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Daddy Diaries Part 9

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 06.16.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So this is what a natural birth looks like. This is how it was meant to be... this is what the midwife meant when she said it was all natural... no medication, no support, no help, nothing... just pure unadulterated pain!!!

Daddy Diaries Part 8

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 06.15.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So, it is 11 AM and my wife is keeled over, holding the bed with one hand and her tummy with the other, in obvious pain. It is quite obvious that the labor has kicked into another gear from even a few minutes ago and that we are getting closer. "It is time to go", she says.

Daddy Diaries Part 7

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 05.31.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So you've done the classes, you've read the books... you've talked to and listened to all the people around you offering their advice. You think you are prepared. But are you really?

Daddy Diaries Part 6

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 05.12.2016 | HuffPost Home
Tarun Sakhrani

The clock is ticking, the weeks are ticking away... the countdown has definitely begun. We've bought the stroller, we've set up the crib, we've clean...

Daddy Diaries Part 5

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 04.11.2016 | HuffPost Home
Tarun Sakhrani

The next stage in your baby's evolution (or your evolution as to-be parents) is the shower... No, not that kind that you take in a bathroom, standing ...

Daddy Diaries Part 4

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 03.28.2016 | Travel
Tarun Sakhrani

First there was the honeymoon... then came the babymoon... what's next? Post-babymoon? Anniversary moon? Birth moon? Child's 1st birthday-moon? G...

Daddy Diaries Part 3

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 03.03.2016 | HuffPost Home
Tarun Sakhrani

Your baby is on its way... you have a few more weeks to go and so you start wondering about things you need to buy. After all, there are so many thin...

Daddy Diaries Part 2

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 02.09.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So now that people know you're having a baby, the next level of absurdity is asking about the child's gender... two days after your first scan. "Do y...

Daddy Diaries Part 1

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 02.03.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

There's four magic words that can change your life forever... or for the second time... or for the time after you thought that three magic words were ...

She Has the Best Reaction to Her Sister's Ultrasound Surprise

LittleThings | Posted 07.07.2016 | Parents
LittleThings

The birth of a child is the greatest blessing of all, and it's double the excitement if you're blessed with twins.

An Open Letter To All Parents-To-Be

The Next Family | Posted 04.12.2015 | Parents
The Next Family

Despite being madly in love with motherhood, I can't help waxing poetic on occasion about my pre-child days. If anyone tries to tell you that your life will be the same after children as it was before, they are lying to you, plain and simple.

The New Vows: Now That We're Parents

Toni Hammer | Posted 12.23.2014 | Parents
Toni Hammer

I think that once a couple learns that they're parents, they should exchange new vows. Becoming a mom or a dad changes everything, and it's only fair that the vows have a couple amendments made to them.

This Film Asks Parenting's Most Eternal Question

Posted 11.21.2013 | Parents

In time for this week's United Nations Universal Children’s Day, Unilever has teamed with director Errol Morris, along with Save The Children, UNICE...

The One Question You Shouldn't Ask a Couple

Brett Blumenthal | Posted 12.05.2012 | Women
Brett Blumenthal

If you're married, you've probably experienced lots of prodding about various aspects of your life and marriage. But let's face it, there is one topic that is front and center almost as soon as the nuptials are exchanged.