures of Your Kids on Social Media, Yes or No?
Our feeds are full of pictures of babies we scroll past and like without giving it much thought, but the fact sharing pictures online is so normalised doesn’t mean we have to do it with our own children. So, what...