Are We Ready

Are you ready to have a baby (or another baby)? Here we'll help you decide what to do when one partner isn't ready, teach you how to solidify your relationship before baby arrives, and more.

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A Nine-Month Plan for Getting Your Family's Finances in Order

Follow these steps to financial stability so your family can be on the right track in less than a year.

When One Partner Doesn’t Want a Baby

What if one partner wants a baby but the other is hesitant? A psychoanalyst shares his words of wisdom.

What to Expect: Hospital Birth Costs

Giving birth doesn't come cheap. From prenatal care and epidurals to pre-term deliveries and hospital stays, here's the bottom line on hospital births.

Readers Reveal: Surprising Ways Life Changes When You Become a Parent

You know your date nights will be numbered and you're going to lose sleep, but what about the changes you don't hear about every day? We asked our Facebook fans to tell it like it is; here, we share their best answers.

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Having a Second Baby: What to Expect

You thought your first child was life-changing? Wait until you have your second one!

Are You Ready for a Baby?

Ask yourself and your partner these 9 questions before you start trying to conceive.

Is a 62-Year-Old First-Time Mom Being Selfish?

Australia's oldest first-time mom has both major critics and fans. What do you think?