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Real Stories

Real stories from real parents to inspire you.

The secret to this solo parent’s happiness

How her relationship breakdown put a hold on Chelsie’s career — but not for long.

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A mama’s heartache of her stillborn baby girl

A family’s heartbreaking story of losing their baby to stillbirth

A heartbreaking story about baby Matilda who was born still, her family’s grief, and how to support parents who have lost a child.

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“Be kind to yourself and reach out for help”: a menopause story

Are you or a loved one making the transition through menopause? One woman wants you to know that help is out there and you’re not alone.

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“I started my master’s on parental leave”

Thinking about studying on parental leave? It ain’t easy, but it’s possible!

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Latest News

Expert articles to help you as an expecting parent.

Why expecting parents need to invest in a babymoon

Expecting and considering a babymoon? Five reasons why you should book that last hurrah trip before baby’s arrival.

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The perfect out-of-office parental leave message for dads

A tried and tested parental leave out of office message for dads with a sense of humor.

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Thinking about making a career move while pregnant?

Key considerations for making a career move during pregnancy from someone who’s taken the leap.

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What if my parental leave replacement is better than me?

Going on parental leave and experiencing the replacement blues? These tips might help.

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Latest News

Expert articles to help you as an expecting parent.

Why expecting parents need to invest in a babymoon

Why expecting parents need to invest in a babymoon

Expecting and considering a babymoon? Five reasons why you should book that last hurrah trip before baby’s arrival.

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The perfect out-of-office parental leave message for dads

A tried and tested parental leave out of office message for dads with a sense of humor.

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Thinking about making a career move while pregnant?

Key considerations for making a career move during pregnancy from someone who’s taken the leap.

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What if my parental leave replacement is better than me?

Going on parental leave and experiencing the replacement blues? These tips might help.

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How to retain high performers through pregnancy and parental leave

How our leaders manage the ‘big moments’ in our lives matters… enormously! Senior leader Merav Bloch knows two sides of the same coin.

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#1 tip for expecting parents: complete your parental leave plan

Counting down the days until parental leave? Have you prepared a parental leave plan? All your details laid out in one place.

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What the Circle In team wishes they'd known before going on parental leave

What the Circle In team wish they’d known before parental leave

We asked working parents what they wish they knew before parental leave and what they’d do differently next time.

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What to do when you have to start parental leave early

Here’s the lowdown on what happens with your parental leave if your baby arrives ahead of schedule.

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Resources

Practical tools and checklists for expecting parents.

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