Prepping new dads for newborns and kids' books about rainbow families

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Mon 29 February 2016

30 mins

We revisit some great advice for new dads from our Baby Helpline expert Chris Minogue. Callers find out how to prep for newborns, cope with sleep deprivation and support their partner. Clue: dads can do everything but breastfeed!

Plus, celebrate Mardi Gras with Amelia Lush, children's buyer at Better Read Than Dead. She shares her top pick of kids' books about difference and diversity. Favourites include A Tale of Two DaddiesMommy, Mama and Me, Stella Brings the FamilyMy Two Super Dads, Heather Has Two Mommies and "Let's Get a Pup!" Said Kate.

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