Research reveals that becoming a mother is likely to deprive you of sleep—long-term, and at the expense of your health and sanity (men’s sleeping patterns remain undisturbed, says the same data. Here’s exactly why you shouldn’t be shortchanging on shuteye—and how you can get more in.
Tossing babes and little kids skyward mostly seems to be a Dad thing—and plenty mums don’t begrudge the peculiar bonding exercise (but hold their breath while biting their tongue). Yet cute as the photo ops may be, is this actually a safe thing to do?
Not only do kids like to taste-test most things that are inedible—they also like to shove things up their nostrils that have no business being there. In the (likely) event that yours does just this, here’s how to DIY the removal of the foreign body; sans tweezers, forceps, or the hoover.
Having children later in life tends to come with a warning label attached—or at least a mild degree of caution, for women. But is this a valid way of approaching family planning?