Preparing for baby

Ok, so you’re over the first big hurdle, you’re pregnant! Congratulations. Are you worried about what comes next? How do you begin to prepare for your new arrival? Help is at hand – we’ve consulted experts, and found real-life stories and great tips to share with you on preparing for a baby.

Our Food & Diets Editor has kept a pregnancy diary as she prepares for her first baby

Don’t know what you’re having? Try our Chinese Birth Predictor

Lots of ideas for baby names, plus a cute baby name generator to do the hard work for you!

‘Why is my baby crying?’

Breastfeeding v bottle feeding

Signs of labour