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  3. Meet Other Members

    1. Feature Member

      Find out more about the people behind the EB usernames

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    2. Newbies' Comfy Couch

      Make yourself at home and introduce yourself

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    3. EB Buddy Groups

      Find a new group of friends among our mini-communities

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  4. Parents' Groups

    1. Join a parents' group here

      Meet members with children born around the same time as yours

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  5. Conception

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  6. Pregnancy

    1. Pregnancy: Tips, Questions and Information

      Ask questions or offer advice to other expectant parents

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    3. Hospital and Birthing Centres

      Ask about others' experiences to help decide where your baby will be born

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    4. Doulas & Midwives

      Bringing birth practitioners and EB members together

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    5. Baby Names

      Share opinions about one of the most important decisions a parent will make

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    6. Pregnancy/Parenting After Problems Conceiving

      Meet others who understand the ups and downs

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    7. Pregnancy/Parenting After Loss

      Moving on after a difficult time

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    8. Specialised Pregnancy Support Groups

      Buddy groups for those experiencing pregnancy after overcoming obstacles

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  7. Miscarriage, Stillbirth & the Loss of a Child

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  8. Birth

    1. Labour & Birth

      What to expect on the big day

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    2. Caesars

      Preparing for a delivery by caesarean section

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    3. Vaginal Birth Preparation

      Plus vaginal birth after a caesarean section (VBAC)

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    4. Home Birthing

      Talk about your plans and experiences of babies born at home

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    5. Your birth stories

      Share your precious memories

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    6. Traumatic & Disappointing Birth Experiences

      When things don't turn out how you expected

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    7. Your body after baby

      All about your recovery and the changes that take place

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  9. Babies

    1. Birth-6 Months

      The early days

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    2. 6-12 Months

      Your older baby

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    3. Babies Born Early (and beyond)

      The issues facing parents of premmies

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    4. Twins, Triplets, Quads and More

      For parents and friends of multiples

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    5. Breastfeeding

      From birth to beyond

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    6. Formula and supplement feeding

      Advice and support

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    7. Baby and toddler food

      Seek advice on weaning and solids and share your favourite recipes

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    8. Nappies

      Disposable or modern cloth? The choices don't end there

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    9. Buying & Dressing for Baby

      Plan your spending first

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    10. Prams & Strollers

      Getting mobile with your baby or toddler

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    11. Sleeping

      How to help everyone get enough

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  10. Toddler & Kids

    1. Babies and Kids With Disabilities & Special Needs

      Advice and support from others who understand

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    2. 12-24 Months

      The first birthday and beyond

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    3. 24-36 months

      The transition stage from toddler to pre-schooler

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    4. 3-5 Years

      The pre-school years

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    5. 5-8 Years (Younger Kids)

      Discuss issues around the early primary years - behaviour, development and discipline.

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    6. 8-12 years ( The pre-teen years)

      Discuss behaviour, development and discipline for tweens.

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    7. 13-18 years (Teenagers)

      Discuss behaviour, development and discipline for teens.

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    8. Challenging Behaviour & Discipline Techniques

      Coping with tears, tantrums and trying times

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    9. Toilet Training

      Is your child ready? Looking for the signs and getting started

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    10. Car Restraints

      Make the right choices when it comes to safety

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    11. Bullying

      Support and advice for tough times at school

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  11. Daycare, Pre-School and School

    1. Daycare, Babysitters & Nannies

      For finding child care or being a carer

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    2. Playgroups

      Discuss your Playgroup experiences or find a Playgroup near you.

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    3. Preschool (EC, Kinder)

      Discuss your child's early childhood education here.

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    4. Your Child's Education - First year of school

      Choosing a school, school readiness and the challenges of the first year of formal schooling.

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    5. Your Child's Education - Year one and beyond

      The learning experience for children and parents

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  12. Parties & Special Occasions

    1. Parties for Under 5s

      Organising a special day for the little ones

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    2. Parties for 5 and Over

      Planning and hosting gatherings for older children

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    3. Weddings, Christenings & Showers

      Celebrating the landmarks of life

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    4. Christmas, Adult birthdays, Special Occasions & other

      Seasonal events and party ideas for grown-ups

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  13. The Parents' Room

    1. Everyday Mums Chat

      The everyday things that other parents understand

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    2. Young Mums and Mums-To-Be

      Meet other members who are starting families early

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    3. 'Older' Mums and Mums-To-Be

      For those having or thinking about a late baby

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    4. Same-Sex Parents & Parents-To-Be

      Families that begin with two mums or two dads

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    5. Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses

      Dealing with the ups and downs

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    6. Your Family

      Discuss the day-to-day dynamics

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    7. Large Families

      Share tips for budgeting, time management and daily life with many kids

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    9. Fostering

      Share the journey with other foster parents, current or prospective

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    10. Relationships

      A members-only forum to seek support and discuss sensitive subjects

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    11. Plus Size Living

      Share your experiences with other members

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    12. Find the 'awesome' in your family

      Join a 4 week challenge brought to you by Essential Baby and Parent Wellbeing that will help you maximize the ‘awesome’ moments in your family right now.

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  14. Hobbies & Crafts

    1. Genealogy

      Sharing tips, research methods and sites and more.

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    2. Hobbies & Crafts

      Discover your creativity

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    3. Quilting & Sewing

      Many threads about needle crafts

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    4. Scrap Chat & Share

      All about scrapbooking

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    5. Photography

      Tips and inspiration for beginners to experts

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  15. Lifestyle & Entertainment

    1. Environmental Tips, Info, News & Questions

      Go green and help sustain the future

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    2. Recipes & Cooking Tips

      Share your favourites and find new inspiration

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    3. Managing Money

      Helping you take charge of your finances

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    4. TV, Movies & Celebrity News

      What we're watching on the big and small screens

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    5. Books, Poetry & Music

      What we're reading, playing and listening to

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    6. Have a Laugh

      The place for jokes and sharing life's lighter moments

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    7. Games

      Get hooked on some of our online community games

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    8. Family Travel

      Check in for tips before you take off

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    9. Beauty and Fashion

      How to look good and feel great

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    10. Your Pets

      Meet other members whose pets are part of the family

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    11. Home, Garden & Renovating

      Practical advice, inspiration and motivation

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    12. Sports

      Show your team's colours and fly the flag here

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    13. Internet & Technology

      For talk about internet, mobiles and gadgets

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    15. Celebrity Parents and Kids

      Births, babies and the kids who have everything!

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  16. General

    1. News, Social Issues & Politics

      What's making news close to home and abroad

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    2. What Do You Think?

      For discussions about the issues that make us think

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    3. Miscellaneous

      For topics that just don't quite fit in anywhere else

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    4. Good News

      Shout it from the rooftops and share it with the EB community

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    5. Venting Board

      Sometimes it feels better to get it off your chest

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    6. Competitions

      Enter our members-only competitions here

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  17. Essential Work

    1. Studying and Parenting

      Striking a balance between family and further education

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    2. Party Plan

      For sellers and buyers to share ideas, info and strategies. Please read the forum guidelines before posting!

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    3. Employment Opportunities

      Offer a job to an EB member here! Please read the forum guidelines before posting.

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    4. Seeking Employment

      For EB members looking for work - and those who want to employ them. Please read the forum rules before posting.

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    5. Working Parents

      When you're juggling work and family commitments

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    6. My Business

      For business owners to share advice and support. Please read the forum guidelines before posting.

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  18. Health

    1. General Health and Safety Tips

      General Health and Safety Tips

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    2. Your Diet & Fitness

      Your Diet & Fitness

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    3. Natural Therapies

      Natural Therapies

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    5. Allergy and Food Intolerance Support

      Food Intolerances and Allergies

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  19. Shopping

    1. Hot Specials

      Hot Specials

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    2. Product Reviews

      Product Reviews

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    3. Product Recalls

      Product Recalls

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    4. Children's toys

      Toy shopping for younger kids (1-8)

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    5. Toys for Older Kids

      Toy shopping for older kids (8 and up)

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  20. Dad's Zone

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    2. Dad chat

      Forum for men to chat to other dads and dads-to-be.

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