Motherhood

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“25 weird reactions I got when people found out I was pregnant”

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    Life

    Truth time: is it ever possible to have an eco-friendly pregnancy?

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    Strength

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Life

“Too old” to have babies at 36? Twitter’s response to judgemental men is predictably brilliant

The platform’s community has poured scorn on findings from a new YouGov poll.

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Anna Brech
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Women

The rise of anti-feminist therapy: what you need to know

"A vicious culture war is playing out across social media, surrounding the roles that society ascribes to women."

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Sally Howard
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Podcasts

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

Sarah Jane Crawford joins the Baby On The Brain podcast to discuss.

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Lucy Robinson
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Relationships

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

“I experienced a disconnect that I knew I’d have to reconcile as the pregnancy progressed,” says Lotte Jeffs of her wife’s pregnancy.

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

Polly Braden’s new exhibition, Holding The Baby, highlights the realities of single parenting.

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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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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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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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People

“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

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Felicity Thistlethwaite
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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 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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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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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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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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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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Family & Friends

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

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

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Felicity Thistlethwaite
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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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“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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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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