I was so reluctant, but seeking professional help was the best thing I've done for me and my family.
Mistakes are part of the fabric of parenting life, but you'd be forgiven for thinking they weren't.
As soon as the cold weather hits, so too do colds.
It took the mother of all hangovers to get there, but I got there.
"I want my boys to know it's okay to feel big emotions."
Sometimes we all need a reminder of who we are when we're not someone's mum.
I choose to keep everything else together instead of myself.
Can you still have a fun holiday wardrobe while wrangling children? Yes, but be prepared.
"I was trying to be civil to him for the kids' sake, but he kept baiting me when no one else was in earshot."
'I was so thankful until she told me she only demanded three things'
The woman lost her son at 19 weeks.
"I don't need to defend myself to anyone."
Erin Huckle says the change has given her a 'new sense of control' over her life.
Returning to work after having a baby can be a huge adjustment.
Aussie dad and author Rob Sturrock reveals what it's really like being a novelty in the workforce.
The hard work, and the doubt, have all been worth it.
I was excited for a break from the daily grind... my naivety was shattered when the baby arrived.
I will never deny the fact that grief has a place when you give birth to a child who brings a set of circumstances very different to what you imagined. Because for nine months, I thought I knew my Georgie.
"Life has a funny way of giving you what you need when you need it the most."
In Australia, around 57 babies are born prematurely (before 37 weeks) each day. EB member Jannette tells her story about her twin sons, who were born at 24 weeks.
Essential Baby member Erin Law is a mum of three. Her daughter Bailey has autism, and Erin has Asperger's Syndrome herself. A year after her diagnosis, and on World Autism Awareness Day, she shares her story.
Essential Baby member Emma Bigwood always loved dogs - and now she's making a difference by helping save the lives of many canines. She shares her story.
As part of Down Syndrome Awareness Month, we share a story from EB member Julia Watson, who has a daughter with Down syndrome. She recalls the ways her little girl has changed their family for the better ...