Motherhood

Motherhood, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Sarah Jane Crawford, Baby On The Brain
    Podcasts

    A frank and honest conversation about being a “feminist mum”

  • Portrait of two mom women embracing their newborn baby.
    Relationships

    How pregnancy really feels when you’re in the role of the ‘other mother’

  • Woman on a bus wearing a face mask looking out of the window
    Life

    8 photos that capture the challenges and strength of single-parent families

Latest Stories

Baby On The Brain hosts joined by the founder of Pregnant Then Screwed
Podcasts

What can be done to stop women from suffering financially after having a child?

This week on the Baby On The Brain podcast, the host explores what happens to the gender pay gap during motherhood.

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Stylist Team
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Baby On The Brain podcast: discussing jealousy and the 'perfect' pregnancy
Podcasts

It’s time to discuss jealousy and the myth of the ‘perfect’ pregnancy

How can you navigate motherhood without the green-eyed monster getting the better of you?

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Stylist Team
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Nina Malone and Keeley Taverner
Podcasts

Baby On The Brain podcast: “Culturally there’s a massive challenge around asking for help”

Exploring the challenges faced by Black mothers in pregnancy and childbirth.

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Stylist Team
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Stylist Magazine Issue 553
Life

Maybe, baby: Stylist investigates the rise of motherhood ambivalence in this week’s issue

To have a baby or not to have a baby? That is the question. Download your copy of Stylist to read now.

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Stylist Team
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Felicity Thistlethwaite
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“We need male allies in our homes to be fighting for shared parental leave”

Anna Whitehouse and Adanna Steinacker on Stylist's Baby On The Brain podcast

Baby On The Brain: episode 3§
Podcasts

Baby On The Brain podcast: “If someone asks if you want help, accept it”

Tiredness is one thing that all new mums experience. So how exactly do they deal with it?

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Lucy Robinson
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Black women breast cancer
Health

Black women lose babies too, so why is no one talking about it?

One woman shares her story of miscarrying her child at 18 weeks.

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Almaz Ohene
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Baby On The Brain podcast episode 2
Podcasts

“My saving grace in the first few months of having my daughter was having a mum WhatApp group”

Black Ballad founder Tobi Oredein joins the Baby On The Brain podcast.

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Stylist Team
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A notebook and pen
Opinion

“Inhospitable womb, lazy uterus and barren need to be scrapped from our vocabulary”

Dr Ellie Rayner doesn't think the out-dated terms work.

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Dr Ellie Rayner
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Parenting podcasts
Podcasts

Podcasts about motherhood, including Stylist’s Baby On The Brain

Because sometimes you just need to hear it from another woman.

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Stylist Team
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Baby On The Brain
Podcasts

“I didn’t want to be known as the pregnant woman who was now less ambitious”

Stylist's Lisa Harvey and entrepreneur Adanna Steinacker discuss motherhood identity on Stylist's Baby On The Brain podcast.

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Stylist Team
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Felicity Thistlethwaite
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Baby On The Brain: Stylist’s new franchise exploring motherhood in 2021

It's not about feeding or birth, it's all about you.

Returning from maternity leave, women on a computer call
People

How lockdown is reshaping returning from maternity leave

There's a whole new world of work out there, and it's not easy to navigate.

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MaryLou Costa
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Same sex relationship
Long Reads

“I felt like I missed my chance at parenthood by the narrowest of margins”

Rosie Wilby talks about motherhood as a gay woman.

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Rosie Wilby
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Life

The baby name debate: why is there so much snobbery about what kids are called?

Stylist explores the minefield that is baby name choices – and the snobbery that goes with them.

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Natalie Gil
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Health

The Black Maternity Scandal – Twitter reacts to the Dispatches documentary

Stylist speaks to one of the women featured in Channel 4's new must-watch documentary about the Black maternity scandal happening in Britain today

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Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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Best box sets ever: The Gilmore Girls
Entertainment

17 fantastic films and TV shows about mother-daughter relationships

From Gilmore Girls to The Farewell.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Women

Chemical pregnancies are common, so why don't we talk about them?

What is a chemical pregnancy, what causes it and are they harmful? We ask a specialist to demystify.

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Alice Porter
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Natalie Gil
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Why so many more women are considering adoption during the pandemic

Meet the women who are taking steps to adopt and form their own families amid the chaos of coronavirus.

pregnant woman giving birth
Relationships

The question everyone kept asking this lesbian couple when they were having a baby

There's a lot for new parents to get their heads around when having their first child, but for one same-sex couple, one question came up over and over again.

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Olivia Jones
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