Immunisations and anal pharmacists

Immunisations and anal pharmacists

Motherhood in the Fatherland follows mum Sabine Devins as she navigates the cultural quirks of having a baby in Germany. In the latest instalment, she tackles immunisations and baby pharmaceuticals.

A very German shopping list

A very German shopping list

Kitting out babies the German way

Kitting out babies the German way

Bare baby bums and flyswatters

Bare baby bums and flyswatters

Mother’s milk: A secret weapon for everything

Mother’s milk: A secret weapon for everything

It’s a girl!

It’s a girl!

Babyeaucracy – paperwork for payouts

Babyeaucracy – paperwork for payouts

Hospital, birthing house or at home? Delivery options in Germany

Hospital, birthing house or at home? Delivery options in Germany

The midwife: Your best friend in natal care

The midwife: Your best friend in natal care

Very superstitious: Evil eyes, birthmarks and blindness

Very superstitious: Evil eyes, birthmarks and blindness

The name game

The name game

Baring all at the OB/GYN

Baring all at the OB/GYN