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The Run-up: Week 30

From this point on, the baby gains a half pound a week. Your partner will probably notice this and mention it to you. Every morning. Your baby, with their newly opened eyes can now recognize light and dark. So, now might be a good time to introduce them to the Star Wars franchise.

Your Partner: Her uterus is being pushed up into her lungs. It’s not normally supposed to be there. So, yeah, it’s not you taking her breath away.

Here’s everything that you should know for this week. (You can also look back to Week 29 or skip ahead to Week 31)

What Is A Doula And Should You Have One?

Doulas and a midwifes are pretty different, but they have some notable benefits. Here are the questions you should ask when deciding whether to hire a doula.
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Fatherly IQ
  1. When shopping for toys, what's the most important quality you look for?
    That it's fun.
    That it is educational.
    That it will keep my child's attention.
    That it won't drive me insane.
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7 Baby Carriers Cool Enough To Support Your Kid And Your Ego

You’ll be carrying a newborn until it’s a toddler, so better invest in a baby carrier that’s comfortable, easy to strap on, and won’t kill your back.
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6 Tips To Help Your Pregnant Partner Sleep All Night

Putting the Zs on repeat can be a hard ask when she’s pregnant. So discover these six tips that will turn you into an amazing sleep ally.
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